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Thailand (nation)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 153 Collections and/or Records:

 Item

A palace court-yard in Bangkok, 1890

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y302E/17
Scope and Contents

View looking across the courtyard towards the palace buildings, with two youths seated beneath the carved images in the centre of the open space.

Dates: 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).
 Item

[Aboriginal Malaysians beside Golok River, ? 1950s], 1950 - 1959

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 18/70
Scope and Contents

155 x 113 mm. Showing an aboriginal man and child standing beside a fish trap on the bank of the Golok River which forms the boundary between Kelantan and Thailand.

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).
 File

Abstract of letter from the Governor General in Council (with respect to Siam and Kedah), 1824-11-19

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 65/4/3
Scope and Contents

14 pages.

Dates: 1824-11-19
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

Account of Buddhist cosmology, 1827 - 1838

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 65/9/2
Scope and Contents

European paper, stitched, 210 x 340 mm. There are references to plate numbers, but no accompanying illustrations.

Dates: 1827 - 1838
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

Account of the Commerce of the Kingdom of Siam, 1825

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 65/3/7
Scope and Contents

44 pages.

Dates: 1825
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

'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.
 Item

Bangkok, 1920 - 1939

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 16/64
Scope and Contents

152 x 110 mm. View from river showing Wat Arun, Temple of Dawn.

Dates: 1920 - 1939
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

Bangkok, 1920 - 1939

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 16/65
Scope and Contents

104 x 60 mm. View of a small temple.

Dates: 1920 - 1939
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

Bangkok, 1920 - 1939

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 16/66
Scope and Contents

152 x 110 mm. View of Na Phra Lan Square, with statue of King Chulalongkorn and the Throne Hall (Phra Tinang Ananta Samakon) in the background.

Dates: 1920 - 1939
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

Bangkok Creek, 1949

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y302K/11
Scope and Contents

32 x 52 mm.

Dates: 1949
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

‘Bengal Hurkaru’, 28 May 1827, 1827-05-28

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 65/4/19/18
Scope and Contents

4 pages.

Dates: 1827-05-28
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

Burmese Manuscripts, 1784 - 1838

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 65/8
Scope and Contents

Burmese titles have been given both in transliteration (Duroiselle's system) and in transcription (Okell's system), and also in English translation.

Dates: 1784 - 1838
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

[? Canal in Bangkok, 1920 - 1939

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 16/67
Scope and Contents

105 x 55 mm. A view looking along a canal towards a stone bridge possibly in Bangkok.

Dates: 1920 - 1939
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

Canal scene, Bangkok, Siam, 1880 - 1889

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30377A/56
Scope and Contents

147 x 105 mm. View looking along a canal lined with houses on piles, presumably in Bangkok.

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).
 File

Captain H. Burney's Report on his Mission to Pungah and Salang, 1825-04-02

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 65/4/6
Scope and Contents

38 pages.

Dates: 1825-04-02
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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Chaophraya Mahayotha to Burney, 1828-04-07

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 65/5/15
Scope and Contents

Kradat phlao, 372 x 738 mm.

Letter from the Mon commander of Siamese forces on the western border relating to a visit by several of his officers to British Burma in order to visit family and engage in trade.

Dates: 1828-04-07
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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Chaophraya Mahayotha to Burney, 1828-12-17

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 65/5/17
Scope and Contents

Kradat phlao, 356 x 642 mm.

Letter of thanks to Burney for helping some of his relatives to travel to Siam, and request for assistance for some now coming back to Burma.

Dates: 1828-12-17
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

Chaophraya Nakho̧n Si Thammarat to Burney, 1827-05-10

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 65/5/12
Scope and Contents

303 x 430 mm., European paper, written on one side in pencil.

This letter concerns the Malay states during late 1826 and early 1827, and relates to Burney's mission to Ligor in June 1827.

Dates: 1827-05-10
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

China, Hong Kong and Siam [i.e. Thailand]

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30377A
Scope and Contents

Album of albumen prints, by unknown photographers, with pencilled captions. The majority of the photographs show scenes in China, but there are also some of Hong Kong and, towards the end, Siam, though the different countries are intermixed.

Dates: 1860 - 1889
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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Chronological Table of the Kings of Siam, 1825 - 1841

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 65/3/21
Scope and Contents

8 pages.

Dates: 1825 - 1841
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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Commander of the Thai Armies on the Burmese Frontier to the British General at Tavoy, 1825-02-24

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 65/5/1
Scope and Contents

Kradat phlao, 349 x 524 mm.

A letter from Chaophraya Mahayotha to Brigadier General Sir Archibald Campbell requesting permission for a party of Mons in Thai government service to visit their families in British occupied Lower Burma. An undated note on the reverse records that Burney obtained it from Campbell, probably before travelling to Bangkok in 1825.

Dates: 1825-02-24
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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Copy of a letter from Siam to Ava, about the British annexations, 1827 - 1838

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 65/8/46
Scope and Contents

1 sheet.

Dates: 1827 - 1838
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

Correspondence on Siam, 1820 - 1830

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 65/5
Scope and Contents This series contains twenty-one letters from the Siamese Government to Captain Henry Burney. RCMS 65/5/2-11 relate to his tenure as Envoy from the Governor General of India to the Siamese Court (1825-26). RCMS 65/5/12-21 date from his work in the civil administration of the Tenasserim Division of coastal Burma. Nineteen letters are ‘kradat phlao', traditional Siamese documents written in pencil on a thin paper made from the bark of the strebleus asper. Most consist of several sheets of paper...
Dates: 1820 - 1830
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

Correspondence relating to an article criticising the treaty lately made with Siam published in the 'Penang Gazette', 1827

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 65/4/19/9
Scope and Contents

20 pages.

Dates: 1827
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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Cosmological diagram in Siamese, 1825 - 1827

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 65/7/7
Scope and Contents

304 x 431 mm. Four concentric rectangles, and a half a circle within a rectangle, on a single sheet. It appears to represent the Thai-Buddhist universe.

Dates: 1825 - 1827
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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