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Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 4602 Collections and/or Records:

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Ancient frescoes in catacombs beneath St Clement's Church, brought to light in 1862, 1872

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3022B/54
Scope and Contents

248 x 320 mm.

Dates: 1872
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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Ancient frescoes in catacombs beneath St Clement's Church, disinterred 1861, 1872

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3022B/53
Scope and Contents

235 x 303 mm.

Dates: 1872
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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Ancient frescoes in catacombs beneath St Clement's Church, uncovered in 1862, 1872

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3022B/55
Scope and Contents

234 x 255 mm.

Dates: 1872
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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Andover, Aug 1919, 1919-08

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 20/2/1/245
Scope and Contents

45 x 65 mm. Showing two men in uniform (one wearing shorts) leaning against a hut. Both are carrying paperwork of some sort.

Dates: 1919-08
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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Andover, Aug. 1919, 1919-08

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 20/2/1/11
Scope and Contents

65 x 45 mm. A view of a group of eleven men in uniform stood posing for the camera. None are identified.

Dates: 1919-08
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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Andover. June 1919, 1919-06

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 20/2/1/239
Scope and Contents

60 x 45 mm. A view from the front of an aeroplane. There are two men in the cockpit, and four others are stood around the plane.

Dates: 1919-06
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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Anglo-Canadian Ministerial Economic Committee Meets in London, 1967-04

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/COI/F/57
Scope and Contents

151 x 207 mm. The first meeting of the Anglo-Canadian Ministerial Economic Committee took place recently at Marlborough House, where the British delegates (left) led by Mr. Herbert Bowden, the Commonwealth Secretary are seen facing the Canadian delegation led by Mr Paul Martin, the Minister of External Affairs.

Dates: 1967-04
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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Anguilla from HMC House, Blowing Point, 1970

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Marnham GG/2
Scope and Contents From the File:

Contains slides covering most of the major islands of the group, both associated states and dependent territories. One relates to Marnham's official duties, the launch given to St Kitts in 1972.

Dates: 1970
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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Anguilla : St Martin from HMC house, 1970

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Marnham GG/3
Scope and Contents From the File:

Contains slides covering most of the major islands of the group, both associated states and dependent territories. One relates to Marnham's official duties, the launch given to St Kitts in 1972.

Dates: 1970
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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Annual Course, 1886, 1886

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3016A/52
Scope and Contents

261 x 124 mm. A group portrait of about 70 Royal Artillery Officers posed on and beside a bridge they have presumably built, with lifting tackle and a cannon in the background. Identified members of the group are: Lieutenant T. Robertson, Captain Pratt, Lieutenant Fisher, Lieutenant Aikenhead, Major Carlile and Young himself.

Dates: 1886
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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Annual reunion of Cambridge University Malayan Association, Dorothy Café, Cambridge, 11th March [? 1950s], 1950 - 1959

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 9/20
Scope and Contents 289 x 227 mm. Group photograph taken inside the café. Figures identified on the reverse are: T.L. TANG; J. SENIOR; S.C. WEE; H.P. BRYSON; Y.S. HON; Wan BAHARUDDIN; M.P.K. WONG; H.G. GAN; E.C. HICKS; A.S. RAZAK; K.K. HO; Noor ZAINAL; M.D. ARIF; Ma'arof Sheikh AHMAD; Saad Marzuki; Marek MARICAN; Doctor PURCELL; GOH; Mrs H.P. BRYSON; Mrs WHITEHORN; Mrs Maarof; H.N. CHONG; Raja Sir UDA; Tunku NORSA'ADAH; Mrs. HON; Mrs B.T. CHUA; Professor WHITEHORN; Mustapha MAHMUD; L.E. OSMAN; N....
Dates: 1950 - 1959
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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Another view in Sandy Bay, 1900

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30482B/19
Scope and Contents

204 x 144 mm. View looking along a wooded hillside towards mountains in the Sandy Bay area of Saint Helena.

Dates: 1900
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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Another view of the opening session of the Lancaster House conference, 1979

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3052U/19
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

Collection of black and white press agency and official photographs (including 5 duplicates) relating to developments during 1965-80, from the time of Rhodesia's unilateral declaration of Independence (UDI) until the emergence of the republic of Zimbabwe. Many were collected to illustrate articles in 'Commonwealth in Focus', and some were reproduced in the 'Commonwealth in Focus' exhibition 1982.

Dates: 1979
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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?Anto Lynx seaplane, 1924

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 20/2/5/192
Scope and Contents

80 x 55 mm. A view of a seaplane in Liefde Bay and nine men stood before it.

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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Antwerp, 1933

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 120/1/1/244
Scope and Contents

60 x 60 mm. View of boats in the harbour.

Dates: 1933
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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Antwerp [Zoo], 1950 - 1951

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 20/2/20/233
Scope and Contents

130 x 80 mm. Showing a woman stood before the giraffe enclosure.

Dates: 1950 - 1951
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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Anwar Jalal Shemza, Pakistani artist, with some of his work, 1964, 1964

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011Y/19
Scope and Contents

181 x 157 mm. As captioned.

Dates: 1964
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).
 File

Anzac Cove, 1916 - 1918

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 305/1
Dates: 1916 - 1918
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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Ape's Hill, from Cabritar Point, 1866

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 40/1/5/114
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: 1866
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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Ape's Hill, Gibraltar, 1866

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 40/1/4/81
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: 1866
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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[A.P.G. Austin], 1902-05

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y307I/3
Scope and Contents

80 x 60 mm. And another man standing in front of pile of tree branches in the Park.

Dates: 1902-05
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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Appointment as Falklands Governor, 1953-08

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 256/11
Scope and Contents

A cutting from 'The Times' on Sir O.R. Arthur's appointment to the Falkland Islands and as C.M.G.

Dates: 1953-08
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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Approach to Heligoland from Hamburg, 1856

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 40/1/6/183
Scope and Contents From the File:

Frome's original sketches of Kingston, Ontario, Canada, numbers 187, 189-91 and 196 were sold to the Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Queen’s University, in 1975. Photographs of these sketches are stored at RCMS 40/3/15-19. Glass plates which had been made from several of Frome’s drawings of the Rideau Canal (missing when the collection arrived in Cambridge) have been reproduced on Cambridge Digital Library as Y3062T.

Dates: 1856
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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Apse of Ayia Sophia Mosgue, 1900

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3018G/7
Scope and Contents

107 x 151mm. Showing the marble columns in the apse of the Cathedral of Saint Sophia, converted to a mosque by the Turks in 1570. The building stands in the centre of the circular city of Nicosia.

Dates: 1900
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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Apse of Heisterbach Abbey, 1858

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 40/1/7/223
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: 1858
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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