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Famagusta (district (national))

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 66 Collections and/or Records:

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10. Othello's Tower, Famagusta, 1926

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC Cyprus/112
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Monochrome gravure postcards of Cyprus, published by Raphael Tuck and Sons. The postcards were originally stored in an accompanying envelope.

Dates: 1926
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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13. St Sophia Cathedral, Famagusta (now Mosque), 1926

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC Cyprus/114
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Monochrome gravure postcards of Cyprus, published by Raphael Tuck and Sons. The postcards were originally stored in an accompanying envelope.

Dates: 1926
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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15. St Sophia Cathedral, Famagusta (now Mosque), 1926

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC Cyprus/115
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Monochrome gravure postcards of Cyprus, published by Raphael Tuck and Sons. The postcards were originally stored in an accompanying envelope.

Dates: 1926
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 Cypriote Boy, 1878

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3018B/27
Scope and Contents

90 x 110 mm. Woodburytype. A half-length portrait of a young boy: 'The boy represented in the second picture is the son of the priest of Avgoru [? Avgorou]. The higher dignitaries of the Greek Church are not permitted to marry; but the papa may be wedded, subject to the condition that the union was effected before his consecration, and that in the event of the death of his wife he shall not marry a second time' (Thomson 1879, vol.2, p.52).

Dates: 1878
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: The volume is located at: RCS.Cob.18.122.
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A rock-cut tomb. Famagosta [i.e. Famagusta], 1878

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3018B/24
Scope and Contents

175 x 106 mm. Woodburytype. A view showing the interior of a tomb looking towards the entrance, with a Cypriot seated in the foreground: 'The sepulchre here shown is now half-filled up with rubbish, and the entrance to it is through a porch supported by two pillars cut out of solid rock. The interior is nearly square, and in the sides and back wall are recesses designed for the stowage of bodies; while above these again are sundry small shallow niches' (Thomson 1879, vol.2, p.50).

Dates: 1878
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: The volume is located at: RCS.Cob.18.122.
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Cathedral St Nicholas, Famagusta, from north

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3018E/16
Scope and Contents

204 x 151 mm. A view looking across fields towards the Cathedral ruins.

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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Drag cleaning the harbour of Famagusta, Cyprus, 1900

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCS.Cob.P.18.155/100
Scope and Contents From the File:

An album containing postcard views of Cyprus. The postcards are by a variety of photographers and publishers.

Dates: 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).
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Entrance to palace, Famagusta

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3018E/14
Scope and Contents

203 x 152 mm. A view looking towards the stone entrance arch of the Bishop's Palace, with Turkish Cypriots standing to the left of the gateway.

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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Entrance to the Cathedral, Famagosta [i.e. Famagusta], 1878

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3018B/23
Scope and Contents

180 x 115 mm. Woodburytype. A view showing the richly sculptured arches at the entrance to the Cathedral.

Dates: 1878
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: The volume is located at: RCS.Cob.18.122.
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Excavations in the Forum, Salamis, Cyprus, 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 8/1145
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format).

Dates: 1908
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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Famagosta [i.e. Famagusta], 1878

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3018B/19
Scope and Contents

168 x 102 mm. Autotype. A view looking across small walled fields towards the ruins of St Nicholas' Cathedral, converted to a mosque by the Turks and known today as Lala Mustafa Pasha Mosque.

Dates: 1878
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: The volume is located at: RCS.Cob.18.122.
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Famagosta [i.e. Famagusta] Harbour, 1878

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3018B/20
Scope and Contents 156 x 100 mm. Autotype. A view looking along the ramparts of the medieval fortress which overlooks the harbour, with fishing boats at anchor in the bay: 'The work of fortifying this stronghold has been carried out with a thoroughness which has defied the inroads of time, so that while the whole town has been laid waste, its outer wall still remains intact. Here and there a thistle or clump of grass has found foothold in some fissure in the massive battlements, but the finely-finished...
Dates: 1878
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: The volume is located at: RCS.Cob.18.122.
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Famagusta Beach, 1965

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3018H/4
Scope and Contents

226 x 168 mm. Showing the sandy beach with sunbathers and swimmers. The caption on the reverse of the photograph reads: 'One of the most popular swimming places on the island and perhaps the most charming in the whole Eastern Mediterranean. Here, as elsewhere, one can take a swim almost all the year round'.

Dates: 1965
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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Famagusta Chantry Door

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3018E/15
Scope and Contents

204 x 155 mm. A view showing a decorated stone archway. Exact location unidentified.

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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Famagusta, Cyprus, 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 8/1128
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format). Note Cathedral and Othellos Tower.

Dates: 1908
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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Famagusta, Cyprus, 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 8/1129
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format). Note Cathedral and Othello's Tower.

Dates: 1908
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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Famagusta, Cyprus, in 1907, 1907

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCS.Cob.P.18.155/99
Scope and Contents From the File:

An album containing postcard views of Cyprus. The postcards are by a variety of photographers and publishers.

Dates: 1907
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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Famagusta from the west

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3018E/11
Scope and Contents

210 x 157 mm. A view looking across rooftops towards the sea, with the Cathedral of Saint Nicholas at the right of the print.

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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Famagusta Harbour (Cyprus), 1900

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCS.Cob.P.18.155/45
Scope and Contents From the File:

An album containing postcard views of Cyprus. The postcards are by a variety of photographers and publishers.

Dates: 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).
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Famagusta : the landing stage in the harbour, 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 8/1130
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format). Note the old watergate tower with wreath and lion of Venice over it.

Dates: 1908
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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Famagusta : the Moslem boys school, 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 8/1137
Scope and Contents

Half-plate. Noon : 84 boys , four and a half up to 15. The secular master Ahmet Ayabin fez. The Hogga Mustapha Nouri in turban.

Dates: 1908
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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Front and back of St. Sophia, Famagusta, Cyprus, 1900

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCS.Cob.P.18.155/76
Scope and Contents From the File:

An album containing postcard views of Cyprus. The postcards are by a variety of photographers and publishers.

Dates: 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).
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Gate from the harbour, Famagusta, Cyprus, 1900

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCS.Cob.P.18.155/87
Scope and Contents From the File:

An album containing postcard views of Cyprus. The postcards are by a variety of photographers and publishers.

Dates: 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).
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Greetings from Famagusta, 1900

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCS.Cob.P.18.155/56
Scope and Contents From the File:

An album containing postcard views of Cyprus. The postcards are by a variety of photographers and publishers.

Dates: 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).
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Group at Avgoru [? Avgorou], 1878

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3018B/25
Scope and Contents

165 x 116 mm. Woodburytype. A view showing a Cypriot family posed for the camera inside their home: 'The interiors of the dwellings at Avgoru are poor, and their earthen floors are partly taken up in the storage of produce; nevertheless, their occupants are respectably clothed, and seem to turn their labour to good account, for there is an absence of that squalor and misery which we meet with among the poor in more highly-civilized communities' (Thomson, vol.2, p.51).

Dates: 1878
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: The volume is located at: RCS.Cob.18.122.
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