Austin, H.H.

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Report and diary of Sobat River survey 1900  (copy)

Administrative / Biographical History

Royal Engineers, 1887-1920; survey work on the western border of Abyssinia 1899-1901

Conditions Governing Access

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Acquisition Information

Presented by A.T. Matson, 1970


Part of : Sudan Archive

Other Finding Aids

Draft catalogue

Location of Originals

MacMillan Library, Nairobi


Austin, H.H., Among swamps and giants in Equatorial Africa: an account of surveys and adventures in the southern Sudan and British East Africa (London, 1902)

Geographical Names