Official papers, relating to Berber, Nuba Mountains & Mongalla, including the rising at Kadugli, 1915; correspondence and memoranda re Mesopotamia including the Najaf rising; letters home from the Sudan & Mesopotamia; copy letters fromGertrude Bell to Balfour and to Sir Valentine Chirol, 1892-1923 ; articles & speeches; newspaper cuttings; printed material
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 33 SAD
- Dates of Creation1892-1958
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 box
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Public Works Department, 1906-1912 ; Sudan Political Service, 1912-1917 , 1921-1924 , 1926-1931 in Berber, Nuba Mountains, Kassala and Mongalla provinces; Iraq, 1917-1920 ; Madras, 1924-1925
Letters of Gertrude Bell containing material of an “emotional or personal nature” may not be copied.
Papers presented by Balfour, 1962 and the printed material by E. Balfour, 1976
Part of : Sudan Archive
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