Tottenham, P.M.
Percy Marmaduke Tottenham

1. Personal Papers
Printed material
Reference code: GB-0033-SAD
Title: Tottenham, P.M.
Dates of creation: 1970-1972
Extent: 1 file
Held by: Durham University Library, Archives and Special Collections: Sudan Archive
Created by: material relating to service in the Sudan
Language: English

Percy Marmaduke Tottenham

(1873 - 1975)

1895 Egyptian Public Works Ministry
1904-1914 Seconded to the Sudan
1904-1909 Deputy Inspector General of Irrigation in the Sudan
1909-1914 Inspector General of Irrigation in the Sudan
1910-1914 Member of the Sudan Governor-General's Council
1914-1916 Inspector General of Irrigation for Lower Egypt
1917-1919 Inspector General of Public Works, Egypt
1919-1925 Under Secretary of State for Public Works, Egypt
1925-1937 Agent to the Egyptian Government, London


1. Personal Papers
2. Printed Material


Presented by Tottenham, 1971 and Miss E. Monroe, 1972

1. Personal Papers
1970 May 24 - Jul 4
Correspondence between Tottenham, D.M.H. Evans and K.D.D. Henderson, confirming that he was the only Egyptian Government official to have a seat on the Governor-General's Council, with covering note by Sir John Richmond
1972 Mar 21
Note by Tottenham on the exploration of the area between the rivers Sobat and Bor for the Garstin Cut (Jonglei Canal) and on the origins of the Sennar Dam and Gezira Scheme
Printed material
Durham University Library Printed material deposited with collection; now integrated into library and catalogued on OPAC. British-Italian Bulletin, Abyssinia, Italy and the League of Nations: a guide to the Italo-Abyssinian dispute and an outline of its possible settlement (London, 1936)