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Official and private papers of Alexander Walker during his period as governor of St Helena, 1823-1828, and until his death in retirement in 1831., 1734-1830, undated.

Identifier: MSS.13741-13774

Scope and Contents

Whilst at St Helena, Alexander Walker busied himself in promoting the agricultural potential of the island and in tackling the question of slavery.


  • Creation: 1734-1830, undated.

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36 Volumes

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From the Fonds: Undetermined

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Part of the National Library of Scotland Archives and Manuscripts Division Repository

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