Kelly,H.H.

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Commissions and decorations; letters re his death; route reports on treks in Kordofan and on the Abyssinian frontier; diary of Sudan/Uganda boundary rectification, 1912-1913  ; 570 photographs includingEgypt, Sinai and Sudan/Uganda boundary; newspaper cuttings

Administrative / Biographical History

Egyptian Army, 1903-1913  ; Assistant Director of Public Works, 1908-1912; Beir Patrol Officer, 1912; Chief Commissioner, Sudan-Uganda Boundary Commission, 1912-1913

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 Maj. D. Kelly, 1965

Note

Part of : Sudan Archive

Other Finding Aids

Bibliography

Kelly, H.H., Imperial boundary making: the diary of Captain Kelly and the Sudan-Uganda Boundary Commission of 1913, ed. G.H. Blake (Oxford, 1997)

Corporate Names