Cox, C.W.M.

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

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 Memorial School 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; 128 photographs, S. Sudan 1930s, and return visits to Sudan in 1967  and 1974 ; newspaper cuttings; miscellanea; 1 map; printed material

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

Conditions Governing Access

Most archives are fully open for consultation, but it is advisable to check before your visit. Please email

Acquisition Information

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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