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Sudan, 1953-02 - 1954-07

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 1/2/79

Scope and Contents

Papers and correspondence on British policy on the Sudan, including: notes from Sir Sayid Abdel Rahman Pasha El Mahdi on the constitutional position in the Sudan, particularly on Egyptian interference; correspondence with Charles Ponsonby; issues of Hansard; prints of Parliamentary papers on the agreement between Britain and Egypt over the self-government and self-determination of the Sudan; speech notes; memoranda from the public relations consultant to the Sudanese Government in London on the electoral campaign for the Sudan’s first self-governing Parliament; note by [Arthur] Douglas Dodds-Parker on the future of the Sudan; minutes of the Conservative Parliamentary defence committee on implications for the Canal Zone [Egypt] and the Middle East.


  • Creation: 1953-02 - 1954-07


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

The majority of the papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge, though the constituency papers and some of the correspondence and political papers remain closed.


1 file(s)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

Box 680

Finding aid date

2011-01-21 17:15:06.043000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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