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Mountaineers, 1878

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3018B/9

Scope and Contents

89 x 110 mm. Woodburytype. A half-length portrait of a seated man from the village of Prodromos: 'The villagers are a robust race, as may be gathered from the two following photographs, the first of which represents one of the chief people of the place, a man who deserves to be rendered famous for the kind manner in which he welcomes the stranger that may enter within his gates' (Thomson 1879, vol.2, p.36). This man acted as Thomson's guide to the summit of Mount Troodos.


  • 1878

Conditions Governing Access

The volume is located at: RCS.Cob.18.122.

Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition.

Existence and Location of Originals

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Related Materials

This person also appears on the right of the two people in Y3018B/11.



Finding aid date

2003-04-30 12:33:55+00:00

Includes index.


Repository Details

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