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Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:


licences, pedigree certificates and relevant notes, 1958-01-01 - 1963-12-31

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add 8904.5: 53-68
Scope and Contents

Miscellaneous; concerning dogs


Dates: 1958-01-01 - 1963-12-31
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: 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 Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (

M266 Troy 1981 (pet dog named Troy)

Reference Code: GBR/3437/WDTR/3/2/54
Scope and Contents

Images of Lord Taylour's pet dog Troy playing in the garden, as well as two slides of The Family of Darius before Alexander by Paolo Veronese.


Mesno and Nestor 1967 (pet dogs), 1967

Reference Code: GBR/3437/WDTR/3/2/53
Scope and Contents

This file features various images of Lord Taylour's dogs Memo and Nestor, doing all sorts of things like jumping around and playing tug of war, as well as slides of trees in the garden, with slides denoting their ages.

Dates: 1967

N Cambridge area 1961-1971, 1960 - 1970

Reference Code: GBR/3437/WDTR/3/2/43
Scope and Contents

In this file Lord Taylour provides us with images of Cambridge colleges, in addition to slides of dogs Memo, Minos and Nestor, featuring them at different ages and doing all sorts of things, like chasing balls, waiting on the stairs and jumping over each other. The file also contains images of house renovations over a 10-month period at St Aubyn's, as well as various views of gardens, plants, roads, and gatherings of friends and family.

Dates: 1960 - 1970

P296; P289 1984

Reference Code: GBR/3437/WDTR/3/2/57
Scope and Contents

Among this file are slides of dogs (including Troy on the bannister), swans and ducks, Lord Taylour's friends and family (including portraits of his mother and father), gardens, and the beach.


Photo of detail from painting of some dogs, 1860-01-01 - 1869-12-31

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 53.1: C141r
Scope and Contents

Photo of detail from painting of some dogs


Dates: 1860-01-01 - 1869-12-31
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.

Pylos (group); Elsworthy Road - Fergie and Cropper and dogs; Bassae; Dubrovnik, 1958

Reference Code: GBR/3437/WDTR/3/5/8
Scope and Contents

This file holds a selection of photographs taken in Chora and Bassae (Greece), Elsworthy Road (London) and Dubrovnik (Croatia). Featuring images of the Temple of Bassae, this album also holds photographs of a group at Chora, Fergie and some dogs, Cropper and Buff, and also a fountain, panoramic image and street view of Dubrovnik.

Dates: 1958

Untitled (VW trip, 1985), 1985

Reference Code: GBR/3437/WDTR/3/2/59
Scope and Contents

1985's VW trip holds slides of the VW crew standing by the VW, panoramic beach and landscape views, images of the crew enjoying themselves on the beach, a statue of Joan of Arc and images of pet dog Troy.

Dates: 1985