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Notes written in Arabic by Major-General Charles Gordon, also includes an English translation of an Arabic note, 1884-03 - 1885-01

Reference Code: GBR/0014/GORD 1

Scope and Contents

From the Fonds:

The most notable materials from this collection are the four notes written in Arabic by Gordon while besieged in Khartoum and a contemporary map of the Sudan by the Illustrated London News. Also included are several photographs of Gordon, and material dating to the fiftieth anniversary of his death; reflections on his life, and the order of the memorial service.


  • Creation: 1884-03 - 1885-01


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.


2 item(s) (2 items in 2 files)

Language of Materials



Finding aid date

2018-05-16 15:31:14+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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