Official papers covering education including memoranda, reports etc. on government policy, southern education, individual schools, mission education, Bakht er Ruda, Gordon Memorial College, University College of Khartoum and Kitchener MemorialSchool of Medicine; correspondence with Sudan officials, teachers and missionaries; papers re the Makerere-Khartoum Commission, 1937 ; personal papers; diaries of inspection tours; articles, lectures and speeches; 128photographs, S. Sudan 1930s, and return visits to Sudan in 1967 and 1974 ; newspaper cuttings; miscellanea; 1 map; printed material
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 33 SAD
- Dates of Creation1915-1974
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description14 boxes
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Director of Education & Principal of Gordon Memorial College, 1937-1939 ; Education Adviser to the Secretary of State for the Colonies, 1940-1970
Open for consultation.
Presented by Dr I. McGilchrist, Cox's literary executor, 1982-1986; one additional gift from A.H.M. Kirk-Greene, 1982
Part of : Sudan Archive
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