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Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:


Correspondence with Cittaviveka or Chithurst Buddhist Monastery, 1980 - 1988

Reference Code: GBR/0014/YUNG 6/9
Scope and Contents

Michael and Joan Young regularly attended Buddhist retreats at Chithurst House.

Dates: 1980 - 1988

D. C. Burn, 1926 - 1927

Reference Code: GBR/1058/COL/11/2/Burn
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Material relating to those with a surname beginning 'B'.

Dates: 1926 - 1927

Lectures, 1990

Reference Code: GBR/0014/YUNG 3/1/3
Scope and Contents Comprising: "Death and Modern Culture", given at the University of California, Santa Barbara, 25 February 1990; "The Future of Education", Dartington Annual Lecture, 22 June 1990; "Buddhist Attitude to Death", a response to a talk given by Stephen Batchelor to the Buddhist Hospice Trust, 15 July 1990; "Liberating the Old and the Young: the case for an ageless society", Presidential Address to the British Association, 23 August 1990; and "The Future of the Family", ESRC Annual Lecture, 6...
Dates: 1990

Scott Collection

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Scott (James)
Scope and Contents

The collection includes palm leaf manuscripts in Burmese and Lao Tham scripts, Burmese, Shan and Lao folding books, Shan manuscripts on silk paper, Chinese documents, letters and maps and ephemera collected by Scott during his time in the Far East. Also included are reports and correspondence relating to Scott's administrative duties in Burma.

Dates: 1750-1910 (Circa)
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 Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (