J. W. and G. M. Crowfoot
Introduction
John Winter Crowfoot
Grace Mary Crowfoot
Arrangement

Catalogue
1. Official Papers
2. Personal Papers
3. Photographic Material
4. Printed material
Related material (internal)
Reference code: GB-0033-SAD
Title: J. W. and G. M. Crowfoot
Dates of creation: 1903-1950
Extent: 2 boxes
Held by: Durham University Library, Archives and Special Collections
Created by: J. W. and G. M. Crowfoot
Language: English

John Winter Crowfoot

(1873-1959 )

1899-1900Classical Lecturer, Mason University College and University of Birmingham
1901-1903Assistant Master, Ministry of Education, Cairo
1903-1908Assistant Director of Education, Sudan Government
1908-1914Inspector, Ministry of Education, Cairo (secondment)
1914Succeeded Sir James Currie as Director of Education, Sudan Government and Principal of Gordon College
1916Chairman , Kitchener Memorial Fund committee
1917-1926Member of Governor-General's Council, Khartoum
1926Retired from Sudan service
1927-1935Director, British School of Archaeology, Jerusalem


Grace Mary Crowfoot

(1878-1957)Archaeologist; author of Flora of the Sudan; specialist in weaving and pottery


Arrangement

1. Official Papers
2. Personal Papers
3. Photographic Material
4. Printed Material

Accession details

Presented by Crowfoot, 1958-1959 & by Miss G. Crowfoot, 1959-1963

Catalogue
1. Official Papers
SAD.422/9/1-12
1926 Jan 10
Director's proposals in respect of education in the Bahr al-Ghazal and Mongalla provinces, submitted by Crowfoot as Director of Education to the Civil Secretary, with additional note on southern education
SAD.422/11/1-31
1926 Feb 11-Aug 7
Correspondence, chiefly between H.A. van de Linde, Crowfoot, Sir Reginald Wingate, Sir Geoffrey Archer, Governor-General and H.A. MacMichael concerning the matter of Trustees of Gordon College taking on the trusteeship of the Kitchener Memorial School of Medicine in order to enable the government to transfer ownership of the land on which the college stood, with copy of Counsel's opinion on the administration of the Kitchener Memorial Fund and copy extract from Sir Reginald Wingate's opening speech at the interim meeting of the Trustees and Executive Committee of the Gordon Memorial College, 14 July 1926
SAD.422/10/1-6
1926 Mar 13-28
Note by E.R.J. Hussey from Uganda on suggestions on southern education as discussed with the Governor-General and others at Juba on 13 March, with covering note by J.D. Craig, Deputy Civil Secretary; comments on Hussey's suggestions by Crowfoot
SAD.422/10/7-15
1926 Apr 16-Jun 1
Note by G. Schuster of discussions with Crowfoot on Hussey's possible return to the Education Department, the southern education scheme and the expansion of Gordon College, with covering letter to H.A. MacMichael, Civil Secretary and related correspondence between M.J. Wheatley, Schuster and Crowfoot
SAD.400/7/1
1947 Jul 16
Letter from R.C. Mayall, Sudan Agent in London, to Sir Harold MacMichael concerning the publication of The Sudan: a record of progress, 1898-1947
2. Personal Papers
SAD.400/7/3-14
[ca. 1925]
Notes by J.W. Crowfoot on crafts in the Bahr al-Ghazal
SAD.400/7/2
1950 Jul 26
Letter of thanks from O.G.S. Crowfoot to Lady MacMichael for her hospitality
3. Photographic Material
SAD.7/7/1-65
[ca. 1903-1916]
Album of photographs taken in N. Sudan during Crowfoot's service as Assistant Director of Education:
SAD.7/7/1
1903-1908
Gordon College
SAD.7/7/2
1903-1908
J. W. Crowfoot's bungalow at Khartoum when Assistant Director of Education
SAD.7/7/3,6
1903-1908
Feluccas and other sail boats moored on the Nile at Omdurman
SAD.7/7/4
1903-1908
Suq at Omdurman
SAD.7/7/5
1903-1908
Pupils and teachers in the courtyard of Omdurman boys' school
SAD.7/7/7
1903-1908
Staff of Omdurman boys' school
SAD.7/7/8-10
1916
Ruined church at Soba
SAD.7/7/11
1903-1908
Korti boys' school
SAD.7/7/12
1903-1908
Pupils in the courtyard of Korti boys' school
SAD.7/7/13
1903-1908
Pupils in the courtyard of Wadi Halfa boys' school
SAD.7/7/14
1903-1908
Staff of Wadi Halfa boys' school
SAD.7/7/15-18,20
1906-1908
Statues of lions near a ruined temple at El Basa
SAD.7/7/19
1906-1908
Statue of a frog in a reservoir at El Basa
SAD.7/7/21
1907
Meroitic inscription at Soda, Northern Province
SAD.7/7/22
1906-1908
Arab tent at Hawad
SAD.7/7/23
1906-1908
Young Arab girl at Hawad wearing a rahat and an amulet
SAD.7/7/24
1906-1908
Rest house at the foot of Jabal Geili
SAD.7/7/25-26
1906-1908
Ethiopian rock carving of Meroitic King Sherqarer on Jabal Qeili
SAD.7/7/27
1906-1908
Elders of Jabal Geili
SAD.7/7/28
1908
People gathered at Wad Hassuna well
SAD.7/7/29
1908
Signpost marking the site of a government petrol store and well at Sofiya el Wata
SAD.7/7/30
1908
Riding camels used by J. W. Crowfoot during a trek from Khartoum to Kassala
SAD.7/7/31
1908
Awning erected between two bushes after a midday halt during a trek from Khartoum to Kassala
SAD.7/7/32
1908
Group of men sinking a well between Khartoum and Kassala
SAD.7/7/33
1908
Rock formations, Jabal Dimiat
SAD.7/7/34
1908
Rest house and rock formations, Jabal Dimiat
SAD.7/7/35
1908
Zariba surrounding a rest house at Asubri
SAD.7/7/36
1908
View of Kassala, with Jabal Kassala in the distance
SAD.7/7/37
1908
Qadi of Kassala
SAD.7/7/38
1908
View of Jabal Kassala from five miles away
SAD.7/7/39,42
1908
Kassala technical school
SAD.7/7/40
1908
Group of school boys, pupils of Kassala technical school
SAD.7/7/41
1908
Pupils in a carpentry class at Kassala technical school
SAD.7/7/43-44
1908
Street scenes, Suakin
SAD.7/7/45
1908
Dhows sailing in the Red Sea near Suakin
SAD.7/7/46
1908
View of hills at `Aqiq
SAD.7/7/47
1908
View of 'Aqiq
SAD.7/7/48
1908
Group of local men gathered at 'Aqiq
SAD.7/7/49
1908
Dhow skipper, probably Suakin
SAD.7/7/50
1908
Dhow skipper and foreman, probably Suakin
SAD.7/7/51-54
1908
Ancient ruins, possibly tumuli bethels and a Greek carving, near 'Aqiq
SAD.7/7/55,57
1908
Remains of a reservoir on the site of the medieval Arab town of Badi (Airi Island)
SAD.7/7/56
1908
View of the site of the medieval Arab town of Badi (Airi Island)
SAD.7/7/58-60
1908
Tombs of Assarema Derheib in Khor Gamarota
SAD.7/7/61-62
1908
Ancient tombs, Red Sea Province
SAD.7/7/63
1908
Arab village in the Red Sea Hills, south of Tokar
SAD.7/7/64-65
1908
Arab tents at a camp in the Red Sea Hills, south of Tokar
SAD.8/1/1-48
[ca. 1914-1926]
Photographs taken in Omdurman, probably by G.M. Crowfoot, mainly of crafts and suq activities:
SAD.8/1/1
1914-1926
Cobblers making leather slippers and shoes at Omdurman suq
SAD.8/1/2
1914-1926
Man weaving grass matting
SAD.8/1/3
1914-1926
Young woman displaying a woven mat at Omdurman suq
SAD.8/1/4
1914-1926
Man sitting on an 'anqarib weaving a net at Omdurman suq
SAD.8/1/5-6
1914-1926
Traders selling brushes and pots covered with woven netting on Aba Island
SAD.8/1/7
1914-1926
Woman making spindles at Omdurman suq
SAD.8/1/8
1914-1926
Man making braziers for heating coffee or roasting the beans, Omdurman suq
SAD.8/1/9-11
1914-1926
Woman weaving the base of an 'anqarib at Omdurman
SAD.8/1/12-13
1914-1926
Woman weaving at Omdurman
SAD.8/1/14
1914-1926
Woman weaving birsh matting at Omdurman
SAD.8/1/15-17
1914-1926
Man and woman making coffee jabbanas at Omdurman
SAD.8/1/18
1914-1926
Potter kneading clay at Omdurman
SAD.8/1/19
1914-1926
Traders selling coffee jabbanas at Omdurman suq
SAD.8/1/20-21
1914-1926
Women selling zirs at a suq, probably Omdurman
SAD.8/1/22
1914-1926
Woman with clay pots
SAD.8/1/23
1914-1926
Woman in a tobe hand-spinning cotton, probably at Omdurman suq
SAD.8/1/24-25
1914-1926
Young girl at Omdurman holding a woven mat and making coffee with a pestle and mortar, brazier, jabbana, pan and a tray of cups and saucers
SAD.8/1/26-28
1914-1926
Woman winding cotton thread from a spindle around hooks on a wall, Omdurman
SAD.8/2/1-13
[ca. 1914-1926]
Photographs taken in Omdurman, porabbly by G.M. Crowfoot, showing spinning and weaving:
SAD.8/2/1
1914-1926
Weaver winding cotton warp thread around his feet for use on a fringe loom
SAD.8/2/2
1914-1926
Weaver winding cotton warp thread around his feet for use on a fringe loom
SAD.8/2/3-5
1914-1926
Man weaving cotton warp thread using a fringe loom
SAD.8/2/6
1914-1926
Man using his knees to wind thread
SAD.8/2/7-8
1914
Pit treadle loom (with negative)
SAD.8/2/9
1914
Man weaving cotton using a pit treadle loom
SAD.8/2/10-11
1914
Man weaving cotton using a pit treadle loom (with negative)
SAD.8/2/12
1914
Cotton-weaving loom, possibly a pit treadle loom
SAD.8/2/13
1914
Cotton-weaving loom, possibly a pit treadle loom
SAD.8/3/1-4
[ca. 1914-1926]
Photographs taken in Omdurman, probably by G.M. Crowfoot, showing spindles and looms:
SAD.8/3/1
1914-1926
Types of Sudanese spindles and doublers. From left to right: 1. Cotton doubler used by Berti spinners, Kordofan; 2. Cotton spindle with a clay whorl used by Fallata spinners, Maiurno; 3. Cotton spindle with a wooden whorl used by Berti spinners, Kordofan; 4. Wool spindle with a gourd whorl used by 'Ababdah spinners, Merowe; 4. Hooked stick for spinning wool used by Banu 'Amir spinners, Karora Hills; 5. Wool doubler used by 'Ababdah spinners, Merowe
SAD.8/3/2
1914-1926
Types of Sudanese cotton spindles. From left to right: 1. Spindle from Hillet Mahmud, Fung Province, with a potsherd whorl; 2. Cone of weft thread; 3. Spindle from Khandaq, Dongola Province, with a gourd whorl; 4. Spindle from Omdurman, with a whorl made of gum and unbaked clay; 5. Spindle from Jabal Gedir in the Nuba Mountains, with a leather whorl; 6. Spindle from Rashad in the Nuba Mountains, with a gourd whorl; 7. Cone of warp thread; 8. Spindle from Hillet Mahmud, Fung Province, with a gourd whorl
SAD.8/3/3
1914-1926
Hadanduwah cotton spindle, Sinkat
SAD.8/3/4
1914-1926
Hadanduwah model cotton loom, Sinkat
SAD.8/4/1-9
[ca. 1914-1926]
Photographs taken at Omdurman and Khartoum, mostly by G.M. Crowfoot:
SAD.8/4/1
1914-1926
Ferry between Omdurman and Khartoum, with passengers on shore (taken by M.E. Wolff)
SAD.8/4/2
1914-1926
Boys playing with a toy model of the Omdurman ferry (taken by M.E. Wolff)
SAD.8/4/3-4
1914-1926
Sail boats, possibly feluccas or quyasahs, on the Nile
SAD.8/4/5-6
1914-1926
Flags surrounding a shaykh's tomb in front of Khartoum mosque
SAD.8/4/7
1914-1926
Cow-shaped wooden war drum originally belonging to Sultan Yambio of the Azande, displayed in Khartoum museum
SAD.8/4/8
1914-1926
Unidentified view
SAD.8/4/9
1914-1926
View of the old cemetery, Khartoum
SAD.8/5/1-16
1914-1926
Photographs of the Sennar Dam and Sir Geoffrey Archer's visit to Sayyid `Ali al-Mirghani:
SAD.8/5/1-2
1924 Feb
View of the Sennar dam during construction
SAD.8/5/3
1926 Jan 21
J. W. Crowfoot, Director of Education, and Bishop L. H. Gwynne arriving by railway train for the inauguration of the Sennar Dam
SAD.8/5/4
1926 Jan 21
Crowds of spectators at the inauguration of the Sennar Dam
SAD.8/5/5
1926 Jan 21
View of the grandstand at the inauguration of the Sennar Dam
SAD.8/5/6
1926 Jan 21
First steamer to sail on the Sennar Dam, after the inauguration
SAD.8/5/7-8,10-11,15
1926 Feb
Crowds gathered in a street in Omdurman decorated with flags and banners for the visit of the Governor-General, Sir Geoffrey Archer, to Sayyid 'Ali al-Mirghani
SAD.8/5/9,12-13
1926 Feb
Governor-General, Sir Geoffrey Archer, entering a decorated reception tent during his visit to Sayyid 'Ali al-Mirghani
SAD.8/5/14
1926
Triumphal arch decorated with flags and banners for the visit of the Governor-General, Sir Geoffrey Archer, to Sayyid 'Ali al-Mirghani
SAD.8/5/16
1914
Tree under which the Mahdi is reputed to have learnt the Qur'an
SAD.8/6/1-13
[ca. 1914-1926]
Photographs taken in Khartoum and Omdurman:
SAD.8/6/1,5
1914-1926
Sharif Yusuf al-Hindi and Sayyid 'Ali al-Mirghani sitting in a garden having tea with J. W. Crowfoot, Director of Education
SAD.8/6/2-3
1914-1926
Sharif Yusuf al-Hindi
SAD.8/6/4
1914-1926
Sharif Yusuf al-Hindi's camel
SAD.8/6/6-7
1914-1926
Group of men holding shields and swords, gathered to welcome Sharif Yusuf al-Hindi on his return from the pilgrimage to Mecca
SAD.8/6/8-9
1914-1926
Boy scouts on parade in the grounds of Gordon College
SAD.8/6/10
1914-1926
Boy scouts packing up their kit in the grounds of Gordon College
SAD.8/6/11
1914-1926
Woman weaving cotton in a courtyard, possibly Omdurman
SAD.8/6/12
1914-1926
Family members watching a woman weaving cotton in a courtyard, possibly Omdurman
SAD.8/6/13
1914-1926
Young man wearing a long white robe, possibly one of the Crowfoots' servants or household staff
SAD.1/20/1
1914-1926
Sharif Yusuf al-Hindi and Sayyid 'Ali al-Mirghani sitting in a garden having tea with J. W. Crowfoot, Director of Education. (Duplicate of SAD.8/6/1 above)
SAD.8/7/1-12
[ca. 1914-1926]
Photographs taken at Shambat:
SAD.8/7/1
1914-1926
Saqiyah next to a potter's house
SAD.8/7/2
1914-1926
Potter's house
SAD.8/7/3
1914-1926
Potter standing under a palm tree
SAD.8/7/4
1914-1926
Potter standing in a clay pit
SAD.8/7/5
1914-1926
Potter standing next to his kiln where the clay burmas are fired
SAD.8/7/6
1914-1926
Potter building up a clay burma
SAD.8/7/7
1914-1926
Potter shaping a clay burma
SAD.8/7/8
1914-1926
Potter closing the last hole in the base of a clay burma after shaping the pot
SAD.8/7/9
1914-1926
Potter putting his mark on the base of a clay burma
SAD.8/7/10
1914-1926
Potter drying newly-made burmas on the ground
SAD.8/7/11
1914-1926
J. W. Crowfoot standing next to potter drying newly-made burmas on the ground
SAD.8/7/12
1914-1926
Zirs attached to a saqiyah
SAD.8/8/1-13
[ca. 1914-1926]
Photographs taken in Berber Province:
SAD.8/8/1
1914-1926
Potter mixing clay on a woven grass mat
SAD.8/8/2
1914-1926
Potter kneading clay on a woven grass mat
SAD.8/8/3
1914-1926
Potter making a clay pot, with finished zirs and burmas in the foreground
SAD.8/8/4-5
1914-1926
Potter shaping a clay pot
SAD.8/8/6-7
1914-1926
Potter making a decorative pattern on a clay pot
SAD.8/8/8
1914-1926
Woman blackening newly-made pots over a fire, with tukls in the background
SAD.8/8/9
1915
Two nomad Arab men sitting on an 'anqarib in a makeshift dwelling under a tree
SAD.8/8/10
1914-1926
Group of women and children in the Kabushiya area of Merowe
SAD.8/8/11
1914-1926
Encampment in the Kabushiya area of Merowe
SAD.8/8/12-13
1914-1926
Woman weaving on a loom in the Kabushiya area of Merowe
SAD.8/9/1-22
[ca. 1914-1926]
Photographs taken in the Nuba Mountains:
SAD.8/9/1-2
1914-1926
Tree growing between rocks at Elliri
SAD.8/9/3-4
1914-1926
Full-length portrait of a young man, possibly Nuba
SAD.8/9/5-6
1914-1926
Young Nuba woman wearing a long apron, amulets and a silver head dress, possibly Elliri
SAD.8/9/7
1914-1926
Man running away from a camera in the Tira el Akhdar hills, also known as Tira Daqiq
SAD.8/9/8-9
1914-1926
Group of young Nuba women and girls wearing bead necklaces, amulets, bracelets and decorated head dresses
SAD.8/9/10
1914-1926
Woman shaping clay to form the neck of a zir or burma
SAD.8/9/11
1914-1926
Woman mixing slip for use in making clay pots, with a tobe covering her face and head, possibly Nuba mountains
SAD.8/9/12
1914-1926
Rock formation, possibly in the Nuba mountains
SAD.8/9/13
1914-1926
Tukls in a village near Jabal Heiban
SAD.8/9/14
1914-1926
Two women, possibly Nuba, wearing aprons fringed with cowrie shells in a village near Jabal Heiban
SAD.8/9/15
1914-1926
Boys and girls, possibly Nuba, standing in front of a grass hut in a village near Jabal Heiban
SAD.8/9/16
1914-1926
Three women, possibly Nuba, carrying bowls on their head in a village near Jabal Heiban
SAD.8/9/17
1914-1926
Group of villagers in a village near Jabal Heiban
SAD.8/9/18
1914-1926
Men and young boys holding spears, possibly in a village near Jabal Heiban
SAD.8/9/19-20
1914-1926
Woman, possibly Nuba, wearing a long apron fringed with cowrie shells, standing in front of a tukl known as the “girl's house” , a dwelling decorated inside with handprints and patterns, with a bowl in the foreground
SAD.8/9/21
1914-1926
Platform constructed on stilts, with a hill in the background, possibly in the Nuba Mountains
SAD.8/9/22
1914-1926
Animals and people gathered around a well near Keraia
SAD.8/10/1-15
[ca. 1914-1926]
Photographs taken in the Nuba Mountains:
SAD.8/10/1-2
1914-1926
Mek of Jabal Gedir sitting next to three large drums
SAD.8/10/3
1914-1926
Man warping cotton threads at Tumulgin, near Rashad
SAD.8/10/4
1914-1926
Man weaving cotton at Tumulgin, near Rashad
SAD.8/10/5
1914-1926
Man hand-spinning cotton rolling the spindle on his thigh, at Tumulgin, near Rashad
SAD.8/10/6
1914-1926
Man hand-spinning cotton drawing the thread whilst the spindle revolves, at Tumulgin, near Rashad
SAD.8/10/7
1914-1926
Young woman shaping a pot
SAD.8/10/8
1914-1926
Crowd of women wearing tobes, buying and selling produce at a suq
SAD.8/10/9
1914-1926
View of the mek's village
SAD.8/10/10
1914-1926
Football match in progress
SAD.8/10/11
1914-1926
Negative of football match
SAD.8/10/12
1914-1926
Rock formation at Rashad
SAD.8/10/13
1914-1926
J. W. Crowfoot approaching Talodi on camelback
SAD.8/10/14
1914-1926
Mrs G. M. Crowfoot approaching Talodi on camelback
SAD.8/10/15
1914-1926
Grave marked with stones and pots, south of Jabal Talodi
SAD.8/11/1-9
[ca. 1914-1926]
Photographs of Dinka and Bari:
SAD.8/11/1
1914-1926
Group of Dinka men wearing long robes and necklaces, near Renk
SAD.8/11/2
1914-1926
Bari man attaching a large bull to a plough, near Juba
SAD.8/11/3
1914-1926
Bari man leading two bulls attached to a plough at Juba
SAD.8/11/4
1914-1926
Distant view of Dinka graves on the road to Meshra' er Req
SAD.8/11/5-6
1914-1926
Elephant tusk marking a Dinka grave on the road to Meshra' er Req
SAD.8/11/7-9
1914-1926
Unidentified negatives of landscapes with trees in distance
SAD.8/12/1-10
[ca. 1914-1926]
Photographs taken in Mongalla Province:
SAD.8/12/1-3
1914-1926
Bari tukl constructed on stilts, possibly a grain store, in a village near Juba
SAD.8/12/4,6
1914-1926
Bari tukl in a village near Juba
SAD.8/12/5
1914-1926
Bari grave in a village near Juba, with a tukl constructed on stilts, possibly a grain store, in the background
SAD.8/12/7
1914-1926
Group of Bari women in a village near Juba
SAD.8/12/8
1914-1926
Village near Jabal Gumbiri, above Loka
SAD.8/12/9
1914-1926
Group of men, possibly Bari, constructing the framework for a hut in a village near Loka
SAD.8/12/10
1914-1926
Dinka calf wearing a muzzle of spiked thorns
SAD.8/13/1-3
[ca. 1914-1926]
Photographs taken in the Bahr al-Ghazal:
SAD.8/13/1
1914-1926
Ndogo grave, with a thatched hut in the background, Mboro, near Wau
SAD.8/13/2
1914-1926
Ndogo woman standing in front of a thatched hut with patterns decorating the walls, Mboro, near Wau
SAD.8/13/3
1914-1926
Ndogo woman shaping a clay pot in front of a thatched hut constructed on stilts with patterns decorating the wall, Mboro, near Wau
SAD.8/14/1-9
[ca. 1914-1926]
Photographs taken near Kayango, Bahr al-Ghazal:
SAD.8/14/1
[ca. 1914-1926]
Golo grave marked by a mound of stones, with a hut under construction in the background, in a village near Kyango
SAD.8/14/2
[ca. 1914-1926]
Golo grave marked by a mound of stones, in a village near Kyango
SAD.8/14/3
[ca. 1914-1926]
Golo grave in a village near Kyango
SAD.8/14/4-5
[ca. 1914-1926]
Golo hut in a village near Kyango
SAD.8/14/6-9
[ca. 1914-1926]
Golo man weaving cotton on a loom at Kayango
SAD.8/17/1-11
[ca. 1914-1926]
Photographs of the Jur in Bahr al-Ghazal Province:
SAD.8/17/1
[ca. 1914-1926]
Jur basket weaver making a marissa strainer at Cleveland
SAD.8/17/2-3
[ca. 1914-1926]
Jur basket weaver at Cleveland
SAD.8/17/4
[ca. 1914-1926]
Jur iron workers sitting under a thatched awning at Cleveland
SAD.8/17/5
[ca. 1914-1926]
Jur grave at Cleveland
SAD.8/17/6
[ca. 1914-1926]
Jur shaykh, a Christian, sitting at the entrance to a tukl at Cleveland with his two daughters
SAD.8/17/7
[ca. 1914-1926]
Jur shaykh, a Christian, sitting at the entrance to a tukl at Cleveland with crops growing in the background
SAD.8/17/8
[ca. 1914-1926]
Group of young Jur men and boys holding spears and preparing to perform a dance around two drums, Cleveland
SAD.8/17/9
[ca. 1914-1926]
Group of Jur girls preparing to perform a dance, Cleveland
SAD.8/17/10
[ca. 1914-1926]
Group of young Jur men, one wearing a crucifix, standing in front of two drums holding spears, Cleveland
SAD.8/17/11
[ca. 1914-1926]
Group of young men and boys wearing white robes and immahs, standing outside a school with a thatched roof
SAD.8/15/1-7
[ca. 1914-1926]
Photographs taken in White Nile Province:
SAD.8/15/1
[ca. 1914-1926]
Two men with a group of girls wearing tobes or rahats and amulets at Muhammadiya
SAD.8/15/2
[ca. 1914-1926]
Nuer patient sleeping on the deck of the Lady Baker hospital steamer at Hillet el Nuer
SAD.8/15/3
[ca. 1914-1926]
Nuer women hand-spinning cotton whilst patients on board the Lady Baker hospital steamer at Hillet el Nuer
SAD.8/16/1-13
[ca. 1914-1926]
Photographs taken in Kordofan:
SAD.8/16/1-3
[ca. 1914-1926]
Baqqarah dancing girls at Sherkeila, wearing long robes, beads, necklaces and amulets
SAD.8/16/4
[ca. 1914-1926]
Rear view of a group of Baqqarah dancing girls at Sherkeila, wearing long robes, beads, necklaces and amulets
SAD.8/16/5
[ca. 1914-1926]
Crowd watching a group of Baqqarah dancing girls at Sherkeila
SAD.8/16/6-7
[ca. 1914-1926]
Baqqarah man holding a long-bladed spear on bull-back, Kordofan
SAD.8/16/8
[ca. 1914-1926]
Bedeiriya man weaving cotton on a loom near Abu Zabad
SAD.8/16/9-11
1921
Kababish woman weaving wool on a loom
SAD.8/16/12
1921
Kababish woman hand-spinning wool thread
SAD.8/16/13
1921
Kababish woman doubling hand-spun wool thread
SAD.8/18/1-38
[ca. 1914-1926]
Photographs taken in Red Sea Province:
SAD.8/18/1
[ca. 1914-1926]
Hadanduwah tents at Tokar
SAD.8/18/2
[ca. 1914-1926]
Group of Hadanduwah women wearing tobes, possibly Sinkat
SAD.8/18/3-4
[ca. 1914-1926]
Hadanduwah woman weaving wool on a loom at Sinkat, surrounded by other women and children
SAD.8/18/5-6
[ca. 1914-1926]
Hadanduwah women weaving wool blankets at Sinkat
SAD.8/18/7
[ca. 1914-1926]
Hadanduwah woman weaving wool on a loom at Sinkat, surrounded by other women and children
SAD.8/18/8-9
[ca. 1914-1926]
Hadanduwah woman hand spinning wool at Sinkat
SAD.8/18/10
[ca. 1914-1926]
Hadanduwah woman weaving a basket at Sinkat
SAD.8/18/11-12
[ca. 1914-1926]
Hadanduwah wedding tent at Sinkat
SAD.8/18/13
[ca. 1914-1926]
Hadanduwah man and boys watching a woman making kisra bread, probably Sinkat
SAD.8/18/14
[ca. 1914-1926]
Two young Hadanduwah men, probably Sinkat
SAD.8/18/15-17
[ca. 1914-1926]
Hadanduwah woman making a clay pot, probably Sinkat
SAD.8/18/18
[ca. 1914-1926]
Hadanduwah woman wearing a nose ring, rolling out dough between two stones, probably Sinkat
SAD.8/18/19
[ca. 1914-1926]
Hadanduwah woman wearing a tobe and kneading clay with a stone, probably Sinkat
SAD.8/18/20
[ca. 1914-1926]
Man, possibly Hadanduwah, sitting on the steps of a brick bungalow playing a pipe, possibly Sinkat
SAD.8/18/21
[ca. 1914-1926]
Children, possibly Hadanduwah, standing at the entrance to a wooden hut at Sinkat
SAD.8/18/22
[ca. 1914-1926]
Site of antiquities, probably Red Sea Province
SAD.8/18/23
[ca. 1914-1926]
Horse rider and policeman under large tree, probably Red Sea Province
SAD.8/18/24
[ca. 1914-1926]
Landscape with trees, possibly Erkowit
SAD.8/18/25-26
[ca. 1914-1926]
Trees, possibly Erkowit
SAD.8/18/27
[ca. 1914-1926]
Man wearing a striped crimpled robe, possibly Erkowit
SAD.8/18/28
[ca. 1914-1926]
Group of children, possibly Hadanduwah, on the Red Sea coast
SAD.8/18/29
[ca. 1914-1926]
Landscape, probably Erkowit
SAD.8/18/30
[ca. 1914-1926]
Trees and euphorbia, probably Erkowit
SAD.8/18/31-34
[ca. 1914-1926]
Landscape at Erkowit
SAD.8/18/35
[ca. 1914-1926]
Hadanduwah men loading up camels outside a timber-framed bungalow
SAD.8/18/36
[ca. 1914-1926]
Hadanduwah men and police men loading up camels
SAD.8/18/37
[ca. 1914-1926]
Hadanduwah men attaching a hawdaj to a camel
SAD.8/18/38
[ca. 1914-1926]
Group of Hadanduwah people
SAD.8/20/1-11
[ca. 1914-1926]
Photographs taken in the Karora Hills, Red Sea Province:
SAD.8/20/1-3
[ca. 1914-1926]
Stone circles marking the site of a Banu 'Amir grave, Khor Aiet in the Karora hills
SAD.8/20/4
[ca. 1914-1926]
Funeral partyat Karora crossing the border into Eritrea
SAD.8/20/5-6
[ca. 1914-1926]
Cattle grazing at a khor in the Karora hills
SAD.8/20/7
[ca. 1914-1926]
Camels camped for the night in the Karora Hills
SAD.8/20/8-11
[ca. 1914-1926]
Unidentified negatives, Karora hills
SAD.8/22/1-7
[ca. 1914-1926]
Photographs of Banu `Amir in the Karora hills, Red Sea Province:
SAD.8/22/1
[ca. 1914-1926]
Banu 'Amir woman covering her face with her tobe whilst hand spinning wool with a hooked stick, at a camp in the Karora hills
SAD.8/22/2-3,5
[ca. 1914-1926]
Banu 'Amir woman covering her face with her tobe whilst weaving wool at a camp in the Karora hills
SAD.8/22/4
[ca. 1914-1926]
Mrs G. M. Crowfoot learning to hand-spin wool with a hooked stick at a Banu 'Amir camp in the Karora hills
SAD.8/22/6
[ca. 1914-1926]
Banu 'Amir man and boy at a camp in the Karora hills
SAD.8/22/7
1914
Cloth hung on a tree stump above a hole in the ground at a Banu 'Amir camp in the Karora hills
SAD.8/19/1-27
[ca. 1914-1926]
Photographs (with some negatives), mostly taken in Blue Nile Province:
SAD.8/19/1
[ca. 1914-1926]
Camel-driven sesame seed oil mill
SAD.8/19/3,5
[ca. 1914-1926]
Sacks of cotton at Wad Medani suq
SAD.8/19/7
[ca. 1914-1926]
Rear view of a young girl with long braided hair
SAD.8/19/8
[ca. 1914-1926]
Man packing cotton down into a large sack, Gezira
SAD.8/19/9,11
[ca. 1914-1926]
Young girls, two wearing rahats, hand-spinning cotton thread at Mahmud
SAD.8/19/13
[ca. 1914-1926]
Woman wearing a tobe, standing at the entrance to a mud house with two young girls
SAD.8/19/15
[ca. 1914-1926]
Women pounding grain in preparation for a wedding at Burri, Khartoum Province
SAD.8/19/17
[ca. 1914-1926]
Two women standng by large basket
SAD.8/19/18
[ca. 1914-1926]
Group of women sitting in a courtyard, with one woman kneading dough or clay on a stone near the entrance to a mud hut, probably Blue Nile Province
SAD.8/19/19
[ca. 1914-1926]
Suq scene, with women carrying zirs on their heads in the background, Maiumo
SAD.8/19/21
[ca. 1914-1926]
Suq at Maiumo
SAD.8/19/23
[ca. 1914-1926]
Crowd of people gathered around an elderly Fallata woman hand-spinning cotton, Maiumo
SAD.8/19/24
[ca. 1914-1926]
Women hand-spinning black goats' wool, Bullinarti Island, Northern Province
SAD.8/19/25-26
[ca. 1914-1926]
Sitt Hukm es Sid, an 'Ababdah woman, hand spinning wool with a whorled spindle in the Kabushiya area of Merowe
SAD.8/19/27
[ca. 1914-1926]
Sitt Hukm es Sid, an 'Ababdah woman, sitting holding a whorled spindle used to hand-spin wool next to her husband, Ahmad 'Abd Allah Khalil, in the Kabushiya area of Merowe
SAD.8/21/1-4
[ca. 1914-1926]
Photographs and one negative taken at Mahmud, Blue Nile Province:
SAD.8/21/1
[ca. 1914-1926]
Woman, the wife of a local schoolmaster, wearing a tobe and holding a woven basketwork tabaq and container
SAD.8/21/3
[ca. 1914-1926]
Woman, possibly the wife of a local schoolmaster, wearing a tobe and holding a baby
SAD.8/21/4
[ca. 1914-1926]
Woman, possibly the wife of a local schoolmaster, standing in front of a thatched hut wearing a tobe
SAD.8/23/1-20
[ca. 1914-1926]
Photographs taken in Dongola Province:
SAD.8/23/1
[ca. 1914-1926]
Saqiyah on a bank of the Nile at El Kuru, Dongola Province
SAD.8/23/2-3
[ca. 1914-1926]
Man weaving cotton on a loom, with a boy winding cotton thread from the spindle onto a spool beside him, El Kuru
SAD.8/23/4
[ca. 1914-1926]
Man sitting in a thatched shelter weaving cotton on a loom, with a boy winding cotton thread from the spindle onto a spool beside him, El Kuru
SAD.8/23/5
[ca. 1914-1926]
Woman basket-maker weaving with a display of basketwork items and tabaqs in front of her, Khandaq
SAD.8/23/6
[ca. 1914-1926]
Women and children surrounding a woman basket-maker weaving with a display of basketwork items and tabaqs in front of her, Khandaq
SAD.8/23/7
[ca. 1914-1926]
Large grain bins outside a mud house, Tangasi Island
SAD.8/23/8
[ca. 1914-1926]
Basketware sellers sitting on a bank of the Nile, with ruined buildings in the background, Khandaq
SAD.8/23/9
[ca. 1914-1926]
Sesame oil mill, Tangasi Island
SAD.8/23/10
[ca. 1914-1926]
Wife and son of Fadl al-Mula (one of H. W. Jackson's old servants), an accomplished mat-maker, plaiting birsh matting, with her son holding a roll of finished plaits and two completed mats displayed on the wall behind them, Merowe
SAD.8/23/11
[ca. 1914-1926]
Craftsman making a leather bag at Dongola suq, with his assistant cutting strips of leather beside him
SAD.8/23/12
[ca. 1914-1926]
Two women making basketwork tabaqs, Bullinarti Island
SAD.8/23/13-14
[ca. 1914-1926]
Boy climbing a palm tree in order to fertilise it on H. W. Jackson's farm at Mansur Koti
SAD.8/23/15
[ca. 1914-1926]
Boy descending a palm tree with part of a male flower, to be taken to a female tree in order to fertilise it, on H. W. Jackson's farm at Mansur Koti
SAD.8/23/16
[ca. 1914-1926]
Potter's wheel, Nawawi Island
SAD.8/23/17
[ca. 1914-1926]
Potter turning a clay pot on a wheel in a village near Dongola
SAD.8/23/18
[ca. 1914-1926]
Two women wearing white tobes, possibly teachers, experimenting with a spinning wheel in the grounds of Korti school
SAD.8/23/19
[ca. 1914-1926]
Ruined fort or church, Old Dongola
SAD.8/23/20
[ca. 1914-1926]
Two men sitting in the doorway of a ruined fort or church, Old Dongola
SAD.8/24/1-6
[ca. 1914-1926]
Photographs taken at Rufa'a, Blue Nile Province and of Berti weavers:
SAD.8/24/1
[ca. 1914-1926]
Village scene at Rufa'a
SAD.8/24/2-4
[ca. 1914-1926]
Mesellemiyah women weaving cotton thread at Rufa'a
SAD.8/24/5
[ca. 1914-1926]
Berti man weaving cotton on a pit-treadle loom, possibly Kordofan
SAD.8/24/6
[ca. 1914-1926]
Berti man weaving cotton on a pit-treadle loom, possibly Kordofan
SAD.8/25/1-21
[ca. 1914-1926]
Photographs and negatives of weddings:
SAD.8/25/1
[ca. 1914-1926]
Unveiling a bride at Rufa'a
SAD.8/25/2
[ca. 1914-1926]
Bride wearing a white tobe, a nose ring and jewellery made from beads and coins, Rufa'a
SAD.8/25/3
[ca. 1914-1926]
Female attendants holding a qarmasis around a bride wearing jewellery made from beads and coins, during the performance of wedding rites at Omdurman
SAD.8/25/4
[ca. 1914-1926]
Female attendants holding a qarmasis around a bride covering her face with he hands and wearing jewellery made from beads and coins, during the performance of wedding rites at Omdurman
SAD.8/25/5-8
[ca. 1914-1926]
Bridegroom and attendants visiting the qubbah of a holy man at the end of forty days of wedding rites, possibly Khartoum Province
SAD.8/25/9
[ca. 1914-1926]
'Ababdah bridegroom wearing amulets and bead necklaces and holding a whip, probably Northern Province
SAD.8/25/10
[ca. 1914-1926]
Asha, a young bride, wearing her bridal jewellery, Khartoum
SAD.8/25/12,14
[ca. 1914-1926]
Asha, a young bride, sitting next to her mother wearing her bridal jewellery, Khartoum
SAD.8/25/15
[ca. 1914-1926]
Asha, a young bride, wearing her bridal jewellery and a veil on her head, Khartoum
SAD.8/25/16-17
[ca. 1914-1926]
Asha, a young bride, standing with her family wearing her bridal jewellery and a qarmasis, Khartoum
SAD.8/25/18-20
[ca. 1914-1926]
Women and children, the family of Asha, a young bride, Khartoum
SAD.8/25/21
[ca. 1914-1926]
Unidentified man wearing a long robe, possibly Khartoum
SAD.8/26/1-4
[1920-1924]
Photographs of Lord Allenby's visit to the Mahdi's tomb, Omdurman
SAD.8/26/1
[1920-1924]
Lord Allenby and entourage on horseback passing the entrance to ruins of the Mahdi's tomb
SAD.8/26/2
[1920-1924]
Policeman saluting Lord Allenby's motor car, possibly during Allenby's visit to Khartoum
SAD.8/26/3
[1920-1924]
Lord Allenby and entourage on horseback, possibly during a visit to Omdurman
SAD.8/26/4
[1920-1924]
Lord Allenby and entourage passing the statue of Gordon on horseback
SAD.8/27/1-3
[ca. 1914-1926]
Photographs of a C.M.S. hospital:
SAD.8/27/1
[ca. 1914-1926]
Church Missionary Society hospital
SAD.8/27/2
[ca. 1914-1926]
Young woman with a mushat hairstyle, a patient on a ward at a Church Missionary Society hospital
SAD.8/27/3
[ca. 1914-1926]
Male orderly attending to a patient on a ward at a Church Missionary Society hospital
SAD.8/28/1-2
[ca. 1914-1926]
Photographs of basket work
SAD.8/28/1
[ca. 1914-1926]
Large tabaq
SAD.8/28/2
[ca. 1914-1926]
Women and children selling basketware, including tabaqs and hats, at Matmia railway station
SAD.8/29/1-13
1921
Photographs and negatives of Miss Mabel Wolff and midwives at the Midwifery Training School, Omdurman:
SAD.8/29/1
1921
Miss M. E. Wolff, matron, Midwifery Training School, sitting in a horse-drawn trap
SAD.8/29/2-4
1921
Miss M. E. Wolff, matron, Midwifery Training School
SAD.8/29/7
1921
Miss M. E. Wolff, matron, Midwifery Training School, talking to a staff midwife
SAD.8/29/9-10
1921
Pupil midwives lined up for inspection at the Midwifery Training School
SAD.8/29/11
1921
Trained midwife at the Midwifery Training School wearing a long white tobe, and a large sun hat and carrying a midwifery box
SAD.8/29/12
1921
Man wearing a jallabiyah, possibly a chauffeur or servant at the Midwifery Training School
SAD.8/29/13
1921
Young girl wearing a rahat and an amulet, standing on the roof of a building at the Midwifery Training School
SAD.8/30/1-28
[ca. 1914-1926]
Photographs of women and children, mostly at Omdurman:
SAD.8/30/1
[ca. 1920-1926]
Woman wearing a white tobe, one of Sayyid 'Abd al-Rahman al-Mahdi's sisters, Omdurman
SAD.8/30/3
[ca. 1920-1926]
Two Fallata women, one carrying a baby in a sling across her back, possibly Omdurman
SAD.8/30/5
[ca. 1920-1926]
Sitt Zaynab, a trained midwife, sitting on an 'anqarib holding a baby, possibly Omdurman
SAD.8/30/7
[ca. 1920-1926]
Sitt Famna, a trained midwife, standing with two other women wearing white tobes
SAD.8/30/9
[ca. 1920-1926]
Young woman, the wife of Shaykh Lutfi, sitting in front of a small window with a young child and another woman, Rufa'a
SAD.8/30/11,13-14
[ca. 1914-1926]
Young woman, Asha, hand spinning cotton weft thread using a suspended spindle, Khartoum
SAD.8/30/15
[ca. 1914-1926]
Young woman, Asha, wearing her bridal jewellery and a veil on her head whilst hand spinning cotton weft thread using a suspended spindle
SAD.8/30/16
[ca. 1914-1926]
Three unidentified women wearing white tobes, probably trained midwives from the Midwifery Training School, Omdurman
SAD.8/30/17
[ca. 1914-1926]
Unidentified women standing with two children wearing a white tobe, probably a trained midwife from the Midwifery Training School, Omdurman
SAD.8/30/18
1922
One of the first groups of pupil midwives to attend the Midwifery Training School, with Sitt Jindiyya Salih, the first staff midwife
SAD.8/30/19
[ca. 1914-1926]
Group of women, including one wearing a white tobe, probably a trained midwife from the Midwifery Training School, Omdurman
SAD.8/30/21
[ca. 1914-1926]
Young woman standing with a group of small children wearing ankle bracelets and dresses, possibly Omdurman
SAD.8/30/24
[ca. 1914-1926]
Unidentified group of men and boys standing on the steps of a brick building, possibly Khartoum
SAD.8/30/25
[ca. 1914-1926]
Unidentified man holding a baby, possibly Khartoum
SAD.8/30/28
[ca. 1914-1926]
Young child playing a musical instrument made from a gourd, possibly Omdurman
SAD.8/31/1-5
1926
Photographs of C.M.S. schools and pupils:
SAD.8/31/1
1926
Boys standing in lines at a Church Missionary Society school at Murgan near Yei
SAD.8/31/2
1926
Boys standing in lines with their teacher at a Church Missionary Society school at Murgan near Yei
SAD.8/31/3
1926
Older boys learning to read at a Church Missionary Society school at Murgan near Yei
SAD.8/31/4
1926
Two pupils from a Church Missionary Society school at Juba wearing a school uniform of shorts and tunics
SAD.8/32/1
1926
Photograph of a teacher reading to pupils at a missionary school at Fei, near Kyango
SAD.8/33/2-3
1926
Photographs of pupils wearing dresses at Mrs Hall's missionary girls' school, Raga
SAD.8/34/1-5
1926
Photographs of Miss Miller's school:
SAD.8/34/1
1926
Pupils and teachers at a girls' school run by Miss Miller
SAD.8/34/2-3
1926
Young teacher supervising pupils playing at a girls' school run by Miss Miller
SAD.8/34/4
1926
Pupils playing at a girls' school run by Miss Miller
SAD.8/34/5
1926
Pupils parading at a girls' school run by Miss Miller
SAD.8/35/1-3
1926
Photographs of Omdurman schoolgirls:
SAD.8/35/1-2
1926
Young pupils playing a game of “hawks and doves” at a girls' school, probably Omdurman
SAD.8/35/3
1926
Young pupils at a girls' school, probably Omdurman
SAD.8/36/1-4
[ca. 1914-1926]
Glass negatives of Sitt Zaynab weaving a camel girth, in the Butana
SAD.8/37/1-6
[ca. 1959]
Inventory of photographs given to the Sudan Archive
4. Printed material
SAD.424/3
1926
Special Sudan number of The African World : commemorating the official opening of the Sennar Dam, January 21, 1926 / compiled and edited by L. Weinthal and J. Finlay. [S.l. : The African World], 1926.
SAD.424/4-5
1929-1933
Report on medical & health work in the Sudan. Khartoum : Sudan Medical Service, 1929 and 1933
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