Wood, K.M.E.

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 33 SAD[606]
  • Dates of Creation
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      7 boxes

Scope and Content

Official papers, chiefly relating to girls' education; personal letters from her husband and between Mrs Wood and her friend Alice Davies; personal and appointment diaries; speeches, 239 photographs and negatives; newspaper cuttings;miscellanea

Administrative / Biographical History

Sudan Education Department, 1947-1958 , including Mistress, Girls' Training College, Omdurman, 1947-1948  and Headmistress, El Obeid Girls' Intermediate School, 1948 , Omdurman Girls' Intermediate School, 1949-1954  and Girls' Secondary School, Khartoum, 1954-1958

Access Information

Open for consultation.

Acquisition Information

Presented by David Castle (2007 & 2009), also containing the papers of Kathleen's husband, George Wood, which are now catalogued separately.


Part of : Sudan Archive

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