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Umm Durman (inhabited place)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 145 Collections and/or Records:

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1st Battalion Grenadier Guards awaiting the Dervish attack, 1898-09-01

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3042C/102
Scope and Contents

81 x 83 mm. Showing lines of men seated on the ground awaiting the start of the Battle of Omdurman. In fact they were not to see action that day. At midday a bombardment of Omdurman was commenced and the rest of the day was spent making preparations for the expected Dervish attack the following dawn.

Dates: 1898-09-01
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: 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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1st Battalion Grenadier Guards awaiting the Dervish attack, 1898-09-01

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3042C/103
Scope and Contents

164 x 83 mm. Showing lines of men seated on the ground awaiting the start of the Battle of Omdurman.

Dates: 1898-09-01
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: 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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1st Battalion Grenadier Guards awaiting the Dervish attack, 1898-09-01

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3042C/104
Scope and Contents

81 x 83 mm. Showing lines of men seated on the ground awaiting the start of the Battle of Omdurman.

Dates: 1898-09-01
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: 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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1st Battalion Grenadier Guards awaiting the Dervish attack, 1898-09-01

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3042C/105
Scope and Contents

153 x 83 mm. Showing lines of men seated on the ground awaiting the start of the Battle of Omdurman.

Dates: 1898-09-01
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: 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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1st Battalion Grenadier Guards awaiting the Dervish attack, 1898-09-01

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3042C/106
Scope and Contents

153 x 83 mm. Showing lines of men seated on the ground awaiting the start of the Battle of Omdurman.

Dates: 1898-09-01
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: 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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1st Battalion Grenadier Guards awaiting the Dervish attack, 1898-09-01

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3042C/107
Scope and Contents

153 x 83 mm. Showing lines of men seated on the ground awaiting the start of the Battle of Omdurman.

Dates: 1898-09-01
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: 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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1st Battalion Grenadier Guards awaiting the Dervish attack, 1898-09-01

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3042C/108
Scope and Contents

153 x 83 mm. Showing lines of men seated on the ground awaiting the start of the Battle of Omdurman.

Dates: 1898-09-01
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: 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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A fellow prisoner of Neufeld in Yakoub's courtyard, 1898

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3042C/167
Scope and Contents 160 x 109 mm. A view showing a newly released fellow-prisoner of Charles Neufeld's in Yakoub's courtyard (Yakoub was a half-brother of the Khalifa). This man is probably Ibrahim Fawzi Pasha. Originally a cadet in the Egyptian administration in the Sudan, in 1874 he served under Gordon in Equatoria. Emin Pasha took his place when he was convicted of irregularities and for a time he was Arabi Pasha's chief of Police in Cairo (1882). Again employed by Gordon, he was in charge of the...
Dates: 1898
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: 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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A well in the Sudan, 1900

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC Egypt/65
Scope and Contents From the File:

Packet containing loose monochrome postcards (one missing from original set of six). The postcards show scenes in Omdurman. The packet is 'Set II' of four sets issued by the Sudan Government Railways and Steamers.

Dates: 1900
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: 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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After it, 1898-09-02

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3042C/117
Scope and Contents

165 x 114 mm. A view showing a section of the battlefield after the second phase, the ground littered with dervish corpses. The Khalifa lost a staggering 11,000 men killed and 16,000 wounded at Omdurman. Anglo-Egyptian losses totalled 48 killed and 382 wounded. (However, the Mahdist losses have been, and continue to be, a matter for dispute).

Dates: 1898-09-02
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: 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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After the first fight, 1898-09-02

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3042C/115
Scope and Contents

88 x 158 mm. A very blurred and indistinct view showing dead and wounded dervishes.

Dates: 1898-09-02
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: 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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Akasha Giffen, dispenser, taking morning prayers, 1967

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/CMS/9/6/4
Scope and Contents

80 x 80 mm. glossy print with 56 mm. negative.

Dates: 1967
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: 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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Akasha Giffen dispensing medicines to leprosy patients, 1967

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/CMS/9/6/7
Scope and Contents

80 x 80 mm. glossy print.

Dates: 1967
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: 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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Another carriage from Khartum found in the arsenal, 1898

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3042C/181
Scope and Contents

78 x 78 mm. A view showing a carriage. The photograph is stuck on to an album page entitled 'Omdurman'.

Dates: 1898
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: 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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Baggara Emir killed, 1898

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3042C/183
Scope and Contents

161 x 105 mm. A view showing the corpse of the Emir of the Baggara lying on an angareb (a wooden framed bed) in a courtyard in Omdurman. The photograph is stuck on to an album page entitled 'Omdurman'.

Dates: 1898
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: 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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Bodies of Baggaras, 1898

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3042C/184
Scope and Contents

79 x 79 mm. A view showing stripped and looted Baggara corpses on the battlefield at Omdurman. The photograph is stuck on to an album page entitled 'Omdurman'.

Dates: 1898
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: 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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C. Neufeld and fellow prisoner, 1898

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3042C/179
Scope and Contents

79 x 79 mm. A view showing Neufeld and an unidentified Sudanese prisoner sitting in chains in the prison courtyard at Omdurman. Behind them a building can be seen. The photograph is stuck on to an album page entitled 'Omdurman'.

Dates: 1898
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: 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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C. Neufeld in the German attaché's clothes, 1898

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3042C/170
Scope and Contents

183 x 106 mm. A view showing Charles Neufeld standing in a doorway in Yakoub's courtyard wearing a white suit belonging to Captain von Tiedemann, the German military attache and observer. The photograph is stuck on to an album page entitled 'Omdurman'.

Dates: 1898
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: 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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C. Neufeld with his black wife and children, 1898

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3042C/169
Scope and Contents

157 x 107 mm. A view showing Charles Neufeld, his Abyssinian wife Umm es Shole, two children and an unidentified prisoner. See his 'A prisoner of the Khaleefa' for the circumstances of their marriage. The photograph is stuck on to an album page entitled 'Omdurman'.

Dates: 1898
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: 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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Camel on street, 1950 - 1969

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/CMS/9/2/1
Scope and Contents

120 x 80 mm. glossy print with duplicate.

Dates: 1950 - 1969
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: 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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Capt. Hon. W. Cavendish on his camel, 1898

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3042C/152
Scope and Contents

150 x 130 mm. A view showing Captain (later Brigadier General) William Cavendish on a camel in front of the damaged tomb of the Mahdi. The photograph is stuck on to an album page entitled 'Omdurman'.

Dates: 1898
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: 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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Carriage, made in Paris, given to Ismail Pasha, Governor of Soudan, covered in scarlet cloth, on the box seat 'superfine broadcloth made in Germany', 1898

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3042C/180
Scope and Contents

79 x 79 mm. A view showing Ismail Pasha's covered carriage. The photograph is stuck on to an album page entitled 'Omdurman'.

Dates: 1898
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: 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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Chapter 19, 1915-01-13 - 1915-12-17

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 356/3/2
Scope and Contents

22 sheets.

Dates: 1915-01-13 - 1915-12-17
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: 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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Charles Neufeld in Jibba and chains, and a fellow prisoner, 1898

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3042C/168
Scope and Contents

114 x 134 mm. A view showing Neufeld and an unidentified Sudanese prisoner sitting in chains in the prison courtyard at Omdurman. Neufeld was captured by Mahdist forces in 1887 while accompanying a caravan of arms into the Sudan. He remained in prison, often in chains as seen here, until the relief of Omdurman in 1898. The photograph is stuck on to an album page entitled 'Omdurman'.

Dates: 1898
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: 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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Chest of Nuba boy patient, 1975

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/CMS/9/5/17
Scope and Contents

118 x 80 mm. glossy print with 35 mm negative.

Dates: 1975
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: 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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