Welcome to the Cherry Gertzel Archive. This website and the descriptions it contains is a work in progress.
Currently, the OmekaS database documents the temporary index created when sorting out the Gertzel collections at her house. The records are minimally described and organised according to the container. Each container has a code that corresponds to an activity represented in the documents and the number of the container. e.g. T2 = teaching materials in container 2.
|SP||Seminar/ working papers|
|MBG||General topics (from main bedroom cupboard)|
|OR||General topics (from Office)|
|AFSAAP||Files relating to the African Studies Association of Australasia and the Pacific|
|ZB||Zambia (mainly government reports)|
|KY||Kenya (mainly government reports)|
|UG||Uganda (mainly government reports)|
|EA||East African countries (mainly government reports)|
|TZ||Tanzania (mainly government reports)|
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Folder containing handwritten and typed pages for three lectures delivered 4th, 6th and 11th October 1994.
The Beginnings of my life in Africa. File contains originals and copies of letters Cherry sent to various people from different institutions.