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Victoria (county)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 25 Collections and/or Records:

 Item

An Australian Conservatory Botanical Gardens, Ballarat, 1888 - 1889

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y308A/70
Scope and Contents

197 x 150 mm. An exterior view of this conservatory, a large wooden construction built from slats in order to let in light while giving protection against wind.

Dates: 1888 - 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).
 Item

Avenue of Elms, sheep squatting station, 1888 - 1889

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y308A/69
Scope and Contents

206 x 138 mm. A view looking past a white wooden fence down a roadway lined with elms.

Dates: 1888 - 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).
 Item

Bend of the River Watt, Fernshaw, 1888 - 1889

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y308A/54
Scope and Contents

205 x 160 mm. A view of a curve in the river, with ferns and trees on either bank.

Dates: 1888 - 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).
 Series

Buildings and agriculture, Victoria, 1890 - 1900

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC Victoria/203-245
Scope and Contents

Colour and monochrome postcards.

Dates: 1890 - 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

Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting, Canberra, Sept. to Oct. 1981: Seewoosagur Ramgoolam, Tan Sri Muhamad Ghazali Shafie and M.V. Molapo at the executive opening session, 1981

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/CC/863
Scope and Contents

249 x 189 mm.

Dates: 1981
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

Corduroy Road, Marysville, 1888 - 1889

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y308A/61
Scope and Contents

207 x 152 mm. A view showing a curve in a woodland road, the road itself being constructed from planks of timber laid side by side, with foundations made from piles of wood. For a view of a corduroy bridge in New South Wales, see Y3086U/25.

Dates: 1888 - 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).
 Item

Erskine River Waterfall, Loutit Bay, 1888 - 1889

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y308A/66
Scope and Contents

156 x 206 mm. A view of those picturesque falls taken from below, with woodland on either side.

Dates: 1888 - 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).
 Item

Fern Bower, 1888 - 1889

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y308A/48
Scope and Contents

201 x 150 mm. A view of fern-bearing trees among thick woodland, with two men posing for the camera.

Dates: 1888 - 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).
 Item

Front of Tasmanian Court, 1880

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3087A/55
Scope and Contents

233 x 288 mm. A view showing the entrance to the Tasmanian Court, with metals, stone, timber and a case of stuffed fish on display.

Dates: 1880
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

Lady Haig [golfing with two female companions], 1925-07-14

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3062S/151
Scope and Contents

145 x 95 mm.

Dates: 1925-07-14
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 Kuiey [?] Gippsland, 1888 - 1889

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y308A/82
Scope and Contents

202 x 154 mm. A view from the lakeside of what is possibly Lake King, showing a jetty and rowing boats and the lake beyond.

Dates: 1888 - 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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Maori Prayer House (Front) New Zealand Court, 1888 - 1889

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y308A/28
Scope and Contents

100 x 148 mm. A view showing one end of the carved wooden prayer house, with carved heads hanging on the outside and potted plants placed in front.

Dates: 1888 - 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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Maori Prayer House (Front) New Zealand Court, 1888 - 1889

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y308A/29
Scope and Contents

101 x 147 mm A view showing the elaborate wooden carvings on the back of the house.

Dates: 1888 - 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).
 Series

Melbourne, 1890 - 1900

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC Victoria/246-252
Scope and Contents

Monochrome postcards depicting mainly buildings and the Botanical Gardens in Melbourne.

Dates: 1890 - 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

Modern Colonial Hospital, nearing completion in Trinidad, B.W.I. [British West Indies], 1954

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011R/69
Scope and Contents 152 x 115 mm. The caption on the reverse reads: 'A new Colonial Hospital of 500 beds and estimated to cost approximately $6,300,000 will be opened in July, 1954, in Trinidad and Tobago in the British West Indies.The hospital is situated in the Southern portion of the Island, San Fernando, the second largest town of the Colony and contains the most modern equipment. Two of the wings of the new hospital with towers are shown from the entrance of the new...
Dates: 1954
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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Packing Fish for Market-Gippsland, 1888 - 1889

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y308A/83
Scope and Contents

198 x 153 mm. A view showing men on a jetty packing fish into wicker baskets, with the lake behind.

Dates: 1888 - 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).
 Item

Scene at Fern Tree Gully, 1888 - 1889

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y308A/47
Scope and Contents

204 x 153 mm. A view looking over densely wooded hilly land, with farm buildings in a gully in the foreground.

Dates: 1888 - 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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Selectors’ Camp-Vagabond Tent, 1888 - 1889

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y308A/52
Scope and Contents

198 x 137 mm. A view in a woodland clearing, showing three men posing at their campsite in front of their tent.

Dates: 1888 - 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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Sir A. and Lady Geddes, in Victoria, B.C., 1922

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3062S/61
Scope and Contents

140 x 85 mm. Auckland Geddes served as British Ambassador to the United States.

Dates: 1922
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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Stevenson’s Falls, Marysville, 1888 - 1889

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y308A/55
Scope and Contents

208 x 157 mm. A view of the falls, with thick woodland all around.

Dates: 1888 - 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).
 Item

‘The Baron’, Girth 114 feet, height 466 ft, Age 3700 years, 1888 - 1889

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y308A/53
Scope and Contents

207 x 157 mm. A view showing the base of this large tree, with two figures standing beside it. Presumably the tree is some kind of eucalypt, although the dimensions appear to be wildly exaggerated: ‘The Australian Encyclopaedia’ gives 375 feet as the highest certified tree found in Australia, and the other measurements would appear to be equally dubious.

Dates: 1888 - 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).
 Sub-Series

Victoria, 1890 - 1900

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC Victoria
Scope and Contents

Postcards showing scenes in Victoria.

Dates: 1890 - 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).
 Sub-Series

Victoria, British Columbia, 1910

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC Canada/150-153
Scope and Contents

Tinted postcards of St. Andrew's Church, the First Congregational Church, a YMCA building and the Post Office and Customs House in Victoria. Published by P.N.C. Glosso Series (150-152) and Edward H. Mitchell, San Francisco (153).

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).
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[Victoria, Tasmania, New South Wales and Queensland], 1928-08-18 - 1928-09-06

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 353/2/135-178
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

Album of mostly 80 x 54 mm prints. There is a brief list describing items 1-98, which document the trip from Southampton to South Africa, travel in South Africa, and the visit to Southern Rhodesia. Many photos do not appear in the exact numerical order given in the listing. The rest of the images are uncaptioned, but their general locations have been identified by reference to the diary RCMS 353/1.

Dates: 1928-08-18 - 1928-09-06
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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View of Sailors’ Creek Bridge, 1877 - 1879

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3087L/27
Scope and Contents

183 x 120 mm. Showing the wooden bridge which spans Sailors’ Creek. In the foreground two prospectors can be seen on the bank of the creek beside their gold sluices.

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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