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The Papers of the Fairbank family

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.10082

Scope and Contents

The papers consist principally of letters, journals and photographs relating to the service of Harold Arthur Thomas Fairbank in the South African War and First World War, and of Thomas John Fairbank in the Second World War.


  • Creation: 1899-1945


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for researchers using Cambridge University Library.

Conditions Governing Use

Researchers wishing to publish excerpts from the papers must obtain prior permission from the copyright holders and should seek advice from University Library staff.


5 archive box(es) (5 boxes)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was donated to Cambridge University Library by Mrs Jeannine Fairbank, daughter-in-law and widow of H.A.T. Fairbank and T.J. Fairbank respectively on 19 January 2015.

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Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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