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Great Britain (island)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 914 Collections and/or Records:

 Item

King Edward VII type, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 21/5156
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format). In the working chamber: the shells are here transferred on to another hoist called the loading tray: the man grasping the lever is speaking through one of the speaking tubes to the gunner in the barbette above.

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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King Street, Manchester : buildings of various insurance companies, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 16/5300
Scope and Contents

Half-plate.

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).
 Item

[King's College Chapel, Cambridge], 1950 - 1952

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y304Q/8/5
Scope and Contents

120 x 80 mm. Postcard.

Dates: 1950 - 1952
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).
 Item

[King's College Chapel, Cambridge], 1950 - 1952

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y304Q/8/6
Scope and Contents

120 x 80 mm. Postcard.

Dates: 1950 - 1952
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).
 Item

Kings Cup (1923) Hendon, 1923

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 20/2/4/158
Scope and Contents

105 x 70 mm. Showing aeroplanes lined up in a field. 'Sylvia' is discernable on one, 'Cit of York' on another.

Dates: 1923
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).
 Item

King's Cup. Siddeley Siskin at Bristol, 1923, 1923

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 20/2/4/157
Scope and Contents

105 x 75 mm. Showing aeroplanes lined up in a field, with an audience of men.

Dates: 1923
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).
 Item

Lake Avenue, 1924

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC BEE/3
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).
 Item

[Lake scene], 1880 - 1900

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y305K/139
Scope and Contents

155 x 110 mm. A view of a lake surrounded by trees. A picket fence can be seen in the background. Exact location unidentified.

Dates: 1880 - 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).
 Item

Landing Canadian cattle at Manchester, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 22/5351
Scope and Contents

Half-plate (landscape format). From ship called the 'Manchester Importer.'

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).
 Item

Landing Canadian cattle at Manchester, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 22/5352
Scope and Contents

Half-plate (landscape format). [One in a sequence of photographs of cattle landing at Foreign Animals Wharf with the 'Manchester Importer' to the right of the picture].

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).
 Item

Landing Canadian cattle at Manchester, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 22/5353
Scope and Contents

Half-plate (landscape format). [One in a sequence of photographs of cattle landing at Foreign Animals Wharf with the 'Manchester Importer' to the right of the picture].

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).
 Item

Landing Canadian cattle at Manchester, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 22/5354
Scope and Contents

Half-plate (landscape format). [One in a sequence of photographs of cattle landing at Foreign Animals Wharf with the 'Manchester Importer' to the right of the picture].

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).
 Item

Landing Canadian cattle at Manchester, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 22/5355
Scope and Contents

Half-plate (landscape format). [One in a sequence of photographs of cattle landing at Foreign Animals Wharf with the 'Manchester Importer' to the right of the picture].

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).
 Item

Landing Canadian cattle at Manchester, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 22/5356
Scope and Contents

Half-plate (landscape format). [One in a sequence of photographs of cattle landing at Foreign Animals Wharf with the 'Manchester Importer' to the right of the picture].

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).
 Item

Landing Canadian cattle at Manchester, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 22/5357
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format). From 'Manchester Importer.'

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).
 Item

Landing Canadian cattle at Manchester, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 22/5358
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format). From 'Manchester Importer.'

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).
 Item

Landing Canadian cattle at Manchester, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 22/5359
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format). From 'Manchester Importer.'

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).
 Item

Landing Canadian cattle at Manchester, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 22/5360
Scope and Contents

Half-plate (landscape format). [More distant view of the ship and wharf than previous pictures].

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).
 Item

Landing Canadian cattle at Manchester, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 22/5361
Scope and Contents

Half-plate (landscape format). [More distant view of the ship and wharf than previous pictures].

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).
 Item

Launch of H.M.S. Vanguard at Barrow (Dreadnought type), 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 21/5149
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format).

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).
 Item

Launch of the Battleship 'Hatsuse', 1910

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011V/20
Scope and Contents

363 x 282 mm. View looking down the slipway towards the battleship, which has just entered the water, with crowds in the foreground. Photograph stamped 'Sir W.G. Armstrong, Whitworth and Co., Ltd.'

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).
 Item

Launch of the Earl Grey, Icebreaker for Canada, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 21/5151
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format). At Barrow.

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).
 Item

[Launching a Dreadnought type ? H.M.S. Vanguard]., 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 21/5147
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format).

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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[Launching of unidentified ship, Portsmouth, ? 1970s], 1970 - 1979

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 9/31
Scope and Contents

211 x 156 mm. Showing (?) Tuanku Bahiyah binti Al-Marhum Tuanku Abdul Rahman, wife of the Yang di-Pertuan Agong of Malaysia, launching an unidentified ship with a bottle of champagne. Mr and Mrs H.P. Bryson can be seen among the official guests.

Dates: 1970 - 1979
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).
 Item

Lauriston Nunnery and Edinburgh Castle from Wright's Window in Lauriston Gardens, May 31/92, 1892-05

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y304A/372
Scope and Contents

96 x 73 mm. A photograph taken by Christy in the year of his graduation from Edinburgh University. The photograph was taken at f8 with an exposure of 1 second.

Dates: 1892-05
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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