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Europe (continent)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 4602 Collections and/or Records:

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Abbey near Killarney, 1860

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 40/1/8/279
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: This is a collection of art work created by the Royal Engineer Edward Charles Frome (1802-1890). In 1929 Frome’s surviving daughter, Mrs Frank Wynne, presented some of the South Australian drawings to the Royal Empire Society through the good offices of Sir Harry Wilson, to whom she bequeathed the rest of the collection. He presented it to the society in 1931. The majority of Frome’s individual watercolours and drawings, varying in size from 250 to 450 mm, were then housed in eight...
Dates: 1860
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 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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Abbots Ferry, near Abbotsford, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 16/5234
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format). [Showing four boys some with fishing rods standing on bank by ferry boat with view across river to trees and hill beyond].

Dates: 1909
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 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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Abbotsford, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 16/5235
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format). [View of Scotts house behind neat hedges].

Dates: 1909
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 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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Abbotsford, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 16/5238
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate. [Similar view of house as 5235 but with people walking along path towards camera].

Dates: 1909
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 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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Aberdeen-Angus Cross Young bullocks for fattening, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 22/5389
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format). [Rather distant views of the bullocks in a large field].

Dates: 1909
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 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).
 Sub-Fonds

Account of the Longman family, 1940

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 240/21
Scope and Contents

An account of the Longman family from Dorset or Somerset and connected families 'compiled in 1940, with some additions of a later date', 44 pages. A title page lists the families that are covered, several of which had Caribbean connections. There are seven inserted photographs on pages 42 and 43. It is not known how many copies of the account were made.

Dates: 1940
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 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).
 Fonds

Accounts of the siege of Minorca

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 61
Scope and Contents The volume begins with 12 pages of documents, transcribed in a contemporary hand, relating to the siege of Minorca. These are followed by 'The sentence of the court-martial...for the trial of the Hon. Lieut. Gen. James Murray...taken in shorthand by Joseph Gurney', 100 pages, printed in 1783. The remaining 12 pages are blank, except for the writing 'the evidence of the many witnesses brought forward in support of the prosecution of the preceding trial appeared to be so much the result of...
Dates: 1783
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).
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Acropolis. Hill Lycobetus, 1920

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 20/2/3/70
Scope and Contents

68 x 43 mm.

Dates: 1920
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 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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Acropolos, 5.2.20, 1920-02-05

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 20/2/1/265
Scope and Contents

70 x 45 mm.

Dates: 1920-02-05
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 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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Admiralty House, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 24/6214
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format). Vittoriosa, showing Castel St Angelo.

Dates: 1909
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 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).
 Fonds

Aerial photographs of Gibraltar, (?) 1930s

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3016F
Scope and Contents

A collection of loose prints (numbered 1-5), of various sizes and uncaptioned. Photographs by M. Flandrin of Casablanca.

Dates: 1930 - 1939
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).
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[Aerial view from the north], 1930 - 1939

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3016F/2
Scope and Contents

139 x 87 mm. General view looking down on Gibraltar from the north, with the harbour at the right and the strip of land connecting Gibraltar to the Spanish mainland at the bottom left.

Dates: 1930 - 1939
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 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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[Aerial view from the north-east], 1930 - 1939

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3016F/5
Scope and Contents

169 x 117 mm. View from above the strip of land linking Spain and Gibraltar, looking along the cliffs of the eastern side of the Rock.

Dates: 1930 - 1939
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 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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[Aerial view from the south], 1930 - 1939

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3016F/3
Scope and Contents

169 x 118 mm. General view from the south looking towards the Rock, with the harbour at the left and the Spanish mainland in the background.

Dates: 1930 - 1939
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 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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[Aerial view of east coast], 1930 - 1939

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3016F/4
Scope and Contents

168 x 117 mm. Low level aerial view looking along the cliffs of the east coast of Gibraltar, with the Spanish mainland visible in the distance.

Dates: 1930 - 1939
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 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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Aerial view of Valetta, 1965-03

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3017E/1
Scope and Contents 204 x 157 mm. A view looking towards Rnella Bay and Fort Ricasoli, south of Grand Harbour. The buildings dominating the foreground of the photograph are those of the Royal Naval Hospital, Bighi. The following caption is found on the reverse of the print:'British official photograph: Crown copyright reserved, issued for British Information Services by Photographs Division, Central Office of Information, London.Commonwealth Prints Library.Subject: Mediterranean: Malta, G....
Dates: 1965-03
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 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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Aerial view of Vickers Works, Barrow-in-Furness, 1949 - 1969

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 9/4
Scope and Contents

336 x 174 mm. Photographic copy of a sketch of an aerial view of the Vickers shipworks.

Dates: 1949 - 1969
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 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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Aero camp, 17 July, 1924-07-17

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 20/2/4/254
Scope and Contents

70 x 100 mm.

Dates: 1924-07-17
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 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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Aero camp, 17 July '24, 1924-07-17

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 20/2/4/236
Scope and Contents

100 x 80 mm.

Dates: 1924-07-17
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 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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Aero camp, 18 July, 1924-07-18

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 20/2/4/274
Scope and Contents

80 x 60 mm.

Dates: 1924-07-18
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 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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Aero camp, 20 Aug '24, 1924-08-20

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 20/2/4/288
Scope and Contents

100 x 80 mm.

Dates: 1924-08-20
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 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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Aero camp - Flurey (the Doc), 1924

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 20/2/4/284
Scope and Contents

100 x 80 mm.

Dates: 1924
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 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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Aero camp, July, 1924-07

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 20/2/4/238
Scope and Contents

60 x 90 mm.

Dates: 1924-07
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 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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Aero camp - Liefde Bay, 3 Aug '24, 1924-08-03

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 20/2/4/237
Scope and Contents

Photograph missing.

Dates: 1924-08-03
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 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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Aero camp - Liefde Bay - towards Cape Roos, 18 July '24, 1924-07-18

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 20/2/4/275
Scope and Contents

170 x 120 mm.

Dates: 1924-07-18
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 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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