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papers re the work of the United Presbyterian Mission in the Sudan; draft articles; memoirs of Bloss' life in the Sudan;unpublished mss of medical history of the Sudan; 159 photographs and lantern slides covering the whole of the Sudan; 7 cinefilms covering both north and south Sudan, with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
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 33 SAD
- Dates of Creationca.1903-1973
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description5 boxes
Scope and Content
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
Open for consultation.
Presented by Bloss, 1960-1982. Additional gifts from Mrs C. Bloss, 1983-1994 and from Mrs G.A. Drew, 1981
Part of : Sudan Archive
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