Bloss, J.F.E.

Archive Collection
  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 33 SAD[201]
  • Dates of Creation
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      5 boxes

Scope and Content

Official papers concerning medicine in Equatoria; reports on health care in the Sudan, 1960s; personal correspondence; papers re the work of the United Presbyterian Mission in the Sudan; draft articles; memoirs of Bloss' life in the Sudan; unpublished mss of medical history of the Sudan; 159 photographs and lantern slides covering the whole of the Sudan; 7 cinefilms covering both north and south Sudan, with VHS copies; 23 maps & plans; printed material

Administrative / Biographical History

Sudan Medical Department, 1933-1954 , serving in Khartoum & Port Sudan, & Kordofan, Bahr el Ghazal, Equatoria, Northern & Upper Nile provinces

Conditions Governing Access

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Acquisition Information

Presented by Bloss, 1960-1982. Additional gifts from Mrs C. Bloss, 1983-1994 and from Mrs G.A. Drew, 1981


Part of : Sudan Archive

Other Finding Aids

Online catalogue. Summary list only of photographs donated by Mrs Bloss in 1991 & 1994

Geographical Names