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
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 33 SAD
- Dates of Creationca.1899-1961
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description24 boxes
Scope and Content
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
Conditions Governing Access
Open for consultation.
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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