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Victoria (inhabited place)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 195 Collections and/or Records:

 Item

Ship leaving Ocean Dock, 1908-10-25

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 13/2661
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format). From the Outer Harbour, Victoria, B.C. Note also small passenger steamer for local service. In the front is the Winona, H.P. Simpsons motor yacht: note people on beach Oct. 25th.

Dates: 1908-10-25
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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Sir Esme and Lady Howard, at Victoria, B.C., 1927

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3062S/85
Scope and Contents

145 x 95 mm.

Dates: 1927
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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State School, Fernshawe, 1877 - 1879

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3087L/5
Scope and Contents

188 x 132 mm. A view looking towards the tiny school building standing in a clearing, with recently felled trees in the foreground and dense woodland beyond. In the centre of the picture stands a stump, about 60 feet high, which has evidently been struck by lightning.

Dates: 1877 - 1879
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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Street in Hong Kong, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 19/4422
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format). On Chinese New Year's Day - note litter of crackers on the ground. [A quiet street scene with four storied houses].

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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Street in Hong Kong. New Year's Day, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 19/4423
Scope and Contents

Quarter-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).
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Ten-year-old Funtumias, Botanic Gardens, Victoria, Cameroons [i.e. Cameroon], 1903 - 1910

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y304A/92
Scope and Contents

101 x 76 mm. A view showing an African youth standing beside a ten-year-old Funtumia. The tree illustrates the vertical system of tapping.

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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The Bedford in Hong Kong Harbour, 1909-01 - 1909-02

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 20/4517
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format).

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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The Botanical Gardens, Hong Kong, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 19/4462
Scope and Contents

Half-plate (landscape format). [Monument in centre of ornamental pond with plants, some in pots and a few people wandering past. Trees and buildings in the background].

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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The Capital City Canning Co, Victoria (salmon canning), 1908-10

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 13/2694
Scope and Contents

Landscape format. Note dome of Parliament Buildings in distance.

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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The Capital City Canning Co, Victoria (salmon canning)., 1908-10

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 13/2695
Scope and Contents

Landscape format. Note dome of Parliament Buildings in distance.

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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The Cathedral (behind trees) Hong Kong, 1909-01 - 1909-02

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 20/4504
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate.

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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The Cenotaph and Statue Square, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011B(LS)/173
Scope and Contents

A copy of a half-tone photograph showing the Cenotaph Statue in Statue Square with the Queen's statue and Siemessen and Co.'s headquarters in the background.

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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The Central Police Station : Hong Kong, 1909-01 - 1909-02

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 20/4509
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate. [Showing rickshaws parked outside a three storey building].

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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The coco-de-mer palm in the grounds of Government House, 1880 - 1889

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30484B/2
Scope and Contents

116 x 163 mm. View showing Sultan Abdullah of Perak standing beneath the coc-de-mer tree in Government House, Port Victoria. Abdullah was Sultan of Perak from 1872 to 1875 when he was deposed by the British for his complicity in the murder of the British Resident James Birch. He spent the years 1875-95 in exile in the Seychelles before being permitted to return to Perak. A note on the reverse of the mount gives details of the life cycle of the coco-de-mer palm.

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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The Commander (Captain John im Thurn) and Officer of the day on board HMS Hood, 1924-06-22

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3062S/154
Scope and Contents

155 x 210 mm. During 1923-24 the 'Hood' formed part of the Special Service Squadron which visited the Dominions to encourage their support for British sea power.

Dates: 1924-06-22
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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The Dining Room, Empress Hotel, 1908-09 - 1908-10

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 12/2656
Scope and Contents

Half-plate (landscape format). Victoria, B.C. Handsome ceiling in Australian rosewood.

Dates: 1908-09 - 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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The Empress Hotel, 1908-09 - 1908-10

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 12/2657
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format). And Christchurch Cathedral in the distance, Victoria, B.C.

Dates: 1908-09 - 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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The Empress Hotel, Victoria, B.C, 1908-10

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 13/2691
Scope and Contents

Landscape format.

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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The Flower Market, Hong Kong, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 19/4465
Scope and Contents

Half-plate. [View down onto the market below in the shade of trees with tall buildings on either side].

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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The Flower Market : Hong Kong, 1909-01 - 1909-02

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 20/4505
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate.

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).
 Item

The Flower Market : Hong Kong, 1909-01 - 1909-02

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 20/4506
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate.

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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The golf links, Oak Bay, 1908-10

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 13/2674
Scope and Contents

Landscape format. Mount Baker shows just above the rocks.

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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The King and Queen of Siam [Thailand], at Beacon Hill Park, planting tree, 1936-09-12

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3062S/148
Scope and Contents

148 x 95 mm. Attended by Mayor and Mrs Anscomb, Chief of Police and Superintendent of Parks.

Dates: 1936-09-12
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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The King and Queen of Siam [Thailand], at Beacon Hill Park, planting tree, 1936-09-12

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3062S/150
Scope and Contents

145 x 95 mm.

Dates: 1936-09-12
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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The Laurels : Rockland Avenue, 1908-10

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 13/2685
Scope and Contents

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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