Scope and Content

Manuscript and typescript drafts of a number of publications including Fire and sword in the Sudan by R. Slatin (1895 ), Mahdiism and the Egyptian Sudan by Wingate (1891 ), Ten years captivity in the Mahdi's camp by Wingate(from the notes of Fr. Ohrwalder) (1892  ); manuscript of Father Rossignoli's account of his captivity in Omdurman (later published as I miei dodici anni di prignonia in mezzo ai Dervisci delSudan); Equatoria, the Lado Enclave by C.H. Stigand; and miscellaneous notes intended for use in a projected autobiography by Wingate