Skip to main content

Cambridge University Libraries are providing a blend of online and controlled in-person services. Please see our website for more details.

Asia (continent)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

 Item

H.H. Sultan Alam Shah of Selangor greeting the Negri [i.e. Negeri] Sembilan XI before the Malay Cup Final in 1948, 1948

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 4/47
Scope and Contents

127 x 79 mm. As described, with Hugh Bryson standing at the left.

Dates: 1948
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

Selangor succession, 1935-04 - 1937-03

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 103/2/13
Scope and Contents This file contains material relating to the controversy over the succession of the state of Selangor. In response to direction from the British Government, the Sultan of Selangor, Alauddin Sulaiman Shah, passed over his eldest son and heir, Tengku Musa Eddin, in favour of his third son, Hisamuddin Alam Shah, who succeeded him in 1938. The file includes:1. ‘The charge against the Raja Muda’, which explains why the British Government considered him to be an unsuitable successor (4...
Dates: 1935-04 - 1937-03
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Due to the fragile state of many of these papers, users must consult microfilm copies where available.
 Item

Spectators at football (? or rugby) match, Kuala Lumpur [1948-1949], 1948 - 1949

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 4/49
Scope and Contents 133 x 81 mm. Showing row of seated spectators watching the match. Identified on the reverse of the print are: (?) Mrs CURTIS; wife of R.J.F. Curtis; C.P. RAWSON; The Raja Muda, later Sultan SALAHUDDIN ABDUL AZIZ (1926-); Sultan of Selangor 1960- ; Richard John Froude CURTIS (1897-); Malayan Civil Service 1920-1950; Chief Secretary 1946-1950; Lady GURNEY; Sir HISAMUDDIN ALAM SHAH (circa 1898-1960); Sultan of Selangor 1938-1960; Sir Henry Lovell Goldsworthy GURNEY (1898-1951); High...
Dates: 1948 - 1949
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).
 Item

Sultan of Selangor at parade in Kuala Lumpur [early 1950s], 1950 - 1959

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 18/94
Scope and Contents

203 x 154 mm. Showing Sir Hisamuddin Alam Shah ibni AlMarhum Sultan Alaibin SULEIMAN SHAH (d 1960), Sultan of Selangor 1938-1960, standing on a platform with the British Resident Richard John Fronde [i.e. Froude] CURTIS. Sultan Hisamuddin was elected Yang di-Pertuan Agong in 1960, but died before taking up his post.

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).
 Item

The Sultan of Selangor and Consort, 1948, 1948

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 4/46
Scope and Contents

75 x 51 mm. A snapshot of Sir Hisamuddin Alam Shah (circa 1898-1960), Sultan of Selangor 1938-1960 and his consort Tungku Ampuan.

Dates: 1948
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).

The UK Archival Thesaurus has been integrated with our catalogue, thanks to Kings College London and the AIM25 project for their support with this.