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Udagamandalam (inhabited place)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 39 Collections and/or Records:

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4,500 ft [i.e. feet] high at Runnymede Station, 1907-12

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 2/261
Scope and Contents

A train full of children coming away for Xmas [i.e. Christmas] from the Lawrence Asylum Schools, Ootacamund.

Dates: 1907-12
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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A bit near Bombay House [Ootacamund], 1875 - 1880

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3022H/47
Scope and Contents

276 x 234 mm. View down a tree-lined road with a valley beyond. Photograph by A.T.W. Penn no. 14.

Dates: 1875 - 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).
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A quiet 'bit' near the Willow Bund, 1868 - 1869

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3022E/28
Scope and Contents

320 x 193 mm. View from the N shore of the lake looking towards the avenue lined with willow trees which divides the stretch of water into two. The nearer portion of the lake, immediately to the south of the town, was filled in between 1896 and 1899 to become the racecourse. Bourne no. 1980.

Dates: 1868 - 1869
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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A succession of rapids, on the Pykara, 1868 - 1869

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3022E/34
Scope and Contents

319 x 194 mm. View looking upstream along a series of rapids on the Pykara River near Ootacamund. Bourne no. 2034.

Dates: 1868 - 1869
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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Gell Memorial Girls’ School, Ootacamund [Udagamandalam]: construction of new hostel, 1971, 1971

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/CMS/2/2/24
Scope and Contents

114 x 80 mm. glossy print with 155 x 155 mm enlargement.

Dates: 1971
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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Gell Memorial Girls’ School, Ootacamund [Udagamandalam]: construction of new hostel, 1971, 1971

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/CMS/2/2/25
Scope and Contents

114 x 80 mm. glossy print with 155 x 155 mm enlargement.

Dates: 1971
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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Ootacamund, 1907-12 - 1908-01

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 3/266A
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format). Copy. [Photograph by Firebrace].

Dates: 1907-12 - 1908-01
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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Ootacamund, 1907-12

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 2/270D
Scope and Contents

Landscape format. Copy. [General view]. [Photograph by Hutchins].

Dates: 1907-12
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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Ootacamund, a Toda girl, 1901

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3022P/2
Scope and Contents

Half length portrait of a young Toda girl.

Dates: 1901
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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Ootacamund and the Neigherries: Panoramic view from a spur of Dodabet, 1868 - 1869

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3022E/26
Scope and Contents

320 x 194 mm. View looking along the Ootacamund valley from a spur of the hill Dodabet, with the Nilgiri Hills in the distance. The view looks across a landscape of rolling fields dotted with copses and bungalows towards Oolacamund Lake. See also Y3022EE, Y3022FF and Y3022H/40-43. Bourne no. 1954.

Dates: 1868 - 1869
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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Ootacamund Dec 15, 1874, 1873-12-15

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 21/1/16
Scope and Contents

J.W. Laing: W.L. Edminston: R.J. Watson (posed group). 103 x 154 mm. Laing was based at Coonor from 9th to 22nd December 1873 and while there spent much of his time with William Edminston of the Glenmore Estate and Robert Watson, manager of the Glendale Estate. Both of them were apparently old acquaintances from Scotland. Though he mentions that this photograph was taken on 15th December during a two-day visit to Ootacamund, he does not give the name of the photographer. (p. 163).

Dates: 1873-12-15
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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Ootacamund from Club Hill, 1860 - 1869

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3022B/140
Scope and Contents

323 x 186 mm.

Dates: 1860 - 1869
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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Ootacamund from Sir Francis Pryce’s Garden, 1907-12

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 10/5/266
Scope and Contents

350 x 250 mm.

Dates: 1907-12
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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Ootacamund [Udagamandalam], 1875 - 1880

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3022H/40
Scope and Contents

275 x 203 mm. View from Elk Hill looking northwest showing Ooty Lake and the Bazaar area of the town, with the Nilgiri Hills in the background. Plates 40-43 form a four part panorama of the town looking northwest-northeast. There is a duplicate at Y3022EE. Photograph by A.T.W. Penn.

Dates: 1875 - 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).
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Ootacamund [Udagamandalam], 1875 - 1880

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3022H/41
Scope and Contents

272 x 201 mm. Print 2 of the panorama with Bombay House in the centre. Photograph by A.T.W. Penn no. 2.

Dates: 1875 - 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).
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Ootacamund [Udagamandalam], 1875 - 1880

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3022H/42
Scope and Contents

259 x 201 mm. Print 3 of the panorama looking NNE. St Stephen’s Church is visible in the extreme left and Elk Hill House is in the bottom right corner. Photograph by A.T.W. Penn no. 3.

Dates: 1875 - 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).
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Ootacamund [Udagamandalam], 1875 - 1880

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3022H/43
Scope and Contents

274 x 201 mm. Print 4 of the panorama looking northeast to Old Ooty. Identied buildings include the Government Offices, Elk Hill Lodge, South Wick and Mount Stuart. Photograph by A.T.W. Penn no. 4.

Dates: 1875 - 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).
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Ootacamund [Udagamandalam], 1875 - 1880

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3022H/46
Scope and Contents

278 x 229 mm. View from the hillside looking down onto St Stephen’s Church with the Collector’s Office and the Civil Court behind. Photograph by A.T.W. Penn no. 8.

Dates: 1875 - 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).
 Sub-Fonds

Ootacamund watercolours, 1917 - 1918

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 63/3
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

A wide range of papers and artwork concerning different parts of Asia. Much of the material relates to India.

Dates: 1917 - 1918
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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Ootactamund, 1879 - 1888

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30468K(LS)2/34
Scope and Contents From the File:

Captions for the lantern slides are those written on the slides themselves.

Dates: 1879 - 1888
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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Panorama of Ootacamund c 1905, 1905

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3022FF/1
Scope and Contents 5 joined prints measuring in total 1447 x 207 mm. A panoramic view of Ootacamund and the surrounding country from Elk Hill, just above Bombay House. The photograph is taken from a similar viewpoint to Y3022EE. In this view the area of the lake to the east of the Willow Bund has been filled in and the ground taken over by part of the racecourse and tennis courts. This work was undertaken between 1896 and 1899. The town itself has grown considerably in this period between the two photographs,...
Dates: 1905
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).
 Fonds

Panorama of Ootacamund [i.e. Udagamandalam] by A.T.W. Penn

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3022EE
Scope and Contents A panoramic view of Ootacamund (also known as Udagamandalam) made from four jointed prints, measuring a total of 1074 x 205 mm. The prints are linen backed and contained in boards stamped with the title. The view is taken from Elk Hill looking northwards and encompasses the lake at the west, the centre of the town and the outlying bungalows running to the head of the valley in the east. Points of interest in the view include: Ooty Lake, at this period with its eastern end still...
Dates: 1870 - 1879
Conditions Governing Access: 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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Pavilion and terrace, Botanical Gardens [Ootacamund], 1875 - 1880

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3022H/45
Scope and Contents

279 x 234 mm. View looking along the parterre towards the bandstand or pavilion, with the ornamental pond at the right. For a history of the gardens, see Sir Frederick Price, ‘Ootacamund: a history (Madras, 1908), pp. 117-121. Photograph by A.T.W. Penn no. 27.

Dates: 1875 - 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).
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Pykara Falls, near Ootacamund, 1907-12 - 1908-01

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 3/266B
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format). [Photograph by Firebrace].

Dates: 1907-12 - 1908-01
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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Rapids of the Pykara, 1860 - 1869

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3022B/141
Scope and Contents

320 x 288 mm.

Dates: 1860 - 1869
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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