Arkell, A.J.

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Official papers, White Nile Province including appendices to a report on the slave trade from Abyssinia to White Nile Province and A note on the history of the country of the Berta lying east of Kurmuk... with special reference to the recent discovery of a considerable import of Berta slaves.. (copies)

Administrative / Biographical History

Sudan Political Service, 1921-1948  including appointments in Darfur, White Nile & Blue Nile provinces, the Civil Secretary's Office and War Supplies Department; Commissioner for Archaeology and Anthropology, 1938-1948 ; Archaeological Adviser to the Sudan Government, 1948-1953

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 Professor Suzanne Miers, 1994

Note

Part of : Sudan Archive

Other Finding Aids

Location of Originals

School of Oriental & African Studies, London