Newbold, D.

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 33 SAD[390]
  • Dates of Creation
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      7 boxes

Scope and Content

War service journal, 1915-1918 ; report on archaeological and exploratory tour in N.W. Kordofan and W. Dongola, 1923 ; articles; 489 photographs including Libyan Desert, Sinaiand Palestine; assorted museum objects; printed material

Administrative / Biographical History

Sudan Political Service, 1920-1945  including appointments in Kordofan and Red Sea provinces; Civil Secretary 1939-1945

Access Information

Open for consultation.

Acquisition Information

Presented by Sir Gawain Bell, 1970 & Miss A. Terry, 1978


Part of : Sudan Archive

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Related Material

There are numerous letters from Newbold spread throughout collections in the Sudan Archive


Newbold, Sir Douglas, The making of the modern Sudan: the life and letters of Sir Douglas Newbold, ed. K.D.D. Henderson (Westport, 1974)