Collins, R.O.

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 33 sad[237]
  • Dates of Creation
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      50.5 boxes

Scope and Content

Working papers, including original source material used in writing academic theses and books; unpublished / draft articles, reviews etc by Collins; papers concerning advisory work for the US Government; papers concerning conferences attended;general correspondence on the Sudan, 1967-1998 ; papers relating to fellowships and research grants; unpublished conference papers, articles, theses, books etc by other academics;copies of published works (chiefly microfilms); primary source material on the Sudan, particularly on the South, including papers and recordings of the proceedings of the Round Table Conference on the South in 1965; primary source material onJonglei; tape logs of archival material and indexes to collection; papers relating to links with other universities; papers concerning societies and associations; 175 photographs and 966 35mm slides; 134 maps and plans; press cuttings and pressstatements; and miscellanea

Administrative / Biographical History

Professor of History, University of California Santa Barbara 1965-1994 ; Professor of History Emeritus, University of California Santa Barbara 1994-2008  and author of numerous books and articles on the Sudan, particularly on the South

Access Information

Open for consultation.

Acquisition Information

Presented by Collins, 1997; Dr P.J. Imperato, 2022


Part of : Sudan Archive

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