Luce, W.H.T.

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Official papers from the Civil Secretary's Office, Blue Nile Province and particularly from his service as Adviser to the Governor-General, including correspondence with the Sudan Agency, London concerning political developments in the Sudan, negotiations with Egypt, Sudanisation and the 1955  mutiny at Torit; personal papers; diaries, 1934-1941 ; articles, lectures and books; album of 38 photographs of W.H.T.L.'s visit to Northern Province, 1969 ; 1 map; newspaper cuttings; printed material

Administrative / Biographical History

Sudan Political Service, 1930-1955  including appointments in Berber, Darfur, Blue Nile and Equatoria provinces, & the Civil Secretary's Office; Adviser to the Governor-General on Constitutional and External Affairs, 1953-1955

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 Sir Richard Luce, 1996

Note

Part of : Sudan Archive

Other Finding Aids

Separated Material

The papers relating to Sir William Luce's service in the Gulf States are held at Exeter University.