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 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 1259 Collections and/or Records:

 Item

Beer Street, 1880 - 1902

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30468K(LS)3/56
Scope and Contents From the File:

Reproductions of prints by the English artist. The slide containing Plate 3 of The Harlot's Progress is missing. The collection also includes an engraving of Henry Fuseli's painting Midsummer Night's Dream: Act IV, Scene 1

Dates: 1880 - 1902
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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Before, 1880 - 1902

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30468K(LS)3/27
Scope and Contents From the File:

Reproductions of prints by the English artist. The slide containing Plate 3 of The Harlot's Progress is missing. The collection also includes an engraving of Henry Fuseli's painting Midsummer Night's Dream: Act IV, Scene 1

Dates: 1880 - 1902
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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Before, 1880 - 1902

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30468K(LS)3/67
Scope and Contents From the File:

Reproductions of prints by the English artist. The slide containing Plate 3 of The Harlot's Progress is missing. The collection also includes an engraving of Henry Fuseli's painting Midsummer Night's Dream: Act IV, Scene 1

Dates: 1880 - 1902
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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Betty Haag serving in the New Zealand Bar, 1979 - 1980

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCS/Ilg/80
Scope and Contents

35 mm. transparency.

Dates: 1979 - 1980
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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Bishop Dimieari and his wife on the steps of St. Paul’s after his consecration, 1951

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/CMS/10/2/3
Scope and Contents

111 x 156 mm. glossy print.

Dates: 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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Bishop Dimieari with Bishop Lasbrey, 1951

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/CMS/10/2/4
Scope and Contents

156 x 210 mm. glossy print.

Dates: 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).
 Series

Books and pamphlets, 1924 - 1956

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 390/1
Scope and Contents Davidson, David, The date of the crucifixion and the era of new birth (Leeds, 1933)Davidson, David, The domination of Babylon: literal and symbolic : an interpretation of prophecy in relation to the perplexing sequence of current events (Leeds, 1939)Davidson, David, Great Pyramid fundamentals: linking divine revelation and human reception in current times (Leeds, 1932)Davidson, David, The Great Pyramid : its divine message, an original co-ordination of historical...
Dates: 1924 - 1956
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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Breaking bulk on board a tea ship in the London docks, 1877

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 365/5/9
Scope and Contents

237 x 300 mm drawing from ‘The Illustrated London News’ showing Chinese tea chests being unloaded from the ‘Louden Castle’ at London docks in 1877.

Dates: 1877
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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Bristol Room, 1936

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCS/llh/10
Scope and Contents

The date is approximate.

Dates: 1936
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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Bristol Room (panelled in English sweet chestnut): view of window (at Craven Street/NZ Bar end of Buttery), 1936

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCS/Ile/77
Scope and Contents

237 x 292 mm. In the centre is the secretary-general, D.K. Daniels.

Dates: 1936
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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Bristol Room: view of model of the Matthew, the ship in which Cabot discovered Newfoundland in 1497: it was made by Jack Claridge, a Bristol ex-seaman and master-rigger, 1936

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCS/Ile/78
Scope and Contents

240 x 290 mm.

Dates: 1936
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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British Columbia Room (General Lounge), 1936

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCS/llh/15
Scope and Contents From the Sub-sub-class:

Views of the society's Northumberland Ave. headquarters and of some of the branch buildings.

Dates: 1936
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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British Columbia Room, with painting of Queen Elizabeth II, 1936

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCS/Ile/41
Scope and Contents

238 x 189 mm.

Dates: 1936
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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British Commonwealth Scientific Committee, 1960-07

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/COI/F/25
Scope and Contents

154 x 205 mm. H.R.H. The Duke of Edinburgh with Members of the British Commonwealth Scientific Committee which has been meeting in London under the chairmanship of Sir Harry Melville, Secretary of the United Kingdom Department of Scientific and Industrial Research.

Dates: 1960-07
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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British Commonwealth Scientific Committee, 1960-07

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/COI/F/26
Scope and Contents

154 x 202 mm. Members of the British Commonwealth Scientific Committee which has been meeting in London under the Chairmanship of Sir Harry Melville, Secretary of the United Kingdom Department of Scientific & Industrial Research. With them are Commonwealth Scientific Liaison Officers.

Dates: 1960-07
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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Buffet Hall, 1936

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCS/llh/4
Scope and Contents From the Sub-sub-class:

Views of the society's Northumberland Ave. headquarters and of some of the branch buildings.

Dates: 1936
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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Captain of airliner receiving the Swahili Bible, 1952

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/CMS/12/1/8
Scope and Contents

142 x 194 mm. glossy print.

Dates: 1952
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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Card Room (now London Wine Trade Club room), 1937

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCS/Ile/37
Scope and Contents

288 x 236 mm. (4 copies).

Dates: 1937
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-Series

Centenary 1968, 1968

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCS/IIIc
Scope and Contents From the Series:

This collection illustrates the experience of the RCS during the Second World War. It also documents the festival held to mark the completion of the post-war restoration of the headquarters in 1957 and the celebrations organised for the society's centenary in 1968.

Dates: 1968
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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Colonial Conference, London, June to July 1897, 1960 - 1988

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

241 x 171 mm. photograph from a plate facing p. 64 of O.D. Skelton, ‘Life and letters of Sir Wilfred Laurier' (1922), II. Showing Secretary of State for the Colonies, Joseph Chamberlain (seated) with Colonial premiers outside the Colonial Office.

Dates: 1960 - 1988
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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Commonwealth Agricultural Conference Opens in London, 1963-06

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/COI/F/45
Scope and Contents

156 x 202 mm. The scene at Marlborough House as delegates gathered for the opening session of the Commonwealth Agricultural Bureaux Interim Review Conference. Delegates representing Britain, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, India, Pakistan, Ceylon [Sri Lanka], Ghana, the Federation of Malaya, the Federation of Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Tanganyika, Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago, Uganda, the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland and the Republic of Ireland are taking part in the Conference.

Dates: 1963-06
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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Commonwealth Auditor General’s Conference Opens in London, 1960 - 1970

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/COI/F/63
Scope and Contents

153 x 205 mm. Thirty four delegates from 26 Commonwealth Countries assembled in London for the eighth Conference of Commonwealth Auditors General. This picture shows the opening session in London’s Marlborough House.

Dates: 1960 - 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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Commonwealth Auditors-General Conference in London, 1960-10

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/COI/F/31
Scope and Contents 97 x 202 mm. A general view showing the delegates to this year’s Commonwealth Auditors General conference which opened at the Commonwealth Relations Office.Looking round the table, clockwise, are Sir Edmund Compton of the United Kingdom (seated beneath large portrait); Mr. Best of the United Kingdom; Mr. Newman of Australia; Mr. Rees of Australia; Mr. Rizvi of Pakistan; Mr. Sabine of Ghana; Mr. Osei of Ghana, Mr. Morris from the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland; Mr. Johnson, also...
Dates: 1960-10
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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Commonwealth Conference Opens in London, 1963

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/COI/F/44
Scope and Contents

154 x 205 mm. Photo shows: a general view of the opening session at Marlborough House.

Dates: 1963
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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Commonwealth Delegates Meet in London for Metrication Conference, 1973

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/COI/F/65
Scope and Contents

153 x 201 mm. The scene in Marlborough House, London, as representatives from 22 Commonwealth countries gathered for the opening session of the Commonwealth Conference on Metrication. The conference has been arranged by the Commonwealth Secretariat to enable officials to exchange ideas and discuss progress on the adoption of the new metric system.

Dates: 1973
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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