Davies, R.

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Memorandum on policy in Dar Kabābīsh; official and personal letters; articles and speeches, chiefly on Algeria, Egypt and South Africa; 9 photographs, Algeria and Egypt; 1 watercolour; printed material

Administrative / Biographical History

Sudan Political Service, 1911-1935  including appointments in Khartoum, Kordofan and Darfur provinces; service in Egypt, 1935-1942

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

Presented by Davies, 1966 & by Mr & Mrs G. Best, 1995

Note

Part of : Sudan Archive

Other Finding Aids

Separated Material

Other Sudan material, including letters, diaries & photographs is in Edinburgh University Library

Bibliography

Davies, R., The camel's back: service in the rural Sudan (London, ca.1957)