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Perak (state)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 286 Collections and/or Records:

 Item

1st Taiping Company Nov 11th 1922, 1922-11-11

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3031F/2
Scope and Contents

200 x 150 mm. Multi-racial group with Guiders identified on back.

Dates: 1922-11-11
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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40 feet bridge over jungle stream, Peg 513 [Gunong Pondok Pass, Perak, circa 1902], 1902

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 8/8
Scope and Contents

203 x 157 mm. A view looking towards the girder bridge, with jungle in the background.

Dates: 1902
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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9347. Waterfall, Chenderiang, Perak, 1924

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC Malaya/8
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

Monochrome postcards (original photographs) of Malaya - 'Published for the Malayan Governments and produced in Singapore by Houghton Butcher (Eastern) Ltd., 'Camera House' Robinson Road, Singapore'. They were produced for the Malay Pavilion of the British Empire Exhibition of 1924.

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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A high road in Perak : Gunong Kerban in distance, 1904 - 1910

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 12/87
Scope and Contents

View looking along the road towards mountain ranges.

Dates: 1904 - 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).
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'A hold up on the Chenderiang Road in 1914', 1960 - 1970

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 103/5/2
Scope and Contents

Narrative describing a robbery in the Tapah district (4 sheets).

Dates: 1960 - 1970
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Due to the fragile state of many of these papers, users must consult microfilm copies where available.
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‘A near run thing’, 1961

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 103/4/3/1/1
Scope and Contents

Coe’s account of the near accidental shooting of a Chinese labourer by a bridle-path contractor (1 sheet).

Dates: 1961
Conditions Governing Access: For conservation reasons, this file must be viewed on microfilm reel MC 47.
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'A queer Christmas’, 1961

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 103/4/3/3/8
Scope and Contents

An account of how Coe’s anticipated Christmas celebrations in Tapah were disrupted by a case of assault between two Tamil labourers and a flood the following day.

Dates: 1961
Conditions Governing Access: For conservation reasons, this file must be viewed on microfilm reel MC 47.
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A rafting picnic , 1930 - 1936

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3031P/473
Scope and Contents

Above Tanjung Malim. L-R: Mrs Bagot, Sheppard, NJ, Halps the organiser just before the start upstream.

Dates: 1930 - 1936
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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A rafting picnic , 1939 - 1947

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3031P/482
Scope and Contents

Above Tanjung Malim. L-R: Mrs Sheppard, Bagot shooting a rapid.

Dates: 1939 - 1947
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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'A Sunday Interlude’, 1961

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 103/4/3/3/7
Scope and Contents

Account of the trapping of a tiger at Bidor (3 sheets).

Dates: 1961
Conditions Governing Access: For conservation reasons, this file must be viewed on microfilm reel MC 47.
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[Aboriginal family, Perak, 1950s], 1950 - 1959

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 18/48
Scope and Contents

157 x 104 mm. Showing an aboriginal family in a rough atap hut in the Perak jungle.

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).
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Aboriginal family, Perak, 1950s, 1950 - 1959

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 18/49
Scope and Contents

157 x 104 mm.

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).
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‘About J.P. Rodger', 1960 - 1962

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 103/4/2/14
Scope and Contents

Notes and the draft of an article on the Malayan Civil Servant Sir John Pickersgill Rodger, who served as Resident of Pahang and Perak (2 sheets).

Dates: 1960 - 1962
Conditions Governing Access: For conservation reasons, this file must be viewed on microfilm reel MC 47.
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'Adventurers', 1961

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 103/4/3/3/1
Scope and Contents

Coe relates meeting in Tapah a European adventurer seeking tea planting concessions and two Europeans who turned to gambling after the failure of their boxing show (4 sheets).

Dates: 1961
Conditions Governing Access: For conservation reasons, this file must be viewed on microfilm reel MC 47.
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'An account of a trip from Taiping to Upper Perak in February, 1899’, 1960 - 1962

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 103/4/2/1
Scope and Contents

The description of a fishing trip to Janing in Feb. 1899, which then formed the border between Perak and Siam [Thailand].

Dates: 1960 - 1962
Conditions Governing Access: For conservation reasons, this file must be viewed on microfilm reel MC47.
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An account of the British Military Administration of Upper Perak, Malaya, 1945-46, 2000-04-04

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 103/15/19
Scope and Contents

Haggard's memoir, based upon diaries and letters, describes his experiences of post-war reconstruction and the resumption of civil government (13 pages).

Dates: 2000-04-04
Conditions Governing Access: For conservation reasons, this item must be viewed on Master Microfilm Reel 8239.
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'An Unforgettable Hari Raja', 1960 - 1969

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 103/4/13
Scope and Contents

An account of personal misadventures coinciding with the Muslim festival in Ipoh during the 1930s (2 copies, 6 sheets).

Dates: 1960 - 1969
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Due to the fragile state of many of these papers, users must consult microfilm copies where available.
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Armistice Day parade at the Ipoh Club, 1921, 1921

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 3/49
Scope and Contents 400 x 149 mm. A panoramic view showing the Malay Volunteer Infantry, the Malay States volunteer Rifles and the Police on parade at Ipoh Armistice Day 1921. At the head of the parade stands Lieutenant Colonel G.M.P. HORNIDGE M.C., whilst on the steps to the left are: Cecil William Chase PARR (1871-1943); British Resident, Perak 1921-1926; Raja Alang Iskander Shah (circa 1881-1938); Sultan of Perak 1918-1938; Raja Yusuf Bandahara; nephew of Sultan Iskandar; A.D.C. to the Sultan; Raja Chulan;...
Dates: 1921
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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Artificial lake, Taiping, Perak, 1904 - 1910

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 12/24
Scope and Contents

View looking across the stretch of water towards distant hills.

Dates: 1904 - 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).
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Assistant District Officers house, Parit, Perak, 1926

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 16/6
Scope and Contents

111 x 57 mm. A view looking across the garden towards the verandahed bungalow.

Dates: 1926
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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Assistant District Officers house, Parit, Perak, 1926

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 16/7
Scope and Contents

99 x 56 mm. A more distant view of the building seen in the preceding print, with a smaller bungalow (? servants quarters) at the right.

Dates: 1926
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 dam site, Perak River [1925], 1925

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 3/39
Scope and Contents

137 x 79 mm. Showing uncleared land at the site of the proposed dam for the Perak River Hydro-Electric scheme, the agreement for which was signed in December 1925. For details of the scheme, see Barlow (1926, p. 20-22).

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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At the dam site, Perak River [1925], 1925

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 3/40
Scope and Contents

137 x 79 mm. Showing uncleared jungle on the west bank, with two Malay youths standing in the foreground. See preceding print. Photograph probably by Sir Montague Barlow.

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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Bank No. 35 looking west, maximum height on centre line 63 feet [Gunong Pondok Pass, Perak, circa 1902], 1902

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 8/14
Scope and Contents

198 x 143 mm. A view looking along the partially constructed bank. The work here is at an earlier stage than in most of the preceding prints.

Dates: 1902
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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Batu Gadja, 1907

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 17/111
Scope and Contents

209 x 88 mm. View of unidentified buildings (?Government offices) in Batu Gaja in Perak.

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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