Jackson, H.C.

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Papers of Bishop Gwynne used in compiling a biography; part draft copies of Sudan days and ways and biographies of Wingate and Gwynne; draft articles such as Geographical and ethnographical work of the Catholic missionaries in the Sudan in the past century by Father Elia Toniolo; memoirs of Lillian Oyler, American missionary; notes on Zubayr Pasha; screenplay for a film on Gordon; trek notes and route reports, Halfa and Red Sea Provinces; notes on aviation; notes on 1924  mutiny; notes on Halfa Province (bound with photographs); personal correspondence 1899-1961 ; 2,543 photographs, negatives and lantern slides covering Sudan service

Administrative / Biographical History

Sudan Political Service, 1907-1931  including appointments in Civil Secretary's Office & Sennar, Blue Nile, Upper Nile, Red Sea, Berber, Bahr el Ghazal and Halfa provinces

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 Jackson, 1958-1959 & after his death, by his son D. Jackson, 1963-1973


Part of : Sudan Archive

Other Finding Aids

Draft catalogue. Summary list only for 274 glass slides