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Khartoum (region)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 184 Collections and/or Records:

 Item

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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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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Captain von Tiedemann, German Military attaché, 1898-09-04

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3042C/42
Scope and Contents

78 x 80 mm. A view showing von Tiedemann in full military uniform with plumed hat standing on a jetty on the banks of the Nile. Tiedemann uses a copy of this illustration in his own book (1906) and it is there entitled 'Der Verfasser im Paradeanzug für die Gordonfieir' (the author in full dress uniform for the Gordon ceremony).

Dates: 1898-09-04
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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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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Chief street in Omdurman [i.e. Umm Durman], 1898

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3042C/161
Scope and Contents

78 x 79 mm. A view looking along the wide unsurfaced street that leads to the Mahdi's tomb and the Khalifa's house with Sudanese in the foreground and mud houses beyond. 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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Children at Khartoum, 1900

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC Egypt/66
Scope and Contents From the File:

Packet containing loose monochrome postcards showing scenes in Khartoum. The packet is 'Set III' 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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Close to zeriba [fence constructed of thorn-bushes], 1898-09-02

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3042C/119
Scope and Contents

160 x 98 mm. A view showing a dervish corpse near the British lines.

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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Col. Villiers Hatton, C.B., commanding 1st Battalion Grenadier Guards, 1898

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3042C/191
Scope and Contents

158 x 125 mm. A view showing Colonel (later Major General) Hatton standing beside a tent in the Omdurman camp, with the Nile in the background. 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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Colonel and Mrs Hebbert, 1930 - 1937

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 120/1/1/518
Scope and Contents

95 x 125 mm. Showing Hebbert and Anne in their garden.

Dates: 1930 - 1937
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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[Colonel and Mrs Hebbert], 1930 - 1937

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 120/1/1/524
Scope and Contents

95 x 125 mm. Showing the couple stood in their garden.

Dates: 1930 - 1937
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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[Cook and Suffrage], 1930 - 1937

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 120/1/1/521
Scope and Contents

120 x 95 mm. Showing two men stood in Hebbert's garden, identified beneath the print as: Abdel Rahman (cook) and Mohd Suffrage).

Dates: 1930 - 1937
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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Courtyard of Gordon's Palace, with tank in which he had goldfish, and a fountain, 1898-09-04

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3042C/140
Scope and Contents

156 x 114 mm. A view looking towards the arches of the palace courtyard with rubble piled high on the ground and Gordon's pool in the foreground. The photograph is stuck on to an album page entitled 'Khartum'.

Dates: 1898-09-04
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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Defiant Baggaras made prisoner, 1898

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3042C/163
Scope and Contents

74 x 77 mm. A view showing members of the Baggara tribe under the guard of Sudanese soldiers. Presumably these people are inhabitants of Omdurman rather than members of the Khalifa's army since they are not wearing jibbas. The dome of the Mahdi's tomb can be seen in the background. 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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Dervish prisoners moving guns in the arsenal, 1898

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3042C/177
Scope and Contents

166 x 96 mm. A view showing dervishes at work in the arsenal courtyard under the supervision of Sudanese soldiers. 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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Dervish steamer 'Telawaia' [i.e. Tewfikiya] bringing news of foreigners at Fashoda, 1898

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3042C/185
Scope and Contents 79 x 79 mm. A view showing the paddle steamer moored off Omdurman. The steamer arrived on September 7 unaware that Omdurman had fallen to Kitchener. On questioning, the dervishes aboard stated that they had been fired on at Fashoda by troops under European command and Kitchener realised that Marchand and his men had reached Fashoda before him. This was the start of the Fashoda Incident which came close to bringing England and France to war and which resulted in the name of Fashoda being...
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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Distant view of Gordon's palace and grounds, 1898-09-04

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3042C/133
Scope and Contents

155 x 88 mm. A view from the Blue Nile looking towards Gordon's palace on the river bank. The photograph is stuck on to an album page entitled 'Khartum, September 4th'.

Dates: 1898-09-04
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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[During the battle], 1898-09-02

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3042C/121
Scope and Contents

82 x 70 mm. An uncaptioned print showing an indistinct view looking down on an army unit firing during the battle, with clouds of smoke drifting up from their guns.

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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During the second fight, 1898-09-02

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3042C/116
Scope and Contents 160 x 89 mm. A view looking out over the battlefield during the second phase, with dervish corpses lying in the foreground. The second phase was a much more hard won affair during which there were many perilous moments, especially when the Khalifa brought up his Black Flag army to strike at Kitchener's right flank as his Green Flag army came down from the hills to the north. The two armies did not coincide and by 11.30 am the remnants of the Khalifa's armies had been driven off to the...
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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Embankment Street, Khartoum, 1900

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC Egypt/69
Scope and Contents From the File:

Packet containing loose monochrome postcards showing scenes in Khartoum. The packet is 'Set III' 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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Fancy dress dance, Khartoum, 1937 - 1939

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 120/1/2/8
Scope and Contents

150 x 95 mm. Six women and five men seated together, posing for the camera. The women all wear pinny's which feature an RAF Roundal, or 'bullseye', on the chest.

Dates: 1937 - 1939
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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Father Guiseppe Rognotto, captured at El Obeid, 1898

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3042C/178
Scope and Contents

80 x 80 mm. A view showing Guiseppe Rognotto ('Beppo') in a courtyard in Omdurman after his release. Rognotto was a colleague of Sister Teresa Gregolini at the mission at Dilling. 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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First sight of the Dervish force, 1898-09-02

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3042C/110
Scope and Contents

162 x 118 mm. A view showing three scouts watching the approaching Dervish army through binoculars.

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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