Official correspondence relating to Sudan Railways and Gordon College; personal correspondence; personal and official diaries; working papers, including source material and correspondence; unpublished drafts; lectures and speeches; conferencepapers; 243 photographs and 41 glass slides, mostly potential illustrations for published books; museum objects; press cuttings; miscellanea and printed material
Hill, R. L.
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 33 SAD
- Dates of Creationca. 1830-1996
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description17 boxes
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Sudan Railways, 1929-1944 ; Education Department, 1944-1949 ; lecturer in Near Eastern History, University of Durham, 1949-1966 ;co-founder of the Sudan Archive, Durham, 1957
Conditions Governing Access
Open for consultation.
Presented by R. L. Hill, 1958-1995
Part of : Sudan Archive
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