Bolton, A.R.C.

Archive Collection
  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 33 SAD[206]
  • Dates of Creation
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      3 boxes

Scope and Content

Official papers including handing-over notes, Eastern Kordofan; personal correspondence; articles, speeches & memoirs; 90 photographs mainly N. Sudan including visit to Sayyīd 'Abd al-Raḥmān al-Mahdī on Aba Island, 1924 ; 2 maps; museum objects; newspaper cuttings; printed material

Administrative / Biographical History

Sudan Political Service, 1923-1947 , 1952-1954  including appointments in White Nile, Kordofan, Khartoum, Blue Nile, Upper Nile and Northern provinces

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 Bolton, 1973-1982 & by K.D.D. Henderson, 1987


Part of : Sudan Archive

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