Monteith, W.N.

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 33 SAD[559]
  • Dates of Creation
      1937-1958
  • Language of Material
      English
  • Physical Description
      Digital copies

Scope and Content

7 diaries covering Monteith's time at Oxford, his service in the Sudan Political Service and as Clerk Assistant of the House of Representatives, and part of his time working for the Foreign Office in Yemen and Oman, 1937-1958 ; 144 photographs taken by Monteith in the Sudan, mainly in the Nuba Mountains, 1950s

Administrative / Biographical History

Sudan Political Service, 1938-1955  including appointments in Kassala, Gezira, Northern and Kordofan provinces; war service, 1940-1945; Clerk Assistant to the House of Representatives, Khartoum, 1953-1955 ; H. M. Foreign Office (Yemen, Bahrain, Oman), 1955-1963

Conditions Governing Access

Open for consultation.

Acquisition Information

Loaned for digital copying by Ms Ann Collett-White, 2009

Note

Part of : Sudan Archive

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