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

Scope and Content Note

The H. K. Banda Archive includes correspondence, speeches, manuscripts, diaries, and extensive background information about Southern and Central Africa, including Malawi, Zambia, Zimbabwe and South Africa, both published and unpublished. There are also some mixed media items in the collection, including videos, mini cassettes, photos, and cloth (housed elsewhere).

Prominent correspondents include Cecilia Tamanda Kadzamira (Banda’s official hostess), Mangosuthu Buthelezi, Colin Baker, Kanyama Chiume, Kenneth Kaunda, Gwanda Chakuamba, and Kwame Nkrumah.