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Americas miscellanea

 Fonds
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 240

Scope and Contents

A wide range of material concerning different countries in North and South America, notably Canada, Belize and the West Indian islands. A number of the collections are comprised of single items, such as legal documents and paintings.

Dates

  • 1697 - 1988

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).

Extent

2 archive box(es) (2 boxes) : art work/card/paper/photograph/watercolour

2 envelope(s)

1 item(s) (1 map)

1 item(s) (1 poster)

1 rolled item(s) (1 scroll)

Language of Materials

English

French

Other Finding Aids

Donald H. Simpson, ed., 'The manuscript catalogue of the library of the Royal Commonwealth Society' (London, 1975); MSS Addenda.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collections were received by the R.C.S. from a number of different sources, details of which are given with the relevant collection.

General

This collection level description was created by RAS.

Originator(s)

Various

Includes index.
Date
2004-01-05 11:44:28+00:00
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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