Allan, W.N.

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Papers relating to Nile Waters, 1920-1969 ; Lake Tsana, 1920-1955 ; Gezira, 1925-1969 ; Sennar Dam, 1926-1969 ; White Nile, 1936-1950 ; Iraq, 1940 ; Upper Nile and Equatoria, 1945-1953 ; fourth cataract project, 1946-1953 ; projects in Egypt, 1950-1959 ; Atbara River, 1956 ; River Gash, 1956 ; economy of the Sudan, 1958 ; Darfur, 1958 ; Technical Mission on Sudan Irrigation, 1959 ; Khashm el Girba, 1964-1966 ; printed material relating to irrigation

Administrative / Biographical History

Irrigation Department, 1927-1946 ; Irrigation Consultant to Sudan Government, 1946-1969

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 Allan, 1971-1984, and by Mrs H. Allan, 1985

Note

Part of : Sudan Archive

Other Finding Aids

Online catalogue for the four main donations of material received from Allan. Summary list only for material received after his death, including photographs and slides