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British Isles (island group)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 924 Collections and/or Records:

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Donaghcloney: Raph. Preston & family, 1947-09

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 20/2/19/135
Scope and Contents 58 x 50 mm. A group photograph, including Frederick Tymms, taken in Ireland.
Dates: 1947-09
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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Dorking, 1922, 1922

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 20/2/4/95
Scope and Contents From the File: Photographs from the Cape Flight, 1920; Belgium, France, Zurich, Surrey and Wales, 1920; R36, 1921; Jersey, 1921; Scotland, 1922; Amsterdam and Berlin, 1923; the King's Cup, 1923; Gothenburg, 1923; and Spitsbergen, 1924. Photographs 1-3, 65, 72, 82, 149 and 241 are housed in separate clear plastic sleeves.
Dates: 1922
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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Drilling recruits : Aldershot, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 22/5453
Scope and Contents Quarter-plate (landscape format). [Harnessed horses with young children in the foreground looking on].
Dates: 1909
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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Drilling recruits : Western Square : Aldershot, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 22/5452
Scope and Contents Quarter-plate (landscape format). [Distant view with low buildings beyond and a tall chimney to the right].
Dates: 1909
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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Drinking fountain : Regents Park [London], 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 21/5001
Scope and Contents Half-plate. [View among the chestnut trees of people out walking and young people gathered round the fountain].
Dates: 1909
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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Driving piles at Cavendish Dock for the new airship shed, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 21/5183
Scope and Contents Quarter-plate. Shows also the Kellner Partington Paper Pulp Company's buildings - get their wood from Norway.
Dates: 1909
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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Driving piles at Cavendish Dock for the new airship shed, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 21/5184
Scope and Contents Quarter-plate. Shows also the Kellner Partington Paper Pulp Company's buildings - get their wood from Norway. [Shows only one pile driver, seen to the right of 5183].
Dates: 1909
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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East Africa, 1924

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC BEE/11
Scope and Contents Captioned 'Campbell Gray' in bottom right-hand corner.
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).
 Series

East Africa 1934, 1934

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011FFF/30-31
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: A collection of photographs, by various photographers, relating to School Empire Tours, probably compiled by Miss Margaret Best. All the prints are captioned and some also have dates and places written on the back in Miss Best's hand.It should be noted that most of the images show groups of the participants, either before setting out or in the country concerned, but there is very little to show their activities - the 1932 tour to Canada is the best in this respect. It is clear from...
Dates: 1934
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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East Africa Pavilion, 1924

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC BEE/12
Scope and Contents Captioned 'Campbell Gray' in bottom right-hand corner.
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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Edinbro' [i.e. Edinburgh], John Knox's House, 22., 1922

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 20/2/4/104
Scope and Contents 65 x 45 mm.
Dates: 1922
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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Edinburgh Castle

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 20/2/4/106
Scope and Contents 65 x 45 mm. A view of a canon.
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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Edinburgh Castle, Sept '22, 1922-09

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 20/2/4/107
Scope and Contents 65 x 45 mm.
Dates: 1922-09
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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Edinburgh, Sept '22, 1922-09

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 20/2/4/99
Scope and Contents 45 x 65 mm. Showing a monument/statue in the middle of a street.
Dates: 1922-09
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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Edinburgh, Sept '22, 1922-09

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 20/2/4/101
Scope and Contents 65 x 45mm.
Dates: 1922-09
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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Editor, Chairman and Director of Magnet News, a new newspaper for immigrants, 1964 - 1965

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011Y/3
Scope and Contents 204 x 139 mm. Showing the Managing Director H. Ross, the Editor A. Baynes, the Vice-Chairman J. Virute and the Chairman R. Dunbar examining copies of the Magnet News, a newspaper introduced in 1965 for immigrants into Britain from Afro-Asian and Caribbean areas.
Dates: 1964 - 1965
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

Educational activities, 1920 - 1986

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCS/VI
Scope and Contents a. Summer schools
b. Youth conferences
c. Essay prize-winners

Dates: 1920 - 1986
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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E.E. Pretty being invested with the insignia of the Most Honourable Order of the Crown of Brunei, 1st Class [Grosvenor House, London, 1966], 1966

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 9/33
Scope and Contents 159 x 208 mm. Showing an officer about to place the insignia around the neck of Eric Ernest Faulk Pretty (1891-1967). Pretty joined the Malayan Civil Service in 1914 and was British Resident in Brunei from 1948-1951. After retirement he was Agent in the U.K. for the Government of Brunei from 1957 until death.
Dates: 1966
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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Elizabethans. Crimea. Crusaders. The British Empire Exhibition, 1924

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC BEE/26
Scope and Contents Original photograph. Captioned 'Photo. Campbell-Gray' in bottom right-hand corner.
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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Ely Cathedral, 1863 - 1896

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y305K/109
Scope and Contents 101 x 142 mm.
Dates: 1863 - 1896
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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Ely Cathedral and river, 1881, 1881

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y305K/107
Scope and Contents 147 x 97 mm.
Dates: 1881
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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Eng. Lieut. And Mrs Roberts, 1908-08-06

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3070A/20
Scope and Contents 78 x 99 mm. Showing Engineer Lieutenant Ernest W. Roberts in full dress uniform with his wife in a wedding dress (6th August 1908)
Dates: 1908-08-06
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).
 Fonds

[England?]

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3013A
Scope and Contents A small untitled album 210 x 165 mm containing photographs mostly four to a page inserted into oval, square and rectangle photograph slots. Some slots are empty. There are no captions or identifying information, save for one loose small image (60 x 45 mm) of two boys in school uniform captioned on the reverse with 'John and Eric, Wyndham Park, June 1930.' Most of the images are of, presumably, family groups, and children, in what appears to be England, but also included are a number of...
Dates: 1920 - 1940
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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English teachers learn Punjabi to help immigrant children, 1965, 1965

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011Y/15
Scope and Contents 204 x 157 mm. Showing two English teachers, Mr Graham Newis and Miss Valerie Richards, receiving tuition in Punjabi from Mr Kulwant S. Purawal.
Dates: 1965
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 mess, RM Barracks, Plymouth 1891, 1891

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y305K/73
Scope and Contents 208 x 157 mm. A group portrait showing Lieut Graham, Lieut Coke, Lieut Col Heseltine and Lieut Col Tyers standing in the entrance porch of the Royal Marines Barracks.
Dates: 1891
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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