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Sri Lanka (nation)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 1242 Collections and/or Records:

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[Elephant keddah, Sri Lanka], 1921-03-07

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011K/59
Scope and Contents

278 x 220 mm. A platinum print showing an elephant hobbled to a tree in a jungle stockade. Photograph by Platé and Co.

Dates: 1921-03-07
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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Elephant kraal grandstand, 1880 - 1889

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3022L/128
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213x268mm. Showing the open-sided wooden thatched construction, set in deep forest and crowded with European spectators. The wall of the stockade, into which the wild elephants are herded, can be seen at the right.

Dates: 1880 - 1889
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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Elephants and their keepers, 1924

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC Ceylon/74
Scope and Contents

The printed caption on the reverse reads: 'Elephants at Panebokke Walauwa Gampola'.

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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Elephants at Kandy, 1921-02 - 1921-03

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011K/60
Scope and Contents

99 x 76 mm. Showing three elephants and their keepers on the river bank near Kandy.

Dates: 1921-02 - 1921-03
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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Elephants bathing, 1907

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 1/131
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate. At Kuraita, in the river that flows down from Adams Peak District.

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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Elephants bathing, 1907

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 1/132
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate. At Kuraita, in the river that flows down from Adams Peak District.

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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Elephants bathing, 1907

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 1/133
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate. At Kuraita, in the river that flows down from Adams Peak District.

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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Elephants bathing [seen from canoe], 1907

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

Quarter-plate. [No print]. Print missing.

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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[Elephants in ?Sri Lanka], 1925

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011G/32
Scope and Contents

59 x 105 mm. Showing two elephants with their keepers, with Bell seated in a carriage in the foreground. A photograph probably taken in Ceylon during Bell's visit to Asia in 1925.

Dates: 1925
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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Elephants in the river at Peradeniya, 1901-04-12 - 1901-04-15

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/QM 2/26
Scope and Contents From the File: A collection of platinum prints, 280 x 225 mm, mounted in a volume bound in red leather with 'The Royal Visit to Ceylon April, 1901' and the Royal Arms on the front cover. They are by various photographers and record the visit of the Duke and Duchess of Cornwall and York (later H.M. King George V and H.M. Queen Mary) 12-15 April, 1901. The prints are mounted on cardboard pages and have printed captions, which have been recorded as found. They may include language which is...
Dates: 1901-04-12 - 1901-04-15
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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[Elephants on roadway, Sri Lanka], 1921-02 - 1921-03

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011K/61
Scope and Contents

59 x 104 mm. Showing elephants blocking the passage of Bell's motor car on a country road in Ceylon.

Dates: 1921-02 - 1921-03
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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[Elephants on roadway, Sri Lanka], 1921-02 - 1921-03

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011K/62
Scope and Contents

59 x 105 mm. Showing elephants blocking the passage of Bell's motor car on a country road in Ceylon.

Dates: 1921-02 - 1921-03
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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Elephants saluting their Royal Highnesses in the gardens, 1901-04-12 - 1901-04-15

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/QM 2/25
Scope and Contents From the File: A collection of platinum prints, 280 x 225 mm, mounted in a volume bound in red leather with 'The Royal Visit to Ceylon April, 1901' and the Royal Arms on the front cover. They are by various photographers and record the visit of the Duke and Duchess of Cornwall and York (later H.M. King George V and H.M. Queen Mary) 12-15 April, 1901. The prints are mounted on cardboard pages and have printed captions, which have been recorded as found. They may include language which is...
Dates: 1901-04-12 - 1901-04-15
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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Elettaria cardamomum, cardamon. Showing stem, leaves, flower and fruit, 1890 - 1899

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y303E/148
Scope and Contents

111 x 151 mm.

Dates: 1890 - 1899
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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Elex paraguayensis, Paraguay tea, 1890 - 1920

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y303E/183
Scope and Contents

102 x 136 mm.

Dates: 1890 - 1920
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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Entrance, Peradeniya Gardens, 1886

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y303P/43
Scope and Contents

280x211mm.

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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Entrance, Peradeniya Gardens, 1886

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y303P/44
Scope and Contents

278x215mm.

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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Entrance, Peradeniya Gardens, Elaeis guineensis, oil palm, on either side; Livistona altissima, Centre 1920, 1920

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y303E/168
Scope and Contents

108 x 148 mm.

Dates: 1920
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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Entrance to a ruined temple, 1924

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC Ceylon/69
Scope and Contents

The printed caption on the reverse reads: 'Carved stone balustrade, guard figures, steps, and moonstone, at Anu-radha-pura'.

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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Entrance to Nuwara Eliya from Rambodda Pass, 1875

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3062B/16
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241 x 189 mm. A fine landscape looking along the Kotmalee Pass towards the plateau of Nuwara Eliya from the Rambodda Pass.

Dates: 1875
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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Entrance to Peradeniya Gardens. Elaeis guineensis (African oil palm) on either side, Livistona altissima, centre, 1880 - 1890

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y303E/72
Scope and Contents

277 x 210 mm. Showing the entrance and lodge at Peradeniya Royal Botanical Gardens. A further note reads: ‘Walls covered with Thunbergia grandiflora. Writer' [John Abercromby Alexander] beside his carriage [just inside gates].

Dates: 1880 - 1890
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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Entrance to Second Harbour, Trincomalee, 1890 - 1899

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y303G/8
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275 x 209 mm. View from Dutch Point looking north across Dutch Bay towards the promontory on which Fort Frederick stands. Army quarters can be seen on the foreshore, with the ramparts of the fort itself partially visible on the left. See also BAM 2/30, 32-33. Photographer unknown, probably W.L.H. Skeen & Co.

Dates: 1890 - 1899
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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Entrance to Temple of the Tooth, Kandy, 1907

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 1/81
Scope and Contents

Half-plate. [Arch and approach]

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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Entrance to Temple of the Tooth, Kandy, 1907

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 1/82
Scope and Contents

Half-plate. [Arch and approach]

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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[Entrance to the Gallery, Sigirya], 1870 - 1871

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y303B/25
Scope and Contents

227 x 291 mm. Showing the entrance at the base of the rock, of the walled pathway to the summit.

Dates: 1870 - 1871
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).