St. Helena timeline, 1840-1849: References

  • Allen’s Indian Mail, Vol. IV (1846).
  • Bandinel, James. Some Account of the Trade in Slaves from Africa, as connected with Europe and America (London: Longman, Brown, and Co., 1842).
  • Birch, Arthur N. and William Robinson. The Colonial Office List for 1867 (London: Harrison, 1867).
  • Brand, G. "Observations of the Great Comet of 1843.” Monthly Notices of the Journal of the Royal Astronomical Society, Vol. VI.
  • Chalmers, Robert. A History of Currency (London: printed for H.M.S.O. by Eyre and Spottiswood, 1893?).
  • Great Britain. House of Commons. Accounts and Papers: Thirty Volumes. (2.) Estimates. Session 1 February – 1 August 1849. Vol. XXXI.
  • Great Britain. House of Commons. Accounts and Papers: Thirty Volumes. (26.—Part I.) Piracy; Slave Trade. Session 4 February – 8 August 1851. Vol. LVI.—Part I.
  • Great Britain. House of Commons. Accounts and Papers: Thirty Volumes. (5.) Colonies: Colonial Possessions, &c. Session 1 February – 1 August 1849. Vol. XXXIV (1849).
  • Great Britain. House of Commons. Accounts and Papers: Thirty-Seven Volumes. (34.) Slave Trade. Session 19 January – 23 July 1847. Vol. LXVII.
  • Great Britain. House of Commons. Accounts and Papers: Twenty Volumes. (6.) Emigration. Session 3 February – 12 August 1842. Vol. XXXI (1842).
  • Great Britain. House of Commons. Reports from Commissioners: Eighteen Volumes. (18.) Colonial Land and Emigration, &c. Session 2 February – 24 August 1843. Vol. XXIX.
  • Great Britain. House of Commons. The Reports made for the Year 1849 to the Secretary of State having the Department of the Colonies; in continuation of the Reports annually made by the Governors of the British Colonies, with a view to exhibit generally The Past and Present State of Her Majesty's Colonial Possessions; transmitted with the Blue Books for the Year 1849. Part II (London: W. Clowes and Sons, 1850).
  • Great Britain. House of Lords. Report of the Select Committee of the House of Lords, appointed to consider the best Means which Great Britain can adopt for the Final Extinction of the African Slave Trade, Session 1849, ordered by the House of Commons to be Printed, 15 February 1850.
  • Great Britain. Houses of Parliament. Tables of the Revenue, Population, Commerce, &c. of the United Kingdom, and its Dependencies. Part XII. (London: W. Clowes and Sons, 1844).
  • Great Britain. Reports from Commissioners: Nine Volumes. (3.) Army. Purchase and Sale of Commissions; Pathology of Diseases of the Army in the East. Session 30 April – 28 August 1857. Vol. XVIII.
  • Great Britain. Saint Helena Act 1833, c.85, sec. 112. UK Legislation; delivered by The National Archives, online at www.legislation.gov.uk (accessed 2015-06-28).
  • Great Britain. Science and Art Department of the Committee of Council on Education. Catalogue of the Special Loan Collection of Scientific Apparatus at the South Kensington Museum, 2nd ed. (London: George E. Eyre and William Spottiswood, 1876).
  • Great Britain. Slavery Abolition Act 1833. UK Legislation; delivered by The National Archives, online at www.legislation.gov.uk (accessed 2015-06-28).
  • Great Britain. The Reports made for the Year 1845 to the Secretary of State having the Department of the Colonies: in continuation of the Reports annually made by the Governors of the British Colonies, with a view to exhibit generally The Past and Present State of Her Majesty's Colonial Possessions, transmitted with the Blue Books for the Year 1845, Vol. IV (London: W. Clowes and Sons, July 1846).
  • Great Britain. War Office. A List of the Officers of the Army and Royal Marines (London: W. Clowes & Sons, and F. Pinkney, 1843).
  • Great Britain. War Office. A List of the Officers of the Army and of the Corps of Royal Marines, on Full, Retired, and Half-Pay; with an Index, corrected throughout to the 31st March 1849, 1849-50 (London: W. Clowes & Sons, 1849)
  • Grove, Richard H. Green Imperalism: Colonial Expansion, Tropical Island Edens and the Origins of Environmentalism (Cambridge University Press, March 1996).
  • Hatfield, Edwin F. St. Helena and the Cape of Good Hope: or, Incidents in the Missionary Life of the Rev. James M'Gregor Bertram, of St. Helena (New York: Edward H. Fletcher, 1852).
  • Irving, Joseph. The Annals of Our Time (London: Macmillan and Co., 1869).
  • Jackson, E.L. St. Helena: The Historic Island (New York: Thomas Whittaker, 1905).
  • King, Thomas Worthington, and Steven E. Kagle, ed. Journal of a Voyage around the World: A Year on the Ship Helena (The Ohio State University, 2003).
  • Laurie, James, and Adriano Balbi. System of Universal Geography (Edinburgh: Adam and Charles Black; London: Longman, Brown, Green, & Longmans 1842).
  • M’Henry, George. “An Account of the Liberated African Establishment at St. Helena.” Simmonds’ Colonial Magazine and Foreign Miscellany, Vols. V-VII (London: Simmonds & Ward, Foreign & Colonial Office, 1845-6).
  • Mellis, John Charles. St. Helena: A Physical, Historical, and Topographical Description of the Island (London: L. Reeve & Co., 1875).
  • National Library of Australia. Trove Digitised Newspapers, online at www.trove.nla.gov.au, accessed 2015-07-02.
  • Niles' National Register, Jeremiah Hughes, ed. Vol. LXI, 23 July 1842.
  • Oudemans, Antoon Cornelius. The Great Sea Serpent (New York: Cosimo, Inc., 2009).
  • Peterkin, Alfred. Commissioned Officers in the Medical Services of the British Army, 1660-1960, Part I (Great Britain: Wellcome Historical Medical Library, 1968).
  • Steiner, Sue, and Robin Liston. St. Helena, Ascension, Tristan da Cunha, 2nd ed. (Chalfon St Peter, Bucks: Bradt Travel Guide, 2007).
  • The African Repository and Colonial Journal, Vol. XXV (Washington: C. Alexander, October 1849)
  • The British Newspaper Archive, britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk, pub. Findmypast Newspaper Archive Limited, in partnership with The British Library (accessed 2015-05-16, 2015-06-27ff, by subscription); transcribed by Alison Kilpatrick.
  • The Church of England Magazine, Vol. XIII, Sept. 1842.
  • The Guardian. "Archaeologists find graves containing bodies of 5,000 slaves on remote island," The Guardian (2012-03-08, ed. 2012-03-12), www.theguardian.com, accessed 2015-06-28.
  • The Merchants' Magazine, Vol. III, Jan.–June 1843, and Vol. XIX, July-Dec. 1848, conducted by Freeman Hunt (New York: 142 Fulton-street).
  • St. Helena National Trust. St. Helena Trust Education Packs, 1.2 Places of Historic Interest - The Jamestown Market, 2nd ed. (St. Helena National Trust, 2013).
  • Saint Helena Island Info web site, pub. Moonbeams Limited (accessed 2015-05-16).
  • The St. Helena Foundation. St. Helena (John Ekwall, webmaster, Backaryd, Sweden; online at www.sthelena.se (accessed 2015-05-16, 2015-07-05).
  • The United States Army and Navy Journal and Gazette of the Regular and Volunteer Forces, Vol. XXI (19 July 1884).
  • United Kingdom. How did the Abolition Acts of 1807 and 1833 affect the slave trade? The National Archives of the UK, online at http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/ education/resources/slavery/, accessed 2015-06-28.
  • Unwin, Brian. Terrible Exile: The Last Days of Napoleon on St Helena (New York: I.B. Tauris & Co Ltd.).
  • Watts, Francis. Bulletins and Other State Intelligence for the Year 1849 (London: Harrison and Son).
  • WorldCat, www.worldcat.org, accessed 2015-07-01.

Return to St Helena and the St Helena Regiment index page.
Return to Local history timelines index page.

❖          ❖          ❖

© Alison Kilpatrick, 2015. All rights reserved.
Copyright notice

"The past is a foreign country; they do things differently there."—Lesley Poles Hartley (1895–1972), The Go-Between (1953).

E-mail   |   Subscribe to RSS feed   |   Subscribe to mailing list   |   Privacy statement   |   Site map

© Alison Kilpatrick 2014–2018. All rights reserved.