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Baker, Samuel White, Sir, 1821-1893. Autograph letter signed to Sir Roderick Murchison, from Hedenham Hall

Catalog Data

Collection Creator:
Train, Russell E., 1920-2012  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian. Libraries)  Search this
1 Item (Correspondence, 4.5 x 7 in.)
Item M006a
Archival materials
1867 March 8
Scope and Contents note:
Outlines a scheme for detaching Egypt from Turkish control, annexing the Sudan, and establishing a cordon of guard posts from Gondokoro to Zanzibar. He continues by lamenting the fate of Livingstone.
Collection Rights:
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Russell E. Train Africana collection / 5: Manuscripts
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