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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

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
Presented by Sir Gawain Bell, 1970 & Miss A. Terry, 1978
Open for consultation.
Permission to make any published use of material from the collection must be sought in advance from the Sub-Librarian, Special Collections (e-mail 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.
Related collections held at Durham:
There are numerous letters from Newbold spread throughout collections in the Sudan Archive
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
World War, 1914-1918

Date last modified: 31 January 2014