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Egypt (nation)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 725 Collections and/or Records:

 Item

La Rue Sésostris (ruines), 1882

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3041A/39
Scope and Contents

263 x 199 mm. A view showing gutted houses and rubble in Rue Sesostris with two figures posing in the foreground for the photographer.

Dates: 1882
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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L'Agence Rubattino (ruines), 1882

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3041A/32
Scope and Contents

263 x 199 mm. A view showing the ruined premises of the Rubattino Agency, an Italian mail steamer company with headquarters in Genoa. Exact location unknown, possibly Rue Cherif Pocha.

Dates: 1882
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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[Landscape], 1927 - 1928

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 20/2/5/6
Scope and Contents

70 x 50 mm.

Dates: 1927 - 1928
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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[Landscape], 1927

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 20/2/5/129
Scope and Contents

135 x 85 mm. Showing a very steep sand bank. The place name Heliopolis (i.e. Misr al Jadidah) is written on the album page, and presumably relates to this photograph, among others.

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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[Large unidentified building], 1927 - 1928

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 20/2/5/47
Scope and Contents

70 x 110 mm. Location unidentified, but probably Egypt.

Dates: 1927 - 1928
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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[Large unidentified domed building], 1927 - 1928

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 20/2/5/103
Scope and Contents

65 x 45 mm. Location unidentified, but probably Egypt.

Dates: 1927 - 1928
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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Le batteries du Mex démantalées, 1882

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3041A/2
Scope and Contents 263 x 179 mm. A view of the shattered battlements of Fort Mex showing the two ten-inch guns which the bombardment had failed to silence. The gun in the foreground (with 'Mister Lolo' painted on its mounting) has had its muzzle burst by the landing party from 'Invincible' led by Lieutenant Bradford while the further gun seems still to be intact: this would suggest that Fiorillo was present during the raid on the guns, since Archer states that both guns were dealt with in this way (Archer...
Dates: 1882
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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Le Bombardement d'Alexandrie du 11 Juillet 1882, 1882

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3041A/1
Scope and Contents

264 x 189 mm. A photograph of a painting of the bombardment from the sea, with British ships in the foreground and the smoking town beyond.

Dates: 1882
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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Le Boulevard de Ramleh (ruines), 1882

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3041A/50
Scope and Contents

263 x 197 mm. A view looking over ruined houses and rooftops in the Boulevard de Ramleh. Exact location unknown.

Dates: 1882
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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Le Caire, 1870 - 1879

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3022G/94
Scope and Contents

282 x 221 mm. View looking across the Arab quarter towards the walls of the Citadel.
Photograph by Bonfils.

Dates: 1870 - 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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Le Caire, Porte de la Citadelle, 1870 - 1879

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3022G/93
Scope and Contents

282 x 221 mm. View looking towards the gate of the Citadel in Cairo. See note at Y3022B/20.

Dates: 1870 - 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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Le Caire Pyramide de Cheops, Le Sphynx et le Temple de Chaffra (L’Egypte), 1870 - 1889

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3042B/3
Scope and Contents

278 x 215 mm. General view looking towards the Sphinx and the Great Pyramid, with the ruins of the Temple of Chaffra in the foreground.

Dates: 1870 - 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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Le College des Lazaristes (ruines), 1882

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3041A/46
Scope and Contents

262 x 197 mm. A view showing the fire-gutted building of the Lazarist College. The College and Church face onto the Rues des Soeurs.

Dates: 1882
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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Le Consulat Anglais (ruines), 1882

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3041A/29
Scope and Contents

261 x 198 mm. A view looking west along the Rue de l'Obelisque towards the ruins of the English Consulate, with figures standing among the rubble on the roadway.

Dates: 1882
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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Le Consulat de France (ruines), 1882

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3041A/19
Scope and Contents

261 x 197 mm. A view from the Great Square looking towards the ruins of the French Consulate which lies on its northern side.

Dates: 1882
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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Le Consulat de France (ruines), 1882

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3041A/20
Scope and Contents

262 x 198 mm. A view of the ruins of the French Consulate with two men standing beside the rubble in the foreground.

Dates: 1882
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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Le Fort Pharos (ruines), 1882

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3041A/9
Scope and Contents

261 x 199 mm. A view showing the broken and crumbling walls of Fort Pharos.

Dates: 1882
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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Le Mont-de-Piere, Maison Sursok (ruines), 1882

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3041A/30
Scope and Contents

263 x 197 mm. A view looking along a street (exact location unknown) towards the harbour, with largely intact residential houses lining the road. Maison Sursok is in the foreground, a fire-gutted shell outside of which lies mounds of rubble and debris.

Dates: 1882
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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Le nouveau Bazar (ruines), 1882

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3041A/48
Scope and Contents

262 x 199 mm. A view showing the ruins of the New Bazaar. Exact location unknown.

Dates: 1882
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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Le palais de M. le Comte Zizinia (ruines), 1882

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3041A/22
Scope and Contents

262 x 196 mm. A view from the road looking towards the decorated arches and columns of the palace. Exact location unknown, but possibly at the western end of the Boulevard Ismail near L'Okelle Sciorbagi.

Dates: 1882
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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Le [sic] grande Pyramide de Cheops, 1880 - 1889

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y304A/6
Scope and Contents

280 x 217 mm. A view showing a three quarters profile of the Sphinx with the great Pyramid in the background. An Arab stands on the head of the Sphinx. Photograph by Georgiladakis.

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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Le Sphinx et Pyramide de Cheffren [i.e. Abu al-Hawl and the Pyramid of Khafre (Chephren)], 1880 - 1889

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y302B/1
Scope and Contents

279 x 218 mm. General view of the Sphinx with the pyramid of Cheffren in the background. The caption on the print is hard to read. Photograph by Zangaki.

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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L'Eglise des Lazaristes (ruines), 1882

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3041A/47
Scope and Contents

261 x 198 mm. A view looking along the gutted interior of the church of the Lazarists.

Dates: 1882
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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Les batteries de Ras-el-Tin démantelées, 1882

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3041A/7
Scope and Contents

264 x 197 mm. A view looking seawards over the wrecked battlements with overturned cannons, shells and Egyptian corpses lying in the foreground.

Dates: 1882
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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Les batteries de Ras-el-Tin démantelées, 1882

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3041A/8
Scope and Contents

261 x 197 mm. A view looking over the battlements towards the Inner Harbour with cannon in the foreground and steam and sailing ships at anchor in the Harbour beyond.

Dates: 1882
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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