Jackson, H.C.

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 33 SAD[324]
  • Dates of Creation
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      24 boxes

Scope and Content

Papers of Bishop Gwynne used in compiling a biography; part draft copies of Sudan days and ways and biographies of Wingate and Gwynne; draft articles such as Geographical and ethnographical work of the Catholic missionaries in the Sudan in the past centuryby Father Elia Toniolo; memoirs of Lillian Oyler, American missionary; notes on Zubayr Pasha; screenplay for a film on Gordon; trek notes and route reports, Halfa and Red Sea Provinces; notes on aviation; notes on 1924 mutiny; notes on Halfa Province (bound with photographs); personal correspondence 1899-1961 ; 2,543 photographs, negatives and lantern slides covering Sudan service

Administrative / Biographical History

Sudan Political Service, 1907-1931  including appointments in Civil Secretary's Office & Sennar, Blue Nile, Upper Nile, Red Sea, Berber, Bahr el Ghazal and Halfa provinces

Access Information

Open for consultation.

Acquisition Information

Presented by Jackson, 1958-1959 & after his death, by his son D. Jackson, 1963-1973


Part of : Sudan Archive

Other Finding Aids

Draft catalogue. Summary list only for 274 glass slides.

Conditions Governing Use

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