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Sarawak (state)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 285 Collections and/or Records:

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The dispensary, Kuching, 1904 - 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 12/45
Scope and Contents

General view of the dispensary building from the driveway, with rickshaw drivers in the foreground.

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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The English Church, Sarawak, 1880 - 1889

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y302B/43
Scope and Contents

263 x 207 mm. View looking up the hillside towards St Thomas' Church, Kuching, a small wooden building with bell tower, erected and consecrated in 1851. Photographer unknown, probably G.R. Lambert and Co.

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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The Fort, Kuching, 1900

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3035A/3
Scope and Contents

147 x 104 mm. View looking along the Sarawak River towards Fort Margherita on the hillside beyond. [Shelford Plate XXX].

Dates: 1900
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 gaol, Sarawak, 1904 - 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 12/44
Scope and Contents

General view of the gaol at Kuching, a complex of whitewashed buildings with a crenellated imitation castle, presumably the Governor's quarters at the left.

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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The Head House in a Land Dyak village, Upper Sadong River, 1900

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3035A/99
Scope and Contents

148 x 104 mm. General view of the house, a square tapering construction raised on stilts.

Dates: 1900
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 history of '64', 1900 - 1968

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

Contains prints by various photographers. Some come from the collection of Sir Frank Swettenham, H.P. Bryson, and William Langham-Carter. The subjects are: 1-7, 75 Johore; 8-25 Kelantan; 26-40, 74 Kedah; 41-64 Trengganu [i.e. Terengganu]; 66-71, 94-95; Sumatra; 72-73 British North Borneo [i.e. Sabah], 76-93, 96 Miscellaneous; 65 Sarawak.

Dates: 1900 - 1968
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 Museum, Kuching, 1900

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3035A/8
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146 x 103 mm. Head on view of the main façade of the Sarawak Museum, an ashlar faced two storey (plus attic) building with a verandah running along the first floor between the pavilions at each end. The Museum is entered through an arch running beneath a central flight of steps which mounts to the first floor. The Museum was founded in 1878. [Shelford plate XXIII].

Dates: 1900
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 Orang Utan or Maias (Simia satyrus), 1900

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3035A/166
Scope and Contents

103 x 147 mm. View of a young orangutan in the branches of a tree.

Dates: 1900
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 Orang Utan or Maias (Simia satyrus), 1900

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3035A/167
Scope and Contents

104 x 143 mm. Showing a mature orangutan (a dead specimen) seated at the base of a tree.

Dates: 1900
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 Orang Utan or Maias (Simia satyrus), 1900

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3035A/168
Scope and Contents

104 x 148 mm. Showing a young orangutan lying on the ground in undergrowth.

Dates: 1900
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 Paddock, 1900

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3035A/14
Scope and Contents

148 x 104 mm. View showing jockeys mounting up in the paddock of the Kuching Race Course. [Shelford plate XXIX].

Dates: 1900
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 Police Station, Kuching, 1900

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3035A/7
Scope and Contents

148 x 103 mm. View looking across a crossroads towards the single storey Police Station.

Dates: 1900
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 Public Offices, Kuching, 1900

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3035A/6
Scope and Contents

147 x 104 mm. General view of the Public Offices, a group of single storey buildings with verandahs on all sides carried on whitewashed columns.

Dates: 1900
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 Right Honourable Malcolm MacDonald and Mr and Mrs Loke to Sibu and Kapit, December 1957', 1957-12

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/MM 37
Scope and Contents

An album depicting the visit to Sibu and Kapit.

Dates: 1957-12
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 Sarawak Rangers, 1912

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3035G/20
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

Glass plate slides to illustrate a talk given by Cunynghame to the Royal Scottish Geographical Society. A transcript of the lecture, comprising a title page and 58 pages of text, is stored at RCMS 63/22.

Dates: 1912
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 Sarawak Rangers, 1912

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3035G/30
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

Glass plate slides to illustrate a talk given by Cunynghame to the Royal Scottish Geographical Society. A transcript of the lecture, comprising a title page and 58 pages of text, is stored at RCMS 63/22.

Dates: 1912
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 Sarawak Rangers, 1900

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3035A/15
Scope and Contents 148 x 103 mm. View of the Sarawak Rangers on parade. The early history of this body is obscure: some sources give a date of 1862 for the formation of the Corps. In S. Baring-Gould and C.A. Bampfylde, ‘A history of Sarawak under its two White Rajahs 1839-1908 (London, 1909)’ p 376, however, it is stated that ‘the force was established in 1846 under a native officer of the Ceylon Rifles’. This discrepancy probably occurs since before 1872 the Rangers were known as the Sarawak Fortmen, an...
Dates: 1900
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 Sarawak Rangers, 1900

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3035A/16
Scope and Contents

148 x 103 mm. Showing members of the force posed in the firing position in two ranks, a standing line formed behind a kneeling line.

Dates: 1900
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 Square Tower and Jail, Kuching, 1900

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3035A/10
Scope and Contents

147 x 104 mm. View looking towards the square crenelated tower of the guardhouse, with the two storey prison buildings to the right. [Shelford plate XXXII].

Dates: 1900
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 supports of a Kayan house, 1900

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3035A/135
Scope and Contents

144 x 103 mm. View looking along the base of a Kayan longhouse, showing the structural supporting members.

Dates: 1900
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 war in Sarawak, 1942

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 103/12/7/13
Scope and Contents

Extracted from the ‘Changi Guardian’, no. 47, 4 May 1942 (2 pages).

Dates: 1942
Conditions Governing Access: For conservation reasons, this collection must be read on Cambridge Digital Library or Master Microfilm Reel 8234.
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The wharf, Kuching, 1904 - 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 12/41
Scope and Contents

View from a boat looking down onto the crowded wharf, with the whitewashed buildings of the gaol in the background.

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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Tramway of ‘Billian’ or iron wood rails, Jambusan Valley antimony workings, Upper Sarawak, Borneo, 1868 - 1890

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3035B/7
Scope and Contents

249 x 188 mm. Showing two labourers posed beside a truck loaded with antimony ore collected from the surface of the workings. With a thatched shed containing winding gear in the right foreground. The railway trucks seen here are considerably larger than those seen in Y3035B/6.

Dates: 1868 - 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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Trusan Muruts, 1900

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3035A/72
Scope and Contents

147 x 103 mm. Half-length portrait of four Trusan Murut men.

Dates: 1900
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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Tuanku Abdul Halim and Tuanku Bahiyah visiting Sarawak, 1974

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3031B/13
Scope and Contents

206 x 152 mm. As captioned.

Dates: 1974
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).