Stewart, J.D.H.

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Papers relating to Stewart's work in Anatolia, 1878-1882 ; official correspondence, journal and report on his mission to the Sudan to report on the desert route from Suakin to Berber, the disposition of Egyptian troops, the slave trade and the revolt of Muhammad Ahmad al-Mahdi, 1882-1883 ; journal and related correspondence on his second mission to the Sudan in the company of General Gordon, 1884 ; 5 photographs, including of the Abbas; articles relating to Stewart

Administrative / Biographical History

Military Vice-Consul at Konia, Anatolia, 1879-1883 ; first mission to the Sudan, 1882  and report presented to Parliament, 1883 ; accompanied General Gordon to Khartoum, 1884 ; killed in ambush north of Berber, 18 Sep 1884

Conditions Governing Access

Most archives are fully open for consultation, but it is advisable to check before your visit. Please email pg.library@durham.ac.uk

Acquisition Information

Deposited by Lt Col C. E. Hamill Stewart, 1966

Note

Part of : Sudan Archive

Other Finding Aids