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H. K. Banda Archive, 1924-2005 bulk 1950-1997

Series: Box 7



Includes the following subseries: programmes, forms/permits, directories, maps, miscellaneous, and unpublished manuscripts.


Organized chronologically within subseries, when possible.

Subseries: Programmes

Includes invitations, official programme booklets, schedules, and announcements.

Commencement Ceremony Programme. Meharry Medical College. May 20, 1937. 

Guest List. Party in honor of Dr Hastings Banda and Mr. Kenneth Kaunda at Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Wilson’s, Washington DC. 3 April 1960. 

"Nyasaland and Africa’s Future" Public Meeting notice. London. 2 May 1960. 

Self-Government Celebrations Programme. Rangley Stadium [Malawi]. 3 February 1963 

Malawi Independence souvenir programme. 4-7 July 1964 .

Malawi Republic Celebrations detailed working programme. 4-8 July 1966 

Farewell dinner in honour of Sir Glyn Jones, given by H. Kamuzu Banda. Blantyre, Malawi. 17 June 1966. 

State banquet in honor of H. Kamuzu Banda, offered by President and Madame Chiang Kai-Shek, guest information. 5 August 1967. 

Banquet in honor of President and Madame Chiang Kai-Shek offered by the President of Malawi. Tapei. 9 August 1967. 

Visit of Dr. Kamuzu Banda to Mozambique. September 1971. 

Visita de estado de sua excelencia o presidente vitalicio do Malavi, Dr. H. Kamuzu Banda. Provincia de Mocambique. 24-26 September 1971. 

(2 copies)

Silver Jubilee of Independence Celebrations. July 1989. 

Invitations to state dinners at Sanjika Palace

Menu for State Dinner

National Service of Worship Programme

Detailed programme of events

Folder 11 "Malawi, Mauritius and Swaziland: Opportunities for Business". Schedule and biographies of speakers. Washington D.C. 16-18 April, 1990. 

26th anniversary of Independence Celebrations. Blantyre, Malawi. 4-7 July 1990 

State Banquet, Sanjika Palace.

Invitation to Celebrations Display

Invitation to Celebrations Ball

Funeral service programme for Sir Glyn Jones. St. Mary’s Church, Goudhurst, UK. 20 June 1992 

Wedding Invitation and reception programme of Patrick Chirwa and Elizabeth Mahuka. Lilongwe, Malawi. 30 April 1994 

Itinerary. 10 April – 13 May 1994 

Republic of Malawi Extraordinary Meeting Parliament, order paper. 16 May 1994 

British-American Business Council of the Pacific Northwest Gala Dinner invitation. July 29, 1996. 

House of Lords. United Kingdom. 13 January 1997 

Peers’ Dining Room menu

Notice and orders of the day

A guide for visitors to the galleries

Folder 12 State visit of Dr. H. Kamuzu Banda to the Republic of South Africa. 16-20 August 1971. 

Zikomo kamuzu show. Civil Servants. Malawi: 27 June 1976 

Programme for the Commonwealth visit to Malawi of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom. 22-25 July 1979 

Programme of the official opening of Kamuzu Academy by Dr. H. Kamuzu Banda at Mtunthama in Kasungu District. 21 November 1981 

Programme of the state visit to Malawi by the president of the United Republic of Tanzania His Excellency Ali Hassan Mwinyi and Madam Sitti Mwinyi. 3-7 July 1989 

Ceremonial Parade on Kamuzu Day. Kamuzu Institute for Youth, Lilongwe. 14 May 1993 

Programme for the welcoming ceremony of Malawi army troops from Nacala corridor, Mozambique. Liwonde, Machinga, Malawi. 10 June 1993 

Folder 13 The national service of worship. 29th anniversary of independence celebrations. 1993 

(2 copies)

Detailed working programme. 29th anniversary of independence celebrations 1993. Blantyre, Malawi. 4-8 July 1993 

(3 copies)

Folder 14 Ceremonial parade on Kamuzu Day held at Kamuzu Stadium. Blantyre. 14 May 1994 

(2 copies)

Subseries: Folder 15 Forms/Permits

Completed or Partially Completed Forms

Permit to hold a public meeting, Kasungu Malawi. Signed by T.J. Samu Banda. 4 July 1961. 

Malawi Congress Party cards. In Chichewa

Cidziwiso kwa Anthu Onse a ku Nyasaland. In Chichewa

Blank Forms

Republic of Malawi immigration exit cards

Republic of Malawi application for visa to enter Malawi

Opinion surveys

Subseries: Folder 16 Directories

Lists with telephone and/or address

Newspaper editors

Opposition party presidents, chairmen and secretary generals

Party contact list of addresses and telephone numbers. Malawi Congress Party

Medical practitioners and dentists registration ordinance of Nyasaland

Subseries: Folder 17 Maps

Geographers’ A-Z London: atlas and street index

School Atlas for Malawi

Atlas for Malawi

Folder 18 Hammond Superior Wall Map: Africa

Malawi road and tourist map 1992 

Street guide and gazetteer to the city of Blantyre

4 hand-drawn maps of Malawi

1788  "La Basse Guinee" by M. Bonne.

A tourist map of Malawi. 1989 

Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland: Nkata Bay

Zomba, Malawi

Mozambican refugees in Malawi

Malawi, 1978 

Folder 19 Blantyre, Malawi, 1974 

Malawi, 1973 

Mapa de Mocambique. 1983 

Caltex road map: Rhodesia, Zambia and Malawi

Mobil road map: Rhodesia, Malawi, Zambia, and Mocambique

Map of Malawi

Street map of the city of Blantyre

Mobil road strip map of Malawi

Shell gazetteer road map of Malawi

Rhodesia AAA Road report. January 1970 

Road Map of Malawi, 1977 

(2 copies)

Malawi: showing the distribution of forest and game reserves

Abercorn and Northern Nyasaland

Central and southern Nyasaland

(2 copies)

How little Europe divides big Africa

Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, 1955 

Subseries: Folder 20 Miscellaneous

Photocopied images of Malawian/Nyasaland medals

The Coat of Arms of the Republic of Malawi

(4 copies)

Malawi National Anthem

Postcard "Malawi-Republic Day July 6, 1966 "

(numerous copies)

Logo, done 2 Feb 1969  for MCP’s League of Malawi Women Development Programme

10th Anniversary of the Republic stamps

Malawi Arts and Crafts Centre flyers, envelopes

Viva Zimbabwe posters

Official Opening of Kamuzu Academy Commemorative Covers

1993  Referendum Sample Voting Guides

Malawi Congress Party posters, 1993

Malawi Congress Party Candidate Flyers

Subseries: Folder 21 Unpublished Manuscripts

Federal Ferment: an examination of partnership in the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland / Robert Hartwell [197?]