Sir Douglas Newbold
Douglas Newbold (1894) entered the Sudan Political Service in 1920. His
first post was the nomad district of Dar Kababish on the fringe of the
Lybian Desert.From 1932 to 1938 he was Governor of Kordofan.
In The Making of the Modern Sudan (1952), K.D.D. Henderson has drawn
extensively from the papers and letters of Douglas Newbold. In his letters
Douglas shows himseld a witty observer and he's lovely to read. Just one
The photos are copied from The making of the Modern Sudan. Probably not one of them is taken by Douglas Newbold.