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Girl Guiding in Malaya [i.e. Malay Peninsula]

 Fonds
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3031F

Scope and Contents

Collections of prints of various sizes. The captions have been recorded as found and may contain offensive, inappropriate or outdated terms.

Alexander Cavendish served in Malaya from 1901 to 1933 and became Director of Co-operatives. His wife, Mrs Jean Cavendish, had been appointed Organising Commissioner for Malaya by Lady Baden-Powell in 1920 and became Chief Commissioner in 1921, a post she held until retiring to England in 1933.

Dates

  • 1922 - 1933

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

5 item(s) (5 images)

Language of Materials

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by Mrs Jean Cavendish in 1961.

General

This collection level description was entered by SG using information from the original typescript catalogue.

Originator(s)

Various

Includes index.
Date
2004-07-19 14:25:30+00:00
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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