Lea, C.A.E.

  • 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 andKassala; 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

Access Information

Open for consultation.

Acquisition Information

Presented by Lea, 1979-1982


Part of : Sudan Archive

Other Finding Aids

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to make any published use of material from the collection must be sought in advance from the Sub-Librarian, Special Collections (e-mail PG.Library@durham.ac.uk) and, where appropriate, from the copyright owner. The Library will assist where possible with identifying copyright owners, but responsibility for ensuring copyright clearance rests with the user of the material.


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)