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Chennai (inhabited place)

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Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 117 Collections and/or Records:

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At the foundation stone laying of the Technical Institute, 1906-01-24 - 1906-01-28

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/QM 8/149
Scope and Contents From the File: Contains prints. This appears to have been an official record of the Royal Tour. Each page has a heading for the place and date and most photographs are captioned, probably by a professional calligrapher. The Prince of Wales Feathers are on the cover and 'The Royal Tour of India 1905-1906' on the spine. Locations and periods covered are: Bombay, 9 November- 14 November, 1905; Udaipur, 18 November - 29 November, 1905; Jaipur, 21 November-23 November, 1905; Lahore, 28 November-1...
Dates: 1906-01-24 - 1906-01-28
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Banyan Avenue (Mowbray Road), 1907-12

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 2/280A
Scope and Contents

Landscape format. Copy. Madras. [Photograph by Hutchins].

Dates: 1907-12
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Basket makers, 1875 - 1880

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3022G/58
Scope and Contents

202 x 151 mm. Villagers posed in the foreground illustrating various parts of the basket making process. Another copy can be found at Y3022H/12. Photograph by A.T.W. Penn.

Dates: 1875 - 1880
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Basket makers - Madras, 1907-12

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 2/280
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Beach, Madras, 1906-01-24 - 1906-01-28

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/QM 9/120
Scope and Contents From the File: Contains prints, of an approximate size of 80 x 100 mm, mounted on card, six to a page, in a padded black leather album inscribed on the cover India 1905-06 from C.C. and 'Photographs taken by Sir Charles Cust Bt. 1905-06' is written on the fly leaf in Queen Marys hand. Sir Charles Cust took this collection of amateur photographs while accompanying the Royal Party. Most of the photographs have elegant hand-written captiions, but these are not always very explicit - some portraying...
Dates: 1906-01-24 - 1906-01-28
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Bishop Frederick Gell (1820-1902), Bishop of Madras [Chennai] (1861-1898), 1861 - 1898

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/CMS/2/3/86
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79 x 130 mm. matt print.

Dates: 1861 - 1898
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Black Buck in Park, Madras

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/QM 6/298
Scope and Contents From the File: Contains prints varying in size from approximately 50 x 80 mm to 290 x 249 mm. Captions are handwritten by the Prince of Wales. This records the visit to India of the Prince of Wales (later King George V) and Princess Mary. The front cover is embossed with India 1905-6. Locations depicted include Bombay, Indore, Udaipur, Jaipur, Bikaner, Gajner, Lahore, Peshawar, Rawalpindi, Delhi, Agra, Gwalior, Lucknow, Calcutta, Burma, Madras, Hyderabad and Mysore. There are prints of the arrival of...
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Catamaran for fishing, 1880 - 1889

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3022L/86
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Chepauk Palace, 1880 - 1889

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3022L/91
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Deaf School, Mylapore: Miss M. Benson teaching, 1950 - 1969

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/CMS/2/2/23
Scope and Contents

153 x 110 mm. glossy print with two copies, 148 x 100 mm. and 118 x 79 mm.

Dates: 1950 - 1969
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Detailed synopsis of arrangements on shore on the occasion of the arrival of Their Royal Highnesses the Prince and Princess of Wales, 1906

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 89/35/2/27
Scope and Contents From the Series:

A collection of programmes, invitations, menus, photographs and other material issued in connection with the Royal Visit to India during 1905-1906.

Dates: 1906
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'Dignity of Labour' Madras, 1980

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 22/53/9
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds:

An undated series of postcards depicting artwork and scenes from Ghana, Zambia, Zimbabwe, India and Malaysia. The postcards are undated but probably originate from the 1970s or 1980s.

Dates: 1980
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Dinner, 1906

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 89/35/2/28
Scope and Contents From the Series:

A collection of programmes, invitations, menus, photographs and other material issued in connection with the Royal Visit to India during 1905-1906.

Dates: 1906
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Drawing water, Madras, 1906-01-24 - 1906-01-28

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/QM 9/127
Scope and Contents From the File: Contains prints, of an approximate size of 80 x 100 mm, mounted on card, six to a page, in a padded black leather album inscribed on the cover India 1905-06 from C.C. and 'Photographs taken by Sir Charles Cust Bt. 1905-06' is written on the fly leaf in Queen Marys hand. Sir Charles Cust took this collection of amateur photographs while accompanying the Royal Party. Most of the photographs have elegant hand-written captiions, but these are not always very explicit - some portraying...
Dates: 1906-01-24 - 1906-01-28
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Five months in India, 1873-10-18 - 1874-03-18

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 21/1
Dates: 1873-10-18 - 1874-03-18
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Flood in Madras, 1904, 1904

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/QM 6/293
Scope and Contents From the File: Contains prints varying in size from approximately 50 x 80 mm to 290 x 249 mm. Captions are handwritten by the Prince of Wales. This records the visit to India of the Prince of Wales (later King George V) and Princess Mary. The front cover is embossed with India 1905-6. Locations depicted include Bombay, Indore, Udaipur, Jaipur, Bikaner, Gajner, Lahore, Peshawar, Rawalpindi, Delhi, Agra, Gwalior, Lucknow, Calcutta, Burma, Madras, Hyderabad and Mysore. There are prints of the arrival of...
Dates: 1904
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