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.
- 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 email@example.com. 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).
2 archive box(es) (2 boxes) : art work/card/paper/photograph/watercolour
1 item(s) (1 map)
1 item(s) (1 poster)
1 rolled item(s) (1 scroll)
Language of Materials
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.
This collection level description was created by RAS.
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