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Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 181 Collections and/or Records:

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Letter from Israel Lyons Jnr, Cambridge, 1766

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 4/187/1: 1-2
Scope and Contents

Letter containing calculations for the occultations of stars.

Dates: 1766
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Letter from Thomas Turton to [Dr Thomas Young], 1823-04-19

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/23: 73
Scope and Contents From the Item:

Includes accounts of the rates of chronometers, reports on chronometer trials, and eleven related letters.

Dates: 1823-04-19
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Letter from Thomas Turton to Dr Thomas Young, 1823-05-09

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/23: 79-80
Scope and Contents From the Item:

Includes accounts of the rates of chronometers, reports on chronometer trials, and eleven related letters.

Dates: 1823-05-09
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Minnie Pate: Scrapbook

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7637
Dates: 1892-1963
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Minutes, Trinity College, Cambridge, 13 June 1903

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.5958/22/2
Scope and Contents

Rough minutes in HJ's hand of a conference held at Trinity College and chaired by the Chancellor (Duke of Devonshire), 'to consider the expediency of reducing or abolishing its [the University's] requirements with respect to the dead languages', in order to open the University to a broader range of entrants and attract external funding from 'the moneyed men'.

Dates: 13 June 1903
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Noel Turner: Account of Dr. [Samuel] Johnson's Visit to Cambridge in 1765

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.3859
Dates: 1823 (Circa)
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Notes on Cambridgeshire and Lancashire families, and related subjects

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.3852
Dates: 1500-1700 (Circa.)
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Notes on Stourbridge Fair

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6319-6320
Dates: 1906-1912 (Circa)
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Observations and calculations of longitude, 1854 - 1860

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 6/114
Scope and Contents Observations and calculations concerned chiefly with finding the longitudes of places, including Indonesia, Bombay, Port Natal and Port Elizabeth by Lieutenant Dayman, from observed occultations, star observations and solar eclipses during 1854-1855; and Fredericton, Canada, and Cambridge, U.S.A., by W.B. Jack and J.B. Toldervy, with correspondence on their longitudes. There are a few papers on the total eclipse over Australia, 4 April 1856, and maps of the paths of the total eclipse of the...
Dates: 1854 - 1860