Browne, C.P.
Introduction
Cecil Pownall Browne
Arrangement

Catalogue
1. Articles
2. Photographic Material
Reference code: GB-0033-SAD
Title: Browne, C.P.
Dates of creation:
Extent: 2 files
Held by: Durham University Library, Archives and Special Collections: Sudan Archive
Created by: material relating to service in the Sudan
Language: English

Cecil Pownall Browne

(1876 - )

1902-1904 Blue Nile Province
1905-1906 Sennar Province
1906-1909 Blue Nile Province
1910-1912 Upper Nile Province
1913 Blue Nile Province
1913-1921 Governor Berber Province (from 1914)
1922-1926 Governor Kassala
1924 Retired

C.P. Browne and T.A. Leach, also of the Sudan Political Service, were married to two sisters, Margaret and Jessie Laing, who first travelled to the Sudan in 1919 with their father on business. For further photographs of C.P. Browne and his wife, see the collection of T.A. Leach


Arrangement

1. Articles
2. Photographic Material

Catalogue
1. Articles
SAD.422/14/1-32
[n.d. and 1904]
Series of short stories about the people of the Sudan written by Browne during his early years in the Sudan and entitled “The wander years” (422/14/1-4); “A washing” (422/14/5); “A king's daughter” (422/14/6-7); “Prayer” (422/14/8-9); “A shereef” (422/14//10-11); “A hotbed” (422/14/12-15); “Marshland” (422/14/16); “A garden” (422/14/17-18); “Lonely pool” (422/14/19-21); “A great rain” (422/14/22-24); “A prophet” (422/14/25-28); “The price of blood” (422/14/29-30); “Ishad” (422/14/31- 32)
2. Photographic Material
SAD.773/6/1-30
[c.1912 - 1926]
Group of photographs, mostly unidentified, and many of them printed on postcards:
SAD.773/6/1-16
Crowds gathered at Shendi, possibly for the arrival of Viscount Allenby in 1920
SAD.773/6/17-18
Two triumphal arches, one for Viscount and Viscountess Allenby, the other for Jackson Pasha
SAD.773/6/19
Governor's house at Halfa (postcard)
SAD.773/6/20
Street in Kassala, 1922
SAD.773/6/21-25
Nile scenes, including palm trees and Nile steamer
SAD.773/6/26-27
Interior of signal box
SAD.773/6/28
Group of tukls
SAD.773/6/29
Fulah
SAD.773/6/30
Crowds surrounding aeroplane