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Samoa (nation)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 215 Collections and/or Records:

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Samoa

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y309993D
Scope and Contents

Collection of sepia photographs of Samoan people.

Dates: 1890
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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Samoa, 1900 - 1920

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3089FF/49
Scope and Contents

150 x 210 mm. Portrait of a young woman. Number etched into foot of photograph: '1864'.

Dates: 1900 - 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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[Samoan allotment], 1899

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y309C/47
Scope and Contents

82 x 55 mm. An amateur snapshot showing a cultivated and fenced off patch of land.

Dates: 1899
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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Samoan artefacts, 1899 - 1900

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y309993A(LS)/41A
Scope and Contents

Samoan crafts; on display are fans, hatchets, a model canoe, baskets, combs, clubs, a bamboo pillow and a fly-whisk. Print number 10.

Dates: 1899 - 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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[Samoan ceremony], 1899

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y309C/74
Scope and Contents

84 x 56 mm. An amateur snapshot showing Samoans in ceremonial robes.

Dates: 1899
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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[Samoan ceremony], 1899

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y309C/75
Scope and Contents

87 x 56 mm. An amateur snapshot showing a row of men in ceremonial clothes about to perform a dance.

Dates: 1899
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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Samoan chief, 1885 - 1890

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y309B/84
Scope and Contents

A studio portrait of a seated Samoan chief (unidentified), holding a ceremonial fly-whisk.

Dates: 1885 - 1890
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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Samoan chief, 1899 - 1900

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y309993A(LS)/19
Scope and Contents

A half-length studio portrait of an unidentified chief wearing an elaborate headdress and a necklace of boars’ tusks. Print number 2.

Dates: 1899 - 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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Samoan chief and his daughter, 1899 - 1900

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y309993A(LS)/39
Scope and Contents

A studio portrait of an unidentified chief and his daughter. Print number 4.

Dates: 1899 - 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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[Samoan chief and son], 1899

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y309C/64
Scope and Contents

125 x 194 mm. A studio portrait, with a painted jungle background, showing a seated, unidentified chief, with his son standing beside him holding a rifle.

Dates: 1899
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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Samoan child, 1885 - 1890

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y309B/83
Scope and Contents

57 x 99 mm. A studio portrait of a seated Samoan girl, with flowers in her hair.

Dates: 1885 - 1890
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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Samoan child, girl, 1899 - 1900

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y309993A(LS)/45
Scope and Contents

A full length studio portrait of a seated Samoan child. Print number 1.

Dates: 1899 - 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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[Samoan family at home], 1899

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y309C/73
Scope and Contents

157 x 110 mm. A view showing the interior of a Samoan house, with a man, woman and two children sitting on the floor.

Dates: 1899
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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Samoan girl, 1885 - 1890

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y309B/78
Scope and Contents

58 x 100 mm. A studio portrait of a Samoan girl holding a fan.

Dates: 1885 - 1890
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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Samoan girl, 1885 - 1890

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y309B/79
Scope and Contents

58 x 99 mm. A studio portrait of a Samoan girl wearing a belt of leaves.

Dates: 1885 - 1890
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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Samoan girl, 1885 - 1890

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y309B/82
Scope and Contents

58 x 96 mm. A studio portrait of a Samoan girl with plaited hair.

Dates: 1885 - 1890
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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Samoan girl, 1889 - 1900

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y309993A(LS)/41
Scope and Contents

Coloured lantern slide studio portrait of a seated Samoan girl. Print number 6.

Dates: 1889 - 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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[Samoan house], 1899

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y309C/71
Scope and Contents

145 x 95 mm. A view showing a small wooden house with a corrugated iron roof.

Dates: 1899
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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Samoan House, 1885 - 1890

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y309B/28
Scope and Contents

139 x 101 mm. A view showing a characteristic Samoan house, with thatched roof, and walls partially hung with woven palm mats. A wooden canoe stands in front of the house.

Dates: 1885 - 1890
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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Samoan male, 1885 - 1890

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y309B/77
Scope and Contents

57 x 99 mm. A studio portrait of a Samoan male, wearing a boar’s teeth necklace and an ornate headdress.

Dates: 1885 - 1890
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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[Samoan man], 1899

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y309C/48
Scope and Contents

82 x 57 mm. An amateur snapshot showing a Samoan man in a loin cloth standing in a garden.

Dates: 1899
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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Samoan ornaments, 1885 - 1890

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y309B/74
Scope and Contents

58 x 99 mm. A photograph showing carved Samoan hair ornaments, arranged in a pattern.

Dates: 1885 - 1890
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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Samoan siva or dance, Apia, 1889 - 1900

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y309993A(LS)/42
Scope and Contents

A view showing three rows of Samoan men posed in a dance position In ‘Pearls of the Pacific’, where this photograph appears as an illustration, entitled ‘War drill’. Print number 17.

Dates: 1889 - 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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Samoan troops under European command, 1899

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y309C/67
Scope and Contents

195 x 130 mm. A view showing two rows of men armed with rifles, in front of whom stand two Europeans in command (one of whom wears an English sailor’s shirt). This contingent is probably part of the force of followers of Malietoa Tanu who were brought to Apia from Savai’I and Tutuila to be trained in the war against Mata’afa.

Dates: 1899
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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Samoan Village, near Apia, 1884 - 1885

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3089D/82
Scope and Contents

196 x 142 mm. A group portrait of five Samoan girls, standing in front of a hut, and wearing patterned skirts.

Dates: 1884 - 1885
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).