Newbold, D.

Archive Collection
  • 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, Sinai and 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

Conditions Governing Access

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Acquisition Information

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


Part of : Sudan Archive

Other Finding Aids

Draft catalogue

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)