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Broome, Louis Egerton, 1875 - 1951 (engineer)



  • Existence: 1875 - 1951

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:


Family papers

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BRME 14/5
Scope and Contents

Including a typescript autobiography; an outline, synopsis and drafts of "Spunyarn", reminiscences from Jackie Broome's life and family history; a chronology giving details of the lives of Louis Egerton Broome and Clara Kathleen (Aimée) Lake (parents) and Frederick Napier Broome (grandfather); and other research notes for "Spunyarn".

Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.

Photograph album, 1900 - 1910

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BRME 15/2
Scope and Contents

Comprising photographs of Alaska, 1900-3, including gold prospecting, fishing and a tidal wave; Seattle, 1900, and Detroit, 1903, in the United States; Panama, 1905-6, including construction of the Camacho Reservoir; and China, 1910, including a public execution.
Also with postcards of the Panama Canal.
Explanatory notes were added by Joan Hyde-Cates.

Dates: 1900 - 1910
Conditions Governing Access: Unfit for production.