Skip to main content

Volume II : Ceylon, South India and Burma, December 1907, 1907-12

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 2

Scope and Contents

The album now contains photographs numbered in the range 168-346 (originally there were 165). Added numbers are: 200A, 263A, 270A-D, 280A, 296A, 335A-B; spoiled: 234; not used: 170, 172, 173, 175, 199, 203, 204, 216, 226, 228, 240-242, 253, 255, 257, 258, 262, 300, 314, 325, 326, 334; missing: 333. Numbers 270A-D and 280A are by Hutchins. The photographs are not arranged totally in numerical order within the album so that 280A follows 337.

Subjects covered in this album are:
Ceylon: Galle; Colombo including Maldive fleet
South India: Tuticorin; Madura [now Madurai] temples; Trichinopoly; Srirangan; Tanjore; Madras; Rail journey; Ootacamund [also known as Udagamandalam]; Coonoor and Nilgiri Hills; Madras.
Burma: Rangoon; elephants; Gokteik; Hsipaw; Mandalay; Naba-Katha-Mora-Segaw.


  • Creation: 1907-12


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 Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (


1 album(s) (161 images in 1 boxed album)

Language of Materials


Existence and Location of Copies

This album is available on microfiche: General Collections, fiche numbers 83-84.


PJ. The number of photographs now present in the albums doesn't tally with that stated in the typescript catalogue. Numbers actually in this catalogue have been recorded. The other numbers in the typescript catalogue have been recorded as they are.


Fisher, Alfred Hugh, 1867-1945

Finding aid date

2002-08-08 10:05:37+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

Cambridge University Library
West Road
Cambridge CB3 9DR United Kingdom