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Sudan

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 35 Collections and/or Records:

 Fonds

Col. Bertram Romilly: Letters from Sudan and France

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9656
Scope and Contents Letters written to Romilly's father describing his military experiences.
Dates: 1912-1915
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Committee of Imperial Defence and Cabinet Prints: white papers, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0014/FISR 8/41
Scope and Contents Includes report on the military requirements of the empire as affected by Egypt and the Sudan.
Dates: 1909
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Correspondence on the 1952 Eclipse Expedition, 1950 - 1952

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 9/506
Scope and Contents Correspondence regarding the 1952 Solar Eclipse Expedition, including the following items: Correspondence with the bank regarding the transfer of money to Khartoum, 1952.Inventories of equipment, apparatus, food and medicine, and notes and correspondence on packaging, shipment costs and customs dues, 1951-1952. The correspondents include Thomas Cook, the Admiralty and the Sudan Government.Maps of Sudan and Iraq, 1951, showing the path of total eclipse of 25 February...
Dates: 1950 - 1952
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Egypt and Sudan: Correspondence, 1925 - 1937

Reference Code: GBR/0014/GLLD 13
Scope and Contents Correspondence, particularly with the Foreign Office and Sir Geoffrey Archer and Sir John Maffey [later 1st Lord Rugby], Governors of Sudan.
Dates: 1925 - 1937
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Please cite as Churchill Archives Centre, The Papers of George Lloyd, 1st Baron Lloyd of Dolobran, GLLD
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Egypt: Papers, 1919 - 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0014/GLLD 14
Scope and Contents Cabinet papers on the Middle East, diary of Lloyd's tour of Sudan and subject files on Egypt.
Dates: 1919 - 1929
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Please cite as Churchill Archives Centre, The Papers of George Lloyd, 1st Baron Lloyd of Dolobran, GLLD
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Egypt & Sudan 1:500,000 & 1:250,000, 1916 - 1942

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BGND D.1-D.69
Scope and Contents From the Series: This section principally consists of the contents of Bagnold's large map cabinet and includes maps relating to his First World War service in France and Belgium, his explorations in North Africa and the Middle East (the 1932 expedition in particular) and the LRDG.
Dates: 1916 - 1942
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Egypt & Sudan misc, 1925 - 1942

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BGND D.161-D.192
Scope and Contents From the Series: This section principally consists of the contents of Bagnold's large map cabinet and includes maps relating to his First World War service in France and Belgium, his explorations in North Africa and the Middle East (the 1932 expedition in particular) and the LRDG.
Dates: 1925 - 1942
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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General correspondence, 1984-11 - 1984-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 2/1/127
Scope and Contents Correspondents include: Jonathan Aitken, Conservative Philosophy Group; 1st Lord Aldington [earlier Toby Low]; Lord Barber; Sir John Barlow, Chairman of the United Kingdom Falkland Islands Committee, congratulating JA on his letter to the Times on the Falklands; Margaret Douglas, Chief Assistant to the BBC Director-General; Anthony Beaumont-Dark; Sir [Richard] Geoffrey Howe, Foreign Secretary, on subjects including the British Antarctic Survey, the future administration of the Falkland Islands...
Dates: 1984-11 - 1984-12
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.
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Harold Amery: diary notes on his trip to Khartoum, 1906-04 - 1911-02

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 6/4/10
Scope and Contents Also includes correspondence on Amery's career, including a telegram from his commander on Amery’s departure from the Sudan and letters on LSA's suggestion that he be attached to the Turkish Army as an intelligence officer.
Dates: 1906-04 - 1911-02
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Harold Amery: diary of trip to eastern Sudan, 1903-02 - 1903-06

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 6/4/9
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Correspondence, photographs, diaries and papers of LSA's younger brothers, including Harold Amery's intelligence papers from the Sudan, and a large number of photographs from the Sudan and Malaya [later Malaysia].
Dates: 1903-02 - 1903-06
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Harold Amery: letters when in the Sudan, 1900-10 - 1904-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 6/4/6
Scope and Contents Letters to Amery from correspondents including: Lord Errington [later 2nd Lord Cromer], British Agency, Cairo [Egypt] (2); David Margoliouth [Laudian Professor of Arabic, University of Oxford]; Schomberg Eden; Lieutenant-Colonel Lord Edward Cecil [Agent-General Sudan Government and Director of Intelligence, Cairo] on subjects including their poor supervision of the Sinai Peninsula, making use of the British and Colonial Press Agency and repatriating dervish prisoners (2); Roger Owen [Director...
Dates: 1900-10 - 1904-12
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Harold Amery: letters when in the Sudan, 1897-05 - 1912-01

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 6/4/7
Scope and Contents Letters to Amery from correspondents including: LSA on the superiority of the British Army in the intelligence field, the use of photographs in field survey work, the Times History of the South African War, keeping languages for practical use, intelligence organisation, the use of native explorers, climbing Mont aux Sources [Basutoland, later Lesotho], suggesting that Amery visit India while on leave and discussing his future (10); Percy Machell [Adviser to the Ministry of the Interior, Egypt]...
Dates: 1897-05 - 1912-01
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Harold Amery: photographs, 1898-01 - 1909-02

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 6/4/5
Scope and Contents Photographs of: Perak, Malaya [later Malaysia], including work at a hydraulic tin mine at Chenderiang and various rural and social scenes; local people and scenes in Khartoum [Sudan], particularly local women, horses, camel racing, prison gangs, native troops and local sheikhs; popular views of Italian cities and works of art; scenes from Oxford.
Dates: 1898-01 - 1909-02
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Horn of Africa Council, 1984-01 - 1996-07

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 1/10/42
Scope and Contents Correspondence and papers from the council (of which JA was president), particularly correspondence with Louis FitzGibbon (council secretary) on general council business and other subjects including FitzGibbon's family history, his wish to stand as Parliamentary candidate for Brighton Pavilion after JA's retirement and his ideas on Anglo-German relations and a memorial to the Katyn Massacre. Other correspondents include: Baroness Chalker, Minister for Overseas Development, on subjects...
Dates: 1984-01 - 1996-07
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.
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Legal Business, Overseas and International Affairs, 1947 - 1978

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DGFT 5
Scope and Contents These papers mainly relate to African and Asian countries.
Dates: 1947 - 1978
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open (except for a few files which are closed under data protection) for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Letter from Churchill to Colonel Sir Ian Hamilton, 1898-09-16

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BRDW V 1/1
Scope and Contents Letter written by Churchill in the train on the Sudan Military Railway, to Hamilton [Commandant of the Army School of Musketry, Hythe, Kent] describing the Battle of Omdurman.
Dates: 1898-09-16
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Libyan Desert, 1932

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BGND B.9-B.15
Scope and Contents From the Series: This section includes documentation of Bagnold's early explorations with fellow officers in the Middle East and North Africa 1926-32, particularly the expedition of 1932. There is also a little material from other overseas visits 1933-38. Bagnold's scientific research is less well documented; most of the material dates from the post-war period and the work best represented is Bagnold's later research on random distributions. There is also a set of Bagnold's publications. The pre-second...
Dates: 1932
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Lord Randolph Churchill: press-cuttings on Egypt and the Sudan

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BRDW II 18
Scope and Contents From the Series: Subjects covered include: WSC's escape from captivity during the South African War; election campaigns; reviews and illustrations for WSC's writing; WSC's parents, Lord Randolph Churchill and Lady Randolph Churchill.
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Maps of Iraq, Eritrea, Ethiopia and Sudan, 1941

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SLIM 2/2
Scope and Contents Includes papers about the 10th Indian Brigade's actions in Sudan, 1941, comprising an operation order, 16 January 1941; an operations report, 26 January-2 February 1941; photographs of the Metemma garrison from Gallabat fort; and manuscript and printed maps.
Also with press cuttings about Persia, 1941.
Dates: 1941
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Miscellaneous political papers, 1982-07 - 1995-06

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 1/10/63
Scope and Contents Includes: appeal by John Browne against the House of Commons Members' Interests inquiry, 1990; minutes of evidence from the Foreign Affairs Committee on sanctions against South Africa, 1986; letter from John Wilkinson, enclosing a speech by Sir [Richard] Geoffrey Howe [Foreign Secretary] on defence in the nuclear age, 1985 and also a report from the Assembly of the Western European Union on the military use of space,1984; report on resistance groups in Afghanistan, 1985; intelligence reports on...
Dates: 1982-07 - 1995-06
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.
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Papers: Asia and Africa, 1877 - 1910

Reference Code: GBR/0014/ESHR 13
Scope and Contents Includes: Foreign Office and Cabinet papers on India, Central Asia and Egypt; letters from General Charles Gordon and Lord George Binning on the Sudan; India Office and Committee of Imperial Defence papers on defence, army reform and Indian political representation.
Dates: 1877 - 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Personal: Photographs, 1892 - 1940

Reference Code: GBR/0014/GLLD 3
Scope and Contents Includes albums from the Dardanelles, the Arab war, India and Egypt.
Dates: 1892 - 1940
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Please cite as Churchill Archives Centre, The Papers of George Lloyd, 1st Baron Lloyd of Dolobran, GLLD
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Photographs of JA's visit to the Sudan, 1984-11

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 10/133
Scope and Contents From the Series: Photographs of JA, on subjects including his Second World War mission to Albania (some used in his book "Sons of the Eagle"), and official visits and ministerial photographs, particularly of JA as Secretary of State for Air, Minister of Aviation and Minister of State at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office.
Dates: 1984-11
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.
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Photographs of JA's visit to the Sudan, 1984-11

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 10/134
Scope and Contents From the Series: Photographs of JA, on subjects including his Second World War mission to Albania (some used in his book "Sons of the Eagle"), and official visits and ministerial photographs, particularly of JA as Secretary of State for Air, Minister of Aviation and Minister of State at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office.
Dates: 1984-11
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.
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Press cuttings: Egypt Treaty, 1945-08 - 1948-03

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SPRS 9/37
Scope and Contents Press cuttings on negotiations for revision of the Anglo-Egyptian Treaty and future of Sudan.
Dates: 1945-08 - 1948-03
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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