Skip to main content

Cambridge University Libraries are providing a blend of online and controlled in-person services. Please see our website for more details.

Jordan, 1961

 Sub-Fonds
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Marnham KK

Scope and Contents

Slides relating to the visit described above. Numbers 29-35 are of the Retreat ceremony in the capital. All the the slides are stamped September 61 and are arranged in two sequences - numbers 6-37 and 1-17. Numbers in the latter sequence have been altered to avoid duplication.

Dates

  • 1961

Conditions Governing Access

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).

Biographical / Historical

This visit to Jordan in 1961 includes areas which have been occupied by Israel since 1967. Marnham apparently flew to Amman, the capital, visited Jerash to the north, then flew from Amman to Mafraq where he met the King. He returned to the capital then went to Jerusalem, crossing the Jordan at Allenby Bridge and approaching the city from Bethlehem in the south. He returned to Amman via Jericho.

Extent

1 file(s) (46 images in 1 file)

Language of Materials

English

Related Materials

Processing numbers 1-5 in this sequence are continued by Marnham JJ.

General

PJ.

Finding aid date

2002-12-03 17:16:01+00:00

Includes index.

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

Contact:
Cambridge University Library
West Road
Cambridge CB3 9DR United Kingdom


The UK Archival Thesaurus has been integrated with our catalogue, thanks to Kings College London and the AIM25 project for their support with this.