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Photographs, mostly of University members; with, occasionally, images in other formats and related papers, 1875 - 1999

Reference Code: GBR/0265/UA/Phot.

Scope and Contents

The photographs are chiefly of members of the University.


  • Creation: 1875 - 1999


Conditions Governing Access

From the Management Group:

The University Archives are generally freely available to the holder of a reader's ticket for the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library, West Road, Cambridge CB3 9DR. Restrictions on access are imposed on certain categories of sensitive record: financial, governmental and personal, by order of the originating body or under data protection legislation. Access information, including opening hours and how to obtain a reader's ticket, appears as part of the Library's web site (


c. 440 item(s) : photograph, negative, paper

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Phot.1-103 are from the collection of Mrs J.F. Cameron, presented to the University Archives by her daughter, Mrs H.T. Deas, on 22 Nov. 1972. Subsequent additions to UA Phot. have been made from a variety of sources, indicated where known in each catalogue entry.


Where given, photograph dimensions are in millimetres. The online catalogue was completed in February 2005 and added to repeatedly thereafter.

Date information

DateText: start date approximate, bulk 1900-55.

Finding aid date

1998-05-06 09:10:12+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

Cambridge University Library
West Road
Cambridge CB3 9DR United Kingdom