Simpson, S.R.

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 33 SAD[435]
  • Dates of Creation
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      3.5 boxes

Scope and Content

Official papers from the Legal Department and Land Registry; papers relating to land settlement and custom 1903-1940 ; memoirs; articles; 54 photographs, chiefly Bahr al-Ghazal, Mongalla and Northernprovinces; 9 plans showing layout of new development at Khartoum and Khartoum North; Sudan Government circular memoranda; printed material

Administrative / Biographical History

Sudan Political Service, 1926-1953  including appointments in Blue Nile, Kordofan, Bahr el Ghazal, Berber, Equatoria provinces and from 1944  Khartoum Legal Department

Access Information

Open for consultation.

Acquisition Information

Presented by Simpson, 1969-1997, & Mrs L. Poulter, 1999


Part of : Sudan Archive

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