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Special Collections

Description of Special Collection

Collection Level Description: Newbold, D.
University Library

Collection Level Description: Newbold, D.


Collection name: Newbold, D.
Collection code: GB 0033 SAD
Date range: 1913-1966
Extent: 7 boxes
Language: English
Held by: Durham University Library, Archives and Special Collections
Part of : Sudan Archive

Contents:
War service journal, 1915-1918; report on archaeological and exploratory tour in N.W. Kordofan and W. Dongola, 1923; articles; 489 photographs including Libyan Desert, Sinai and Palestine; assorted museum objects; printed material
About the creator:
Sudan Political Service, 1920-1945 including appointments in Kordofan and Red Sea provinces; Civil Secretary 1939-1945
Provenance:
Presented by Sir Gawain Bell, 1970 & Miss A. Terry, 1978
Access:
Open for consultation.
Usage:
Permission to make any published use of material from the collection must be sought in advance from the Sub-Librarian, Special Collections (e-mail PG.Library@durham.ac.uk) and, where appropriate, from the copyright owner. The Library will assist where possible with identifying copyright owners, but responsibility for ensuring copyright clearance rests with the user of the material.
Catalogues:
Catalogue
Related collections held at Durham:
There are numerous letters from Newbold spread throughout collections in the Sudan Archive
Bibliography:
Newbold, Sir Douglas, The making of the modern Sudan: the life and letters of Sir Douglas Newbold, ed. K.D.D. Henderson (Westport, 1974)


Index terms

Newbold, Sir Douglas, 1894-1945
Sudan - Antiquities
Dongola (Sudan: Province)
Kordofan (Sudan)
Egypt - Description and travel
Palestine - Description and travel
Sudan - Description and travel
Libyan Desert - Description and travel
Diaries - 20th century
Artefacts
Photographs
World War, 1914-1918

Date last modified: 31 January 2014