Gillan, J.A.

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 33 SAD[291]
  • Dates of Creation
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      2.5 boxes, 7 albums

Scope and Content

Official reports, memoranda; semi-official correspondence; speeches; miscellanea; 1,974 photographs, mainly Kordofan, Khartoum and the Darfur campaign, 1916 ; 4 maps; sword and robe of `Alī Dīnār and other museumobjects; newspaper cuttings; printed material

Administrative / Biographical History

Sudan Political Service, 1909-1939  including appointments in Kordofan, Darfur, Red Sea, Berber and Nuba Mountains provinces; Civil Secretary, 1934-1939

Access Information

Open for consultation.

Acquisition Information

Presented by Gillan, 1962 & 1968, and A.J.A. Gillan, 1981


Part of : Sudan Archive

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