Audas, R.S.
Introduction
Robert Starmer Audas
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Catalogue
1. Articles
2. Memoirs
3. Miscellanea
4. Photographic Material
5. Museum Objects
6. Newspaper Cuttings
Reference code: GB-0033-SAD
Title: Audas, R.S.
Dates of creation: 1928-1962
Extent: 0.5 box
Held by: Durham University Library, Archives and Special Collections: Sudan Archive
Created by: material relating to service in the Sudan
Language: English

Robert Starmer Audas

(1884-1966)

1909 Veterinary duties, Camel Corps, Kordofan
1912-1916 Inspector, Veterinary Department, El Obeid, Kordofan
1916-1917 Inspector, Veterinary Department, Red Sea Province
1918-1919 Inspector, Veterinary Department, Darfur
1920-1923 Inspector, Veterinary Department, Upper Nile Province
1923-1925 Inspector, Veterinary Department, Darfur
1925-1926 Assistant Director, Veterinary Department, Khartoum
1927 Assistant Director, Veterinary Department, Kordofan and Darfur
1927-1932 Assistant Director, Veterinary Department, Khartoum
1932 Inspector, Veterinary Department, Khartoum
1933-1935 Inspector, Veterinary Department, Darfur
1935 Retired


Arrangement

1. Articles
2. Memoirs
3. Miscellanea
4. Photographic Material
5. Museum Objects
6. Newspaper Cuttings
7. Printed Material

Related Material

There are 52 volumes of printed material that were deposited with collection; these are now integrated into the library and catalogued on OPAC


Catalogue
1. Articles
SAD.455/2/6-8
[n.d.]
“Gamil”, by Audas An account of his horse for 26 years. (ts)
SAD.479/10/1-4
1946 Oct 10
“The war on Africa's game”, by Audas (ms)
SAD.479/10/5-12
[post 1925]
“Horse breeding in the Sudan”, by Audas (ts)
2. Memoirs
SAD.455/2/1-5
1965 Nov 14
Short note on his Sudan service by Audas, dictated to his sister shortly prior to his death (1965)
3. Miscellanea
SAD.475/4/1
1928 Jan 26
White Nile Bridge and electric tramway service: programme of opening ceremony
SAD.475/4/2
[c. 1930]
Sudan Government Railways dinner menu
SAD.475/4/3
1953 Aug
Circular letter from Rt. Rev. L.H. Gwynne, former Bishop in Egypt and the Sudan, on the occasion of his 90th birthday
4. Photographic Material
SAD.475/4/4
1962
Photograph of Audas with visiting Sudanese in the U.K.
SAD.644/4/1-22
[c. 1920's]
Lantern slides of game, including:
SAD.644/4/1-3
Audas with lion
SAD.644/4/4-5
Lion
SAD.644/4/6-7
Nuer? with hippopotamus
SAD.644/4/8-10
Goats
SAD.644/4/11-17
Eland and kudu
SAD.644/4/18
Elephant
SAD.644/4/19
Warthog
SAD.644/4/20-21
Leopard
SAD.644/4/22
Water buffalo
SAD.645/5/1-7
[ca. 1920's]
Lantern slides of game, including:
SAD.645/5/1-6
Eland
SAD.645/5/7
Crocodile
SAD.644/6/1-19
[n.d.]
Lantern slides of camels
SAD.644/7/1-20
[n.d.]
Lantern slides of horses
SAD.644/8/1-21
[n.d.]
Lantern slides of Sudanese men and women (SAD 644/8/1-10); British soldiers of the Camel Corps (SAD 644/8/11-17) and trees (SAD 644/8/18-21)
5. Museum Objects
SAD.644/9
[n.d.]
Pebbles from the summit of Jabal Marra in a letter decorated matchbox
6. Newspaper Cuttings
SAD.508/25/1-28
1946 - 1949
Scrapbook containing cuttings, chiefly from The Field, The Times, the Observer, the Veterinary Record, Country Life and Picture Post, concerning game in East Africa and the Sudan and the discovery of a drug to treat tsetse fly disease