Description of Special Collection
Collection Level Description: Maxwell, J.G.
- Collection name: Maxwell, J.G.
- Collection code: GB 0033 SAD
- Date range: 1898-1899
- Extent: 1 volume
- Language: English
- Held by: Durham University Library, Archives and Special Collections
- Part of : Sudan Archive
Scrapbook containing copies of telegrams, diary and notes relating to the Fashoda Incident with 40 photographs of the construction of the Halfa-Berber railway, Khartoum and the visit of the Duke of Connaught to Omdurman, 1899
About the creator:
British Army and Egyptian Army, 1879-1919 ; Governor of Khartoum, 1898-1899 ; served in Egyptian war of 1882 and Nile campaigns 1884-1886 and 1896-1898
Presented by Maj. E.O. Springfield, 1958
Related collections elsewhere:
Maxwell's papers are at Princeton University Library
Arthur, G.C.A., General Sir John Maxwell (1932)
Ufford, Letitia, "Imperialists at work and play", Princeton University Library Chronicle, 51 (Spring, 1990), 141-182
Index termsMaxwell, John Grenfell, Sir, 1859-1929.
Arthur, Prince, Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, 1850-1942.
Sudan -- History -- 1862-1899.
Railroads -- Sudan.
Fashoda Crisis, 1898.
Date last modified: 25 November 2008