Official papers, mostly intelligence reports and correspondence; personal papers, including letter from Queen Victoria to General Gordon's sister, 1885; press cuttings; and 76 photographs, mostly of government officials and places in N. Sudan andEgypt
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 33 SAD
- Dates of Creation1884-1945
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description4 files
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
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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