Diaries

Scope and Content

Personal diaries of Wingate containing a mixture of private and official news: Bombay, 1881 ; Aden, 1882 ; Bombay, 1883-1884 ; Battle of Abu Klea and the fall of Khartoum, 1884-1885 ; Wingate as Staff Officer to Wood, 1885-1886 ; inspection tourto Aswan, 1888 ; Khedive's visit to the frontier, 1894 ; battle of Omdurman and Fashoda incident, 1898 ; expedition against the Khalīfah, 1899 ; inspection tour of Mongalla Province and the Lado Enclave, 1902 ; inspection tours of the White andUpper Nile areas, 1903