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Victoria (inhabited place)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 195 Collections and/or Records:

 Item

Coolie raincoats : Hong Kong [historic title], 1909-01 - 1909-02

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 20/4501
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format). Made of palm leaves. [Rather distant views of coolies pulling rickshaws, wearing their palm leaves raincoats].

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).
 Sub-Series

Coronation Festivities in Victoria, 1937-05-12

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3062S/180-191
Scope and Contents

A series of photographs depicting ceremonies celebrating the coronation of George VI.

Dates: 1937-05-12
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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Craigmore : J.B. McKilligans residence, 1908-10

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 13/2677
Scope and Contents

Landscape format. Rockland Avenue, Victoria, B.C.

Dates: 1908-10
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).
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Dallas Hotel, Victoria, 1908-10

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 13/2696
Scope and Contents

Landscape format. And behind it to the left the Immigration Building for reception of all arriving immigrants.

Dates: 1908-10
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).
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David Richard Beatty, 1st Earl Beatty, and Lieutenant Governor Robert Bruce, 1926 - 1931

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3062S/153
Scope and Contents

185 x 135 mm. They flank a third man who has not been identified.

Dates: 1926 - 1931
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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David Spencers house, 1908-10

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 13/2684
Scope and Contents

Moss Street, Victoria.

Dates: 1908-10
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).
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Effects of tapping, Victoria, Cameroons [i.e. Cameroon]

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y304A/105
Scope and Contents

76 x 94 mm. A view showing the scars (fourteen months old) caused by deep vertical incision with a pruning knife.

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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Excellences Lord and Lady Willington, Governor-General of Canada, visiting Victoria, B.C., 1927-03-26

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3062S/87
Scope and Contents

150 x 100 mm. View of a visit to a First Nations site.

Dates: 1927-03-26
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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Experimental tapping, Molive, Victoria, Cameroons [i.e. Cameroon]

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y304A/113
Scope and Contents

77 x 99 mm. A view showing an African tapping a rubber tree with the 'Victoria Knife' an implement with a long, curved blade.

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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Farewell, 1925 - 1926

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3062S/137
Scope and Contents

144 x 92 mm. This photograph features Governor-General Julian Byng and appears to depict the same occasion as Y3062S/124-25. It is dated 1926 on the reverse, suggesting that the event marked his departure from office in that year.

Dates: 1925 - 1926
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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Five-and-a-half year old Funtumias, Myanja Plantation, Victoria, Cameroons [i.e. Cameroon], 1903 - 1910

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y304A/95
Scope and Contents

75 x 96 mm. A view showing a block of five-and-a-half year old rubber trees.

Dates: 1903 - 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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Four-year-old Funtumias, Molive Plantation, Victoria, Cameroons [i.e. Cameroon], 1903 - 1910

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y304A/84
Scope and Contents

103 x 78mm. A view showing a group of four-year old rubber trees in a 450 acre plot.

Dates: 1903 - 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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Funtumia Africana seeds, 1903 - 1910

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y304A/70
Scope and Contents

97 x 74 mm. A studio photograph demonstrating the way in which Funtumia Africana seeds are blown by the wind from their pods. Taken at the Botanic Gardens, Victoria, Cameroons.

Dates: 1903 - 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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[Funtumia plantation, ? Molive, Victoria, Cameroon]

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y304A/140
Scope and Contents

167 x 229 mm. A view showing a European standing among a block of rubber trees.

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 party at Government House, 1929-06-03

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3062S/138
Scope and Contents

110 x 60 mm. Featured from left to right: Miss McKenzie (Lieutenant Governor Robert Bruce's niece), Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester, Lieutenant Governor Robert Bruce, Lieutenant Roy, ADC.

Dates: 1929-06-03
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

Garden party at Government House, 1929-06-03

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3062S/139
Scope and Contents

110 x 60 mm. Featured from left to right: Miss McKenzie (Lieutenant Governor Robert Bruce's niece), Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester, Lieutenant Governor Robert Randolph Bruce, Lieutenant Roy, ADC.

Dates: 1929-06-03
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

Garden party at Government House, 1929-06-03

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3062S/140
Scope and Contents

110 x 60 mm. Featured from left to right: Miss McKenzie (Lieutenant Governor Robert Bruce's niece), Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester, Lieutenant Governor Robert Randolph Bruce, Lieutenant Roy, ADC.

Dates: 1929-06-03
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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General and Lady Byng, 1925 - 1926

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3062S/124
Scope and Contents

145 x 95 mm. Byng served as Governor-General of Canada from 1921 to 1926. The dating of the photograph is unclear, since it bears two dates on the reverse, 28 June 1925 and 1926. 'Farewell' has also been inscribed, suggesting that the latter date for the event may be correct, since Byng's term ended in 1926, and it may have commemorated his departure.

Dates: 1925 - 1926
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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General Lord and Lady Allenby at Government House, 1926-03-05

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3062S/149
Scope and Contents

132 x 82 mm. Left to right seated: Lt. Governor R. Bruce, Lady Allenby, Lord Allenby. Standing: Miss McKenzie, niece of the governor and Chatelaine at Government House, Mr Muskett, the Lt. Governor's secretary.

Dates: 1926-03-05
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).
 Sub-Series

General Lord and Lady Baden-Powell with their daughters in Victoria, 1935-04-09

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3062S/129-30
Scope and Contents

Two photographs (each 130 x 75 mm) forming a panorama, showing veterans gathered to greet the visitors.

Dates: 1935-04-09
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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[General Paul Pau] at the RC Cathedral, 1919

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3062S/133
Scope and Contents

135 x 85 mm. Showing the general at the entrance to St. Andrew's Cathedral.

Dates: 1919
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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General Paul Pau, in Victoria, 1919

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3062S/136
Scope and Contents

138 x 80 mm.

Dates: 1919
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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[General Paul Pau] leaving after attending Mass, 1919

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3062S/132
Scope and Contents

135 x 85 mm. Showing the general at the entrance to St. Andrew's Cathedral.

Dates: 1919
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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General Sir Arthur Currie, Principle of McGill University P.Q., 1927-09-25

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3062S/65
Scope and Contents

100 x 150 mm. Full length portrait of Sir Arthur standing upon steps.

Dates: 1927-09-25
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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