Willis, C.A.

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Notes on the disturbances of 1924 ; report on slavery and the pilgrimage, 1926 ; handing-over notes, Upper Nile Province; report on tribes in Upper Nile Province 1927 ; report on the possible effects of the sudd project of irrigation on the local population, 1928 ; draft report of the Public Works Ministry committee on the Veveno-Pibor scheme; letters home, 1908-1931 ; diaries covering service in Kordofan and Red Sea; articles; 18 maps; 761 photographs, Sudan and Europe; rātib of Muḥammad Aḥmad al-Mahdī, 1332/1914 ; printed material

Administrative / Biographical History

Sudan Political Service, 1905-1931  including appointments in Kordofan, Red Sea, Dongola and Upper Nile provinces; A/Director of Intelligence, 1915-1926

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 Willis, 1961 & Mrs E. Schumacher, 1977


Part of : Sudan Archive

Other Finding Aids

Draft catalogue

Corporate Names