Bell, G.W.

Archive Collection
  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 33 SAD[198]
  • Dates of Creation
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      6 boxes

Scope and Content

Official papers covering service in Kordofan, Cairo, Civil Secretary's Office and Ministry of the Interior; semi-official correspondence; papers concerning the Anglo-Sudanese Association and the Sudan Government British Pensioners' Association; letters home; diaries and trek notes; articles and speeches; biographical notes on Col. John C. Kirkham; 500 photographs covering Sudan service; newspaper cuttings; museum objects; printed material

Administrative / Biographical History

Sudan Political Service, 1931-1955  including appointments in Kassala, Kordofan & Blue Nile provinces, the Sudan Agency Cairo and Civil Secretary's Office

Conditions Governing Access

Most archives are fully open for consultation, but it is advisable to check before your visit. Please email

Acquisition Information

Presented by Bell, 1984-1990 & by Mrs C. Prebble, 1996


Part of : Sudan Archive

Other Finding Aids

Online catalogue. Summary list only for material received in 1996