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Québec (inhabited place)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 41 Collections and/or Records:

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A view of the city of Quebec in New France in America, 1880 - 1920

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCS/XII/26
Scope and Contents From the File:

Nothing is known of the provenance of this collection of lantern slides and glass plates. The images likely were created to illustrate lectures given at the RCS.

Dates: 1880 - 1920
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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Breakneck Steps at head of Little Champlain Street, Quebec City, 1950 - 1967

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3062E/53
Scope and Contents

A view looking along part of Little Champlain Street towards a steep flight of steps. Photograph by Canadian Pacific Railway.

Dates: 1950 - 1967
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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Chateau Frontenac Hotel, Quebec , 1950 - 1967

Reference Code:  GBR/0115/RCS/Y3062E/50
Scope and Contents

A view looking across the St. Lawrence with warehouses and commercial buildings on the waterline and the Chateau Frontenac dominating the skyline on the hill beyond. Photograph by Canadian Pacific Railways.

Dates: 1950 - 1967
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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[Château Frontenac Hotel], 1928-11-11

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 353/4/55
Scope and Contents

Print at RCMS 353/2/323.

Dates: 1928-11-11
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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Citadel, Quebec, 1870

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3062B/7
Scope and Contents

228 x 175 mm. A view looking up towards the ramparts of the Citadel. In the foreground sailors stand around a cannon in an open space in front of a barrack building. Photographer possibly Louis-Prudent Vallée.

Dates: 1870
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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Darwen Shoots, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 14/2846
Scope and Contents

On the Lac Quarean River, near Rawdon, 8 miles from Montcalm, Quebec Province. These falls are never frozen.

Dates: 1909
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 Chien d'Or, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 14/2889
Scope and Contents

On the building of the G.P.O. Quebec.

Dates: 1909
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 Chien d'Or, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 14/2890
Scope and Contents

On the building of the G.P.O. Quebec.

Dates: 1909
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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Montcalm's house, Quebec, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 14/2891
Scope and Contents

Now a barbers.

Dates: 1909
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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Montcalm's house, Quebec, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 14/2892
Scope and Contents

Now a barbers.

Dates: 1909
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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Montmorencie Falls, Quebec, 1871

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3062B/9
Scope and Contents

228 x 127 mm. A view of the falls from below. The Montmorency Falls are the entry point of the Montmorency River into the St Lawrence, 7 miles north-east of Quebec. Photograph by Louis-Prudent Vallée. (Copy in Canadian National Archives dated April 22 1871.)

Dates: 1871
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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Montmorencie Falls Winter, 1871

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3062B/10
Scope and Contents

227 x 178 mm. A view of the Falls in winter, partially frozen and with the characteristic cone formed by spray in front. Photographer possibly Louis-Prudent Vallée.

Dates: 1871
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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Plains of Abraham, Quebec , 1950 - 1967

Reference Code:  GBR/0115/RCS/Y3062E/49
Scope and Contents

A view looking across the tree-bordered open space towards buildings in the distance. Photograph by Canadian Pacific Railways.

Dates: 1950 - 1967
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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Point Levi, Quebec, 1870

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3062B/5
Scope and Contents

229 x 177 mm A view looking across the St Lawrence with Queen’s Wharf in the foreground, sailing ships in the river and Point Levi on the farther shore. Photograph by Louis-Prudent Vallée (copy in the Canadian National Archives dated April 25 1870.)

Dates: 1870
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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Postcard from Heaney to Cooke, 2002-06-16

Reference Code: GBR/1058/COO/1/3/37
Scope and Contents

1 manuscript postcard signed. Heaney notes that he is in Québec and regrets not being in Dublin to greet Cooke and Pam [Berry].

Dates: 2002-06-16
Conditions Governing Access: From the Sub-Fonds: The Seamus Heaney material is open for consultation but photographs may not be taken without the permission of the Seamus Heaney Estate. Those wishing to publish any material that is the copyright of the Seamus Heaney Estate should seek permission from the Estate prior to publication. The Archivist can provide further information and contact details for the Estate.
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[Quebec], 1928-11-09 - 1928-11-25

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 353/2/323-335
Scope and Contents

The final three prints include one of Times Square, New York, and two taken during the voyage from New York to the United Kingdom.

Dates: 1928-11-09 - 1928-11-25
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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Quebec : a street car, 1908-07 - 1908-08

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 9/2014F
Scope and Contents From the File: The album now contains photographs numbered in the range 2001-2175 (originally there were 172). Added numbers are: 2103A-B, 2124A; spoiled: 2067, 2077 and 2162; not used: 2123, 2167 and 2171; missing: 2017, 2048, 2050, 2075, 2079, 2103, 2106, 2124A, 2129 and 2170. The photographs are not arranged totally in numerical order within the album so that 2129 follows 2161. Subjects covered in this album are:Canada: voyage in 'Empress of Britain', emigrants, Rimouski, St Lawrence;...
Dates: 1908-07 - 1908-08
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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Quebec : At the Tercentenary Pageant, 1908-07 - 1908-08

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 9/2015F
Scope and Contents

Landscape format. On the Plains of Abraham.

Dates: 1908-07 - 1908-08
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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[Quebec Bridge], 1928-11-12

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 353/4/56
Scope and Contents

Print at RCMS 353/2/327.

Dates: 1928-11-12
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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Quebec : bronze statue, 1908-07 - 1908-08

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 9/2013F
Scope and Contents

A Champlain: La Ville de Quebec.

Dates: 1908-07 - 1908-08
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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Quebec Citadel Winter, 1870

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3062B/8
Scope and Contents

227 x 175 mm. A view looking up towards the Citadel ramparts from the frozen banks of the St Lawrence River, with figures on the snow in the foreground facing the camera. Photographer possibly Louis-Prudent Vallée.

Dates: 1870
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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Quebec : ferry from St. Levis, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 14/2865
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format). Kept open all through the winter by an ice breaker.

Dates: 1909
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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Quebec : ferry from St. Levis, 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 14/2866
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format). Kept pen all through the winter by an ice breaker.

Dates: 1909
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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Quebec fm Levis Winter, 1870 - 1879

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3062B/4
Scope and Contents

339 x 247 mm. A view looking across the Saint Lawrence from Levis towards the western bank of the river. Dominating the skyline on the far side is the Citadel, with Dufferin Terrace and other city buildings to its right. The Chateau Frontenac, nowadays a prominent landmark beside the Citadel, has not yet been built. In the foreground large blocks of ice litter the river bank. Print signed ‘Henderson’.

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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Quebec from the C.P.R. boat, 1908-07 - 1908-08

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 9/2008
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate. Looking along the outer side of the Bassin Louise.

Dates: 1908-07 - 1908-08
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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