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Cinefilms, 1955 - 1956

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 219/3

Scope and Contents

From the Fonds:

The collection is comprised of a series of albums relating to the youth tours funded by the South African Aid to Britain Fund, containing photographs, information about the tours and inserted material. In addition, three cine films document the tours of the Gold Coast and Nigeria (November 1955 - January 1956.) The rest of the collection comprises two articles on the tours and a few related papers. The collection is accompanied by three pieces of correspondence between D.H. Simpson, R.C.S. Librarian, and Dr S.P. Datta, 22-30 October 1978, regarding the albums and papers.


  • Creation: 1955 - 1956


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 (


3 item(s) (3 cinefilms)

Language of Materials


Existence and Location of Originals

The cinefilms may be viewed online with the University of Cambridge Streaming Media Service at:

Finding aid date

2013-09-03 09:35:52+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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