Scope and Contents
A wide range of material concerning different parts of Australasia, but mainly Australia and New Zealand. Some of the collections are comprised of single items, such as pictures and maps. There are also a significant number of photocopies or photographs of original material. One of the collections is in Maori; the others are in English.
- 1810 - 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 firstname.lastname@example.org. 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).
7 item(s) (7 plastic sleeves)
3 rolled item(s) (3 rolls)
2 archive box(es) (2 boxes)
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.
- 2004-02-03 10:44:59+00:00
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