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[View of unnamed house], 1951 - 1953

 Item
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011XX/74

Scope and Contents

195 mm x 190 mm. The caption on the reverse reads: ' In spite of its date, the house manages to achieve dignity, proportion, and comeliness, aided by local architectural detail of chimneys, stepped roof, and welcoming arms steps.' There are two handwritten comments, in black ink, on the reverse: 'Sovay (?) No. 2' and 'No. 1 to overlap No. 2.' It is not known what this refers to, as there is no photograph numbered '2' in this collection.

Dates

  • 1951 - 1953

Conditions Governing Access

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Biographical / Historical

Although not confirmed, the photographer may be one Richard Saunders, 1922-1987, born in Bermuda.

Language of Materials

English

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition.

General

WS.

Originator(s)

Saunders, - , fl 1951-1953, photographer

Finding aid date

2004-06-15 11:29:38+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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