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Barbados (nation)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 93 Collections and/or Records:

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Altar of chapel at Codrington College, Barbados, 1905

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3072A/6
Scope and Contents 147 x 197 mm. A view looking towards the eastern wall of the chapel and showing the altar and curtains beyond. The college was founded from the estate left by Christopher Codrington a wealthy plantation owner and Governor-General of the Leeward Islands (1700-1705) who died in 1710.
Dates: 1905
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).
 Fonds

Army uniforms of the Empire and Commonwealth, 1860s-1940s

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011Q
Scope and Contents A collection of loose prints of various sizes, printed reproductions and other ephemera relating to the uniforms of overseas military units. The prints are by various photographers. The file also includes a photocopy copy of Tylden's Royal Commonwealth Society Library Talk - 'The history of the overseas armed forces' (10 April 1960).
Dates: 1860 - 1949
Conditions Governing Access: 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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Autobiographical note, 1903 - 1961-07

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 103/3/4
Scope and Contents Memoir by A.R. Chancellor of his service with the colonial police in Barbados and the Straights Settlements (7 sheets), with correspondence relating to its acquisition. There is a second brief note entitled 'My two adventures with crocodiles', probably also written by Chancellor.

The file contains two photographs, the first of Chancellor as C.P.O. Malacca [Melaka], taken in 1905, and the second of a Melakan police constable in 1903.

Dates: 1903 - 1961-07
Conditions Governing Access: For conservation reasons, this file must be viewed on microfilm reel 8226C.
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Avenue of Cabbage Palms, Belleville, 1905

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3072A/16
Scope and Contents 144 x 202 mm. A view looking along a palm-lined road in the Bridgetown suburb of Belleville.
Dates: 1905
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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Avenue of Palm Trees, 1900 - 1920

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3072D/11
Scope and Contents 85 x 60 mm.
Dates: 1900 - 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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Band of the Barbados Volunteers, 1945, 1960 - 1980

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011Q/16
Scope and Contents 131 x 83 mm. The annotation on the reverse reads 'To show the Zouave Uniform worn also by the Band of the West India Regiment of today. Worn by the old West India Regiment from 1858-1927'. Photographer unknown.
Dates: 1960 - 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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Barbados, 1956 - 1958

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Marnham A/10
Scope and Contents [Coastal view from air].
Dates: 1956 - 1958
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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Barbados, 1956 - 1958

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Marnham A/11
Scope and Contents [Aerial view across fields to sea].
Dates: 1956 - 1958
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

Barbados, 1901

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC West Indies/41-43
Scope and Contents Tinted postcards of Codrington College, a Bathsheba scene and a windmill in Barbados. Published by Bruce Weatherhead Barbados Pharmacy, Bridgetown, Barbados.
Dates: 1901
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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Barbados, 1956 - 1958

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Marnham A/12
Scope and Contents [Aerial view of higher ground].
Dates: 1956 - 1958
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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Barbados, 1956 - 1958

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Marnham A/13
Scope and Contents [Path amid flowering shrubs].
Dates: 1956 - 1958
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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Barbados, 1956 - 1958

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Marnham A/15
Scope and Contents [Shrub in flower].
Dates: 1956 - 1958
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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Barbados, 1956 - 1958

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Marnham A/16
Scope and Contents [Flowers].
Dates: 1956 - 1958
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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Barbados, 1988

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/ARCS/8/2/4
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: These files include annual reports, accompanied in some cases by explanatory letters, reports of annual general meetings, statements of accounts and other papers.
Dates: 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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Barbados, 1880 - 1889

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y307A/1
Scope and Contents 232 x 179 mm. A view looking over a town square, with a fountain at its centre, towards a dock area. A number of masts of sailing ships are clearly visible as are various horse-drawn carriages and carts. A small crane can also be seen by the dock area indicating this was a trading port. Location unknown although most likely Bridgetown or Speightstown. Photograph by Cooper and Company (stamped in the bottom right-hand corner).
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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Barbados, 1971

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 162/8/2/2
Scope and Contents A guide map to Barbados including information for tourists.
Dates: 1971
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

Barbados and Australia, 1910

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC West Indies/217-226
Scope and Contents Monochrome and coloured postcards. Subjects include: Beachmount Hotel, Bathsheba, Barbados, Barbados coast, types of residence in Barbados, and Parramatta River. This collection is housed with the Darnell Davis manuscript collection at RCMS 259.
Dates: 1910
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).
 Fonds

Barbados and North-West Frontier Province

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3072E
Scope and Contents Three albums. Two of Barbados (dated 1918 and 1923) each containing photographs of both official and informal occasions as well as family members, and one smaller assorted album of thirty-six photographs including some of the North West Frontier Province (undated). All were collated by and belonged to H.E. Sir Charles O'Brien, KVCO, former Governor of the Seychelles and Barbados. Approximately two-thirds of the photographs relate to O'Brien's life as Governor. The majority are captioned in...
Dates: 1918 - 1935
Conditions Governing Access: 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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Barbados Constitutional Conference opens in London, 1966-06

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/COI/A/43
Scope and Contents 182 x 155 mm. (2 copies) Mr. Fred Lee, Secretary of State for the Colonies (left), greets Mr E.W. Barrow, the Premier of Barbados, on his arrival at the opening session of the Barbados Constitutional Conference which opened at Lancaster House. In his opening speech in which he welcomed the visiting delegates, the Secretary of State for the Colonies said 'Your country has one of the longest traditions of parliamentary government of any country outside the United Kingdom. Yours is a democratic...
Dates: 1966-06
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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Barbados Constitutional Conference opens in London, 1966-06

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/COI/A/44
Scope and Contents 157 x 203 mm. Overseas delegates attending the Barbados Constitutional Conference are seen here at the opening session held at Lancaster House in London. They include (left to right) Mr. F.C. Goddard MP, Barbados National Party; Mr. F.L. Cozier OBE, Permanent Secretary to the Premier; and Mr. D.A. Williams, Senior Parliamentary Counsel.
Dates: 1966-06
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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Barbados Constitutional Conference opens in London, 1966-06

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/COI/A/45
Scope and Contents 201 x 156 mm. Mr. E.D. Mottley, CBE, Leader of the Opposition in the Barbados delegation, is seen here during the preliminaries, prior to the opening session of the Barbados Constitutional Conference held at Lancaster House, in London, recently.
Dates: 1966-06
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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Barbados Constitutional Conference opens in London, 1966-06

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/COI/A/46
Scope and Contents 155 x 202 mm. Mr E.W. Barrow, the premier of Barbados (right), poses for a photographer at the opening session of the Barbados Constitutional Conference held at Lancaster House. Also in the picture are (left to right) Mr. E.S. Burrowes, CMG, Financial Secretary; Senator the Hon. H.A. Vaughan, OBE, QC, the Attorney-General; and Mr. J.C. Tudor, MP, Minister of Education.
Dates: 1966-06
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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Barbados Constitutional Conference opens in London, 1966-06

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/COI/A/47
Scope and Contents 152 x 202 mm. Mr. Fred Lee Secretary of State for the Colonies is seen here making the opening speech at the first session of the Barbados Constitutional Conference, held at Lancaster House, in London, recently.
Dates: 1966-06
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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Barbados Constitutional Conference opens in London, 1966-06

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/COI/A/48
Scope and Contents 204 x 155 mm. Sir John Stow, KCMG, KCVO, the Governor of Barbados (right), is seen here at the opening session of the Barbados Constitutional Conference held at Lancaster House, in London recently. On the left is Mr. F.L. Walcott, OBE, of the Democratic Labour Party.
Dates: 1966-06
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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Barbados: correspondence, programmes, speeches, thank you letters on Lady Hailes's visits, 1958 - 1962

Reference Code: GBR/0014/HAIS 6/10
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: The bulk of the collection consists of the papers of Lord Hailes as Governor-General and Commander-in-Chief of the Federation of the West Indies, 1958-1962, showing, in fascinating detail, the working out of this experiment in federation. There are numerous papers relating to Lord Hailes's long tenure of office as Assistant, Deputy Chief, and finally Chief, Whip and these include many letters from his fellow Conservatives showing the high esteem in which they held him.Amongst the...
Dates: 1958 - 1962
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Individual closures of files are indicated in the catalogue.
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