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Sudanese diary, 1915-02-12 - 1915-10-26

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 124/6/2

Scope and Contents

The diary (300 pages) records regional sleeping sickness inspection tours and the mapping of the Nile-Congo boundary for the Sudanese Government. It includes considerable zoological notes, and descriptions of the terrain, missionary stations, and the African peoples that Christy encountered. In many entries, Christy has underlined key words in the text or written summaries in the margins.


  • 1915-02-12 - 1915-10-26


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1 volume(s) (1 volume) : paper

Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Binding is damaged and the first 40 pages are missing. Pages 245-54 have been torn in half.




Christy, Cuthbert, 1863-1932, explorer and zoologist

Finding aid date

2008-02-29 10:14:14+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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