Papers on land settlement in Sennar, 1915 ; report on the proposed boundary between French and British territory in N. Darfur, 1917 ; reports on horse shows in Kordofan, 1921-1923 ; memorandum on Some African type buildings for use in the Anglo-Egyptian Sudan, with photographs; handbook of Khartoum Province, 1936 ; memorandum on the layout and development of Khartoum, KhartoumNorth and Omdurman, with photographs; memorandum on the public health of Khartoum Province, with photographs; account of the history, planning and development of Khartoum; correspondence re the Slatin memorial, 1936-1937 ; personal letters; diaries; articles and lecture notes; water colours; 6 cinefilms of Khartoum with VHS video copies; 1,734 photographs and glass slides including Nile campaigns 1884-1885 and 1896-1898 , Darfur campaign 1916 and Abyssinian campaign, 1940-1941 ; 10 maps andplans; newspaper cuttings; museum objects; printed material
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 33 SAD
- Dates of Creation1884-1976
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description14 boxes
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Sudan Political Service, 1909-1936 , including appointments in Khartoum, Blue Nile, Sennar, Darfur and Kordofan provinces
Open for consultation.
Presented by Sarsfield-Hall, 1962, Mrs Sarsfield-Hall, 1978 & 1981-1996, Miss C. Sarsfield-Hall, 1983-1996, 2008 & A.H.M. Kirk-Greene, 1991
Part of : Sudan Archive
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