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China (nation)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 771 Collections and/or Records:

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Feng Lin: black pottery made in this village, 1908-11

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 17/4087
Scope and Contents Quarter-plate (landscape format). [Men seated against a wall with bowls and pots in front of them].
Dates: 1908-11
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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Fenglin, a big village, Weihaiwei, 1908-11

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 17/4076
Scope and Contents Quarter-plate. Drying peanuts spread on a threshing floor. [Two men raking the nuts. Haystacks in the background].
Dates: 1908-11
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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Ferry to Kowloon, Hong Kong, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 19/4431
Scope and Contents Landscape format. [Showing the ferry pier and large stone building behind]
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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Filling up : reclaiming land at Kowloon, 1909-01 - 1909-02

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 20/4523
Scope and Contents Quarter-plate. [No print]. Missing.
Dates: 1909-01 - 1909-02
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).
 Fonds

Fisher photograph collection

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher
Scope and Contents Collection of 29 albums consisting of approximately 3864 photographs taken or collected by A.H. Fisher for the Colonial Office Visual Instruction Committee 1907-1910. The numbering of the collection is problematic and details are provided for each separate album.Photographers: Some of the names which appear are:Hutchins: donor of some photographs of India, but not otherwise identifiedFirebrace: donor of some photographs of India, but not otherwise identifiedRighi: ...
Dates: 1900 - 1910
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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Five storied Pagoda, Canton, 1870 - 1920

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y302A/85
Scope and Contents 287 x 227 mm. General view of the Five storied Pagoda at Canton. Photographer unknown, possibly Dutton & Michaels.
Dates: 1870 - 1920
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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Foochow, 1880 - 1889

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30377A/45
Scope and Contents 195 x 240 mm. View from a hillside looking down onto the River Min which is crowded with small boats at their moorings.
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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Foochow [Fuzhou] Cathedral, Southeast China, general synod, 1900 - 1920

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/CMS 32/42
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: 82 x 82 mm. glass slides with brief, largely undated captions.
Dates: 1900 - 1920
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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Foochow Road, Shanghai [1890s], 1890

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30377C/20
Scope and Contents 278 x 211 mm. View looking along the Foochow Road, with Chinese commercial premises on either side of the street. The road runs from east to west through the Central District.
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).
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Foochow Road, Shanghai [1890s], 1890 - 1899

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30377C/21
Scope and Contents 273 x 209 mm. View looking towards a large three storey verandahed building in timber in the Foochow Road. The building appears to house a number of commercial premises.
Dates: 1890 - 1899
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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Food stall on Market Day, Wei hai wei, 1908-11

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 17/4049
Scope and Contents Quarter-plate (landscape format).
Dates: 1908-11
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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Food stall scene, 1908-11

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 17/4052
Scope and Contents Quarter-plate (landscape format). Market day, Wei hai wei.
Dates: 1908-11
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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Foot of Chinese lady, 1880 - 1889

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30377A/30
Scope and Contents 197 x 262 mm. Close-up view of the foot of a Chinese woman, shrunken and misshapen through binding.
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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For colour of Native Chinese Guard shown in the photographs, 1908-11

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 10/5/4029
Scope and Contents 350 x 250 mm.
Dates: 1908-11
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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Foreign Office, Peking, 1890

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y302E/6
Scope and Contents View from the courtyard looking towards the single storey Chinese Foreign Office buildings.
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).
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Formosa [i.e. Taiwan], 1908 - 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011B(LS)/229
Scope and Contents A view from the sea showing a harbour and water front, possibly at Chi-lung.
Dates: 1908 - 1915
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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Formosa - Keelung [i.e. Taiwan - Chi-lung], 1908 - 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011B(LS)/227
Scope and Contents An indistinct view from the sea showing the harbour and water front of Chi-lung with mountains beyond.
Dates: 1908 - 1915
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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Formosa - Keelung [i.e. Taiwan - Chi-lung], 1908 - 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011B(LS)/228
Scope and Contents A view showing a rocky promontory and small settlement at Chi-lung on the north coast of T'ai-wan.
Dates: 1908 - 1915
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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Formosa - Keelung [i.e. Taiwan - Chi-lung], 1909, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011B(LS)/230
Scope and Contents A view from the sea showing the crowded harbour at Chi-lung, with mountains beyond.
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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Fort near the five-storeyed pagoda, Canton, 1909-01 - 1909-02

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 20/4478
Scope and Contents Burying ground all round the hill. This was used as a powder magazine, but 2 years ago the officer in charge and nine men were blown up with the whole magazine: the explosion destroyed hundreds of houses; those shown in this view have been rebuilt.
Dates: 1909-01 - 1909-02
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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Four women with babies on their laps, 1900 - 1920

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/CMS 32/21
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: 82 x 82 mm. glass slides with brief, largely undated captions.
Dates: 1900 - 1920
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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From the Club, Foochow (A.S.H. on the tombstone), 1880 - 1889

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30377A/42
Scope and Contents 280 x 219 mm. View looking out over the valley towards distant mountains from the Foochow Club. A.S.H., a heavily bearded figure, is seated among the European group gathered in the foreground among the graves of a Chinese cemetery.
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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Funeral of woman, 1908-11

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 17/4085
Scope and Contents Quarter-plate (landscape format). Hearse red: in distance, carried in front is a stand with a tablet of deceased. Feng Lin village. [A rather distant view].
Dates: 1908-11
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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Garden Gate, Canton, 1870 - 1920

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y302A/88
Scope and Contents 286 x 214 mm. Group portrait of five male figures posed in front of the gate (in the form of a circular opening in the brick wall) leading into a garden.
Dates: 1870 - 1920
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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Gardens in the Club House Garden, 1908-11

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 17/4098
Scope and Contents Half-plate. Linkungtau Island, Weihaiwei. [On left verandah of club house and bare tree with plots divided by paved paths. One plot being dug by Chinese man with a spade and another being hoed with a long bladed hoe, while a lady in long black western dress with a white hat walks towards an open summer house to the right].
Dates: 1908-11
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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