Archive Collection
  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 33 SAD[229]
  • Dates of Creation
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      6 boxes

Scope and Content

Official papers, mainly of a financial nature, relating to irrigation, cotton production, the national currency, the Sudan Defence Force, Sudanisation and development; diaries, 1936-1937; lectures and speeches; 5 amateur films and 10 governmentpublicity films, 1950s; printed material

Administrative / Biographical History

Posts and Telegraphs, 1937-1938 ; Finance Department, 1939-1941  and 1945-1955 ; War Supply Department, 1941-1945 ; Acting Financial Secretary, then Permanent Under Secretary to Ministry of Finance, 1953-1955; Financial & Economic Adviser to Sudan Government, 1955-1959

Conditions Governing Access

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Acquisition Information

Presented by Sir John Carmichael, 1960-1961. Later donations by him, 1982, and his wife, 1999.


Part of : Sudan Archive

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