Lea, C.A.E.

Archive Collection
  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 33 SAD[348]
  • Dates of Creation
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      2 boxes

Scope and Content

Daily record of work done at Butana, 1927-1928 ; carbon copies of official correspondence, Kassala; letters home 1926-1927 ; journals covering service in Kordofan and Kassala; 165 photographs, Kassala Province; printed material

Administrative / Biographical History

Sudan Political Service, 1926-1940 , 1944-1946  including appointments in Kassala, Khartoum and Kordofan provinces; Sudan Defence Force, 1940-1942 ; Cairo, 1942-1944 ; Finance Department, 1946-1952

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 Lea, 1979-1982


Part of : Sudan Archive

Other Finding Aids


Lea, C.A.E., On trek in Kordofan: the diaries of a British district officer in the Sudan, 1931-1933, ed. M.W. Daly (Oxford, 1994)