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Robley, Horatio Gordon, 1840 - 1930 (Major General)

 Person

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

 Sub-Fonds

Maori girl in canoe, 1860 - 1920

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 278/52
Scope and Contents

An undated watercolour on card, 9'' x 12''. The picture appears to have been primarily intended to show the carving of the stern-piece of the canoe; the Maori girl paddling has only been sketched roughly.

Dates: 1860 - 1920
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Sub-Fonds

Pictures from New Zealand, 1901 - 1920

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 278/51
Scope and Contents Undated postcards, envelopes and photographs containing images from New Zealand. The pictures include the War Canoe Race, tattooed Maori, 'tiki', South African postmen, a pictorial Christmas message and Robley surrounded by dried heads. There is also a painting by Robley of the 'Hongi or old Nose Salute'. The images are accompanied by a letter from Robley to the Secretary, Royal Colonial Institute, June 1920, enclosing a postcard with an original painting of a tiki and offering various...
Dates: 1901 - 1920
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).