Howell, P.P.

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Official papers on the Nuer, Dinka and Baqqārah including correspondence, reports, handing-over notes, notes on tribal customs, social structures and laws, minutes of DCs' meetings, etc.; papers relating to the Jonglei Investigation Team and Southern Development Investigation Team including correspondence, reports, answers to questionnaires, etc.; personal letters; memoirs; 51 photographs, chiefly of Shilluk; 5 maps and plans; printed material

Administrative / Biographical History

Sudan Political Service, 1938-1955  including appointments in Khartoum, Upper Nile & Kordofan provinces; secondment to O.E.T.A. (Eritrea); Chairman Jonglei Investigation Team; Chairman Southern Development Investigation Team

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 Howell, 1982-1992 & Mrs B. Howell, 1995

Note

Part of : Sudan Archive

Other Finding Aids

Online catalogue for material presented 1982-1992. Summary list for 1995 gift