Blaikie, J.A.A.

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Official papers, Fung Province; memoirs, including account of experiences during the Italian invasion of Kassala; article; 278 photographs, chiefly of Darfur, 1936-1939  and the opening of the Abu al-Ala Pump Scheme in Fung District, 1950 ; museum objects

Administrative / Biographical History

Sudan Political Service, 1936-1954  including appointments in Darfur, Finance Department, Kassala, Equatoria, Khartoum and Blue Nile provinces; Sudan Defence Force service, 1940-1941 ; O.E.T.A., Eritrea and Cyrenaica, 1941-1943

Conditions Governing Access

Most archives are fully open for consultation, but it is advisable to check before your visit. Please email pg.library@durham.ac.uk

Acquisition Information

Presented by Blaikie, 1984-1985

Note

Part of : Sudan Archive

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