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Tokyo

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Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

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Correspondence on longitude, 1902 - 1928

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 8/148
Scope and Contents Correspondence relating to longitude and its determination, including the following material:(1) Correspondence regarding the Potsdam-Greenwich Longitude via Emden and Bracton, 1902-1904.There is correspondence with C.T. Albrecht regarding accommodation, equipment and arrangements with the General Post Office (G.P.O.); correspondence with the G.P.O. regarding the line between the Royal Observatory and Potsdam; and a copy of 'Longitude Difference between Potsdam and...
Dates: 1902 - 1928
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: 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).
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Letter from Edward Sylvester Morse to Charles Robert Darwin; written at Tokyo, 1879-08-26

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 171: 246
Scope and Contents

Letter from Edward Sylvester Morse to Charles Robert Darwin; written at Tokyo


(Letter)

Dates: 1879-08-26
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.
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Letter from Leonard Darwin to Emma Darwin née Wedgwood; written at Tokyo, 1890-12-15

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 239.1: 10.13
Scope and Contents

Letter from Leonard Darwin to Emma Darwin née Wedgwood; written at Tokyo


(Letter)

Dates: 1890-12-15
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.
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Letter from Leonard Darwin to Emma Darwin née Wedgwood; written at Tokyo copy, 1890-12-15

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 239.1: 11.10
Scope and Contents

Letter from Leonard Darwin to Emma Darwin née Wedgwood; written at Tokyo copy


(Letter)

Dates: 1890-12-15
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.
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Letter from prob Kiyomi Chikami to Sir Francis Darwin; written at Tokyo, 1909-11-08

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 199.2: 1
Scope and Contents

Letter from prob Kiyomi Chikami to Sir Francis Darwin; written at Tokyo


(Letter)

Dates: 1909-11-08
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.
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Letter from prob Kiyomi Chikami to Sir Francis Darwin; written at Tokyo P S to See previous item, 1910-01-10

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 199.2: 2
Scope and Contents

Letter from prob Kiyomi Chikami to Sir Francis Darwin; written at Tokyo P S to See previous item


(Letter)

Dates: 1910-01-10
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.
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Plan of Yedo Legation

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Parkes 39/3
Scope and Contents

'Japan. Yedo Legation': an undated plan of the compound and buildings of the British Legation in Tokyo. The scale is 1 inch to 50 feet.

Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Any person wishing to consult the collection must obtain written permission from Matheson and Co. Ltd, 3 Lombard Street, London, EC3V 9AQ. Applicants may submit their request using the standard Jardine Matheson letter of application, which is available from the Manuscripts Reading Room and via the University Library web pages at https://www.lib.cam.ac.uk/files/jm_permission_form.pdf. They should state specifically on the form that they desire access to the Parkes Papers.

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