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Asia (continent)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

 Item

A Tamil enjoying a bowl of tea, 1910 - 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 1/151
Scope and Contents

137 x 195 mm. Showing a Tamil man drinking tea at a street stall.

Dates: 1910 - 1929
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

Chinese woman and child, 1910 - 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 1/157
Scope and Contents

144 x 195 mm. Showing a Chinese woman (with bound feet) with a young child slung on her back.

Dates: 1910 - 1929
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

Fortune teller, 1910 - 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 1/152
Scope and Contents

196 x 142 mm. Showing a Chinese fortune teller (? or calligrapher) squatting behind a mat laid out with various texts written in Chinese script.

Dates: 1910 - 1929
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

In a Buddhist temple, 1910 - 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 1/159
Scope and Contents

143 x 196 mm. Showing a Chinese priest standing beside a metal (? incense) bowl.

Dates: 1910 - 1929
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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Just a snack, 1910 - 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 1/158
Scope and Contents

143 x 196 mm. Showing a Chinese man seated in the street on a wooden stool and eating with chopsticks from a bowl.

Dates: 1910 - 1929
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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Preparing a meal, 1910 - 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 1/160
Scope and Contents

143 x 195 mm. Showing an aged Chinese man chopping a vegetable on a board laid on top of two tin boxes.

Dates: 1910 - 1929
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

Refreshments for all, 1910 - 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 1/150
Scope and Contents

195 x 139 mm. Showing a Chinese woman and two Indian men eating at a street stall.

Dates: 1910 - 1929
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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The barber, 1910 - 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 1/153
Scope and Contents

142 x 195 mm. Showing a Malay barber cutting the hair of an Indian customer.

Dates: 1910 - 1929
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 cobbler, of an ? Ipoh back lane, 1910 - 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 1/154
Scope and Contents

142 x 196 mm. Showing a cobbler at work in a back street, possibly in Ipoh, with a row of shoes laid out in the foreground.

Dates: 1910 - 1929
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 solace of tobacco, 1910 - 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 1/156
Scope and Contents

141 x 196 mm. Showing a Chinese man seated on a mat in the street smoking a cigarette.

Dates: 1910 - 1929
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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Toilet for the ears, 1910 - 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 1/155
Scope and Contents

143 x 197 mm. Showing a Chinese (?) barber syringing the ears of a fellow countryman.

Dates: 1910 - 1929
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).