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Somalia (nation)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 89 Collections and/or Records:

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A Somali on Towawa, the top rock of Wagga, pointing to the sea, 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 7/1060
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format). [No print]. Missing.

Dates: 1908
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

Africa, Asia and the Middle East, 1914 - 1950

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/CMS 21
Scope and Contents

A collection of captioned glass negatives illustrating the CMS's work.

Dates: 1914 - 1950
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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Ascending Wagga Mountain, 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 7/1049
Scope and Contents

Half-plate. Above Hankiduti Daafet. I saw three Alakoota or Klipspringers (kind of antelopes here).

Dates: 1908
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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Ascending Wagga Mountain, 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 7/1050
Scope and Contents

Half-plate. Above Hankiduti Daafet. I saw three Alakoota or Klipspringers (kind of antelopes here).

Dates: 1908
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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At the parade ground, Sheikh, 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 7/1037
Scope and Contents

To left, Abyssinian pony: in centre, Abyssinian mule: to right Bressi or Eastern Somali pony about 13 and a half hands: can go two days without water.

Dates: 1908
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

Berbera, 1935-12-02 - 1935-12-10

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y304296A/1-11
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: Collection of loose prints and duplicates, by various photographers, and three associated volumes.At the age of 56 John Macfie volunteered to join the British Ambulance Service in Ethiopia (B.A.S.E.), which was being organised by Dr John Melly, who had paid two visits to Ethiopia before the Italian invasion with the aim of establishing a hospital there. Macfie was appointed second in command to Melly.The B.A.S.E. arrived at Berbera, British Somaliland, at the beginning of...
Dates: 1935-12-02 - 1935-12-10
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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Berbera, 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 8/1094
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format). [From the sea].

Dates: 1908
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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Berbera Catholic Mission, 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 8/1090
Scope and Contents

Half-plate (landscape format). And in distance the Mosque of Ayal Ahmed.

Dates: 1908
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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Berbera from the Woodcock, 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 7/1024
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format).

Dates: 1908
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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Berbera from the Woodcock, 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 7/1025
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format).

Dates: 1908
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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Berbera : The Shah Jehan, 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 8/1095
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format). An old English [Sailing] Ship, now under the Persian flag : brings dates once a year frm Muscat: dehind to the right is the Commissioners bungalow.

Dates: 1908
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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Berda, looking back on way up Wagga, 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 7/1053
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format). Note Euphorbia trees in this view (cactus-like).

Dates: 1908
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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Berda, looking forward on way up Wagga, 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 7/1054
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format). The extreme top is behind the highest rocks seen in the picture.

Dates: 1908
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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Between Lower Sheik and Sheik, 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 7/1033
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format).

Dates: 1908
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

British Solomon Islands, 1955 - 1959

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/ARCS/4/27/12
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

When the RES Headquarters was rebuilt in 1934-36, gifts of timber for panelling and furnishing were obtained from Empire Governments, companies and individuals. Many were destroyed during the bombing of 1941 and replacement gifts were received. This file coordinates pre and post-war correspondence.

Dates: 1955 - 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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British Somaliland Independence Agreement Signed in London, 1960-05

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/COI/A/141
Scope and Contents 155 x 193 mm. Mr. Iain Macleod, Secretary of State for the Colonies, and Mr. Mohammed Haji Ibrahim Egal, Minister of Local Government in British Somaliland, prepare to sign the agreement giving the protectorate its independence on June 26, at the closing session of the constitutional conference in the Colonial Office, London. Behind them are, left to right; Sir Douglas Hall, Governor of the Protectorate; Ali Gerad Jama, of the Ministry of Communications and Public Works in Somaliland; Haji...
Dates: 1960-05
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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C. Company, 6th Kings African Rifles, 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 7/1067
Scope and Contents

Half-plate (landscape format). Company in line.

Dates: 1908
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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C. Company, 6th Kings African Rifles, 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 7/1068
Scope and Contents

Half-plate (landscape format). Charge.

Dates: 1908
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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C. Company, 6th Kings African Rifles, 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 7/1069
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format). The charge.

Dates: 1908
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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C. Company, 6th Kings African Rifles, 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 7/1070
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format). The charge.

Dates: 1908
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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C. Company, 6th Kings African Rifles, 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 7/1071
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format). The charge. Wagga Mountain in distance.

Dates: 1908
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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C. Company, 6th Kings African Rifles, 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 7/1071A
Scope and Contents

Half-plate (landscape format). [Firing practice].

Dates: 1908
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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C. Company, 6th Kings African Rifles, 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 7/1072A
Scope and Contents

Half-plate (landscape format). Physical drill.

Dates: 1908
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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Cape Guardafui, 1907

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 1/7
Scope and Contents

Landscape format. [Cape seen from sea].

Dates: 1907
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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Cape Guardafui, 1907

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

Landscape format. [Cape seen from sea].

Dates: 1907
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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