Official papers, mostly intelligence reports and correspondence; personal papers; press cuttings; and 74 photographs, mostly of government officials and places in N. Sudan and Egypt.
R. P. S. Elderton
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Egyptian Army service, 1903-1925; seconded to the Sudan Finance Department, as Deputy Assistant Financial Secretary, 1903-1917 and Assistant Financial Secretary, 1918-1925.
Conditions Governing Access
Open for consultation.
Presented by Major and Mrs R.P.S. Elderton, 1958 and Mr P. MacDonald, 2005.
Part of : Sudan Archive
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