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Yangon (division (national))

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Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 96 Collections and/or Records:

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Government House, Rangoon, 1906-01-13 - 1906-01-15

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/QM 9/171
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: 1906-01-13 - 1906-01-15
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Government House, Rangoon, 1907-12

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 2/292
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Quarter-plate. [Designed by Mr Hayne-Fox, work on the new Government House (replacing a smaller wooden structure) was started in 1892 and completed in 1895. Described by the architect as in the Queen Anne Renaissance style, it has also been considered as an example of the later Hydropathic style (Pearn, 1939, p 266).

Dates: 1907-12
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Grand Poay [Han Pire] (Burmese Dance), 1880 - 1889

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y302B/29
Scope and Contents 255 x 199 mm. Showing a group of Burmese women dancers, with musicians at the right and spectators in the background. This photograph is reproduced in The Queen's Empire (1899) page 219 above the title 'A yein peve in Burma'. It is there stated that the photograph was taken in the course of a performance before Prince Albert Victor, Duke of Clarence, 'on the occasions of a visit paid by him to the Swah Dagan Pagoda during the course of his voyage round the world in company with his royal...
Dates: 1880 - 1889
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Kemmendine, 1932

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 20/2/11/24
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79 x 54 mm. A woman and a girl working on parasols.

Dates: 1932
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[King Thibaw's private room] , 1885

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/Y3029M/237
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Merchant Street, Rangoon, about 1888, 1888

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/Y3029M/275
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Mingaladon, 1932

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 20/2/11/20
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149 x 106 mm. A group of buildings viewed from the distance.

Dates: 1932
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New Government House Rangoon Burma

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/QM 6/256
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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One of the arches, 1906-01-13 - 1906-01-15

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/QM 8/132
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: 1906-01-13 - 1906-01-15
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Outward journey to Papua and New Guinea : Rangoon, 1963

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Marnham D/106
Scope and Contents From the File:

Contains Ektachromes with frames made in England (except 516A). Apart from the maps, all are numbered by Marnham. The maps are: numbers 15-17 three views of a map of the Pacific and numbers 18-19 two views of a map of the Western Pacific. Numbers 103, 105, 108, 111, 116, 212, 318, 406, 503, 504 and 519 are listed as missing with no attempt to catalogue them as they contain no further details.

Dates: 1963
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Rangoon, 1905

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/89/67/15
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Proof and typescript copies of selected articles.

Dates: 1905
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Rangoon : a screen in the Shwe Dagon Pagoda

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/QM 5/27
Scope and Contents From the File: Contains prints measuring approximately 210 x 160 mm mounted in an album bound in padded red leather and inscribed on the front cover VM [Victoria Mary] surmounted by a coronet. The end papers have a label 'Bourne and Shepherd : Artists, Photographers and Publishers. Calcutta, Simla and Bombay.' This album deals with architectural views in Gwalior, Orchha, Lucknow, Mandalay, Rangoon, Trichinopoly [i.e. Tiruchchirappalli], Tanjore, Madura, Ellora, Ajanta, Benares, Nepal, Palitana,...
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Rangoon : east entrance to the Shwe Dagon Pagoda

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/QM 5/26
Scope and Contents From the File: Contains prints measuring approximately 210 x 160 mm mounted in an album bound in padded red leather and inscribed on the front cover VM [Victoria Mary] surmounted by a coronet. The end papers have a label 'Bourne and Shepherd : Artists, Photographers and Publishers. Calcutta, Simla and Bombay.' This album deals with architectural views in Gwalior, Orchha, Lucknow, Mandalay, Rangoon, Trichinopoly [i.e. Tiruchchirappalli], Tanjore, Madura, Ellora, Ajanta, Benares, Nepal, Palitana,...
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Rangoon : King Thibaws Kyaung

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/QM 5/20
Scope and Contents From the File: Contains prints measuring approximately 210 x 160 mm mounted in an album bound in padded red leather and inscribed on the front cover VM [Victoria Mary] surmounted by a coronet. The end papers have a label 'Bourne and Shepherd : Artists, Photographers and Publishers. Calcutta, Simla and Bombay.' This album deals with architectural views in Gwalior, Orchha, Lucknow, Mandalay, Rangoon, Trichinopoly [i.e. Tiruchchirappalli], Tanjore, Madura, Ellora, Ajanta, Benares, Nepal, Palitana,...
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[Rangoon: left side of two-part panorama] , 1885 - 1927

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/Y3029M/235
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Rangoon Pagodas. Hill of the Thousand Pagodas, 1932

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 20/2/11/26
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126 x 80 mm. An aerial view of the hill.

Dates: 1932
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Rangoon Pagodas. Hill of the Thousand Pagodas, 1932

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 20/2/11/27
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150 x 104 mm. An aerial view of the hill.

Dates: 1932
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Rangoon : specimen of old wood carving

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/QM 5/28
Scope and Contents From the File: Contains prints measuring approximately 210 x 160 mm mounted in an album bound in padded red leather and inscribed on the front cover VM [Victoria Mary] surmounted by a coronet. The end papers have a label 'Bourne and Shepherd : Artists, Photographers and Publishers. Calcutta, Simla and Bombay.' This album deals with architectural views in Gwalior, Orchha, Lucknow, Mandalay, Rangoon, Trichinopoly [i.e. Tiruchchirappalli], Tanjore, Madura, Ellora, Ajanta, Benares, Nepal, Palitana,...
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Residence of Arthur Barnes, Esq, Rangoon, 1880 - 1889

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y302B/27
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264 x 207 mm. View of a two storey stone house, situated on the summit of a tree covered hill. The Union Jack flies from a turret above the main entrance. Photographer unknown.

Dates: 1880 - 1889
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Residence of Arthur Barnes, Esq, Rangoon, 1880 - 1889

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y302B/28
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266 x 209 mm. View of a two storey stone house, situated on the summit of a tree covered hill. The Union Jack flies from a turret above the main entrance. Photographer unknown.

Dates: 1880 - 1889
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River side view, Rangoon, [1890s]

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3029D/9
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Royal Lake, Rangoon, 1890 - 1899

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3029D/17
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204 x 153 mm. A view looking westward across the Great Royal Lake and Dalhousie Park, with the spire of the Shwe Dagon Pagoda visible in the distance. Photograph by Watts and Skeen.

Dates: 1890 - 1899
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