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Sydney (inhabited place)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 528 Collections and/or Records:

 Item

A Load of Wool at Darling Harbour, 1911

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3086M/43
Scope and Contents

Showing a steam locomotive, with freight trucks loaded with bales of wool, and with railway workers standing in front of the train.

Dates: 1911
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 pair of ostriches, 1910

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 29/7592
Scope and Contents From the File: The album now contains photographs numbered in the range 7455-7491; 7334-7344 and 7494-7634. Added numbers are: 7519A-7528A; spoiled: 7484-7486, 7525, 7562, 7611-7614, 7621 and 7626; not used: 7459-7460, 7463, 7526-7528, 7336, 7340, 7543-7544; missing: 7455-7456, 7458, 7462, 7464, 7471, 7473, 7476, 7480, 7489, 7334-7335, 7337-7339, 7341, 7533, 7535-7537, 7540-7541, 7547, 7550, 7560-7561, 7570, 7585, 7608, 7618, 7620, 7624, 7631. The photographs are not arranged totally in numerical order...
Dates: 1910
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).
 Item

A Wool Show-Room, Sydney, 1911

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3086M/44
Scope and Contents

An interior view of a large warehouse filled with sacks of different grades of wool.

Dates: 1911
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 wool showroom, Sydney, 1885 - 1890

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3086U/8
Scope and Contents

195 x 150 mm. A view of a warehouse interior, showing long lines of sacks overflowing with various types of wool. Negative number 2620.

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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Agricultural show, Sydney, Australia, 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3089S/105
Scope and Contents

75 x 52 mm. A view showing wind pumps, ploughs and other pieces of agricultural machinery being inspected by visitors to the show.

Dates: 1929
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).
 Item

Argyle Cut, Sydney, 1872 - 1895

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3086C/7
Scope and Contents

285 x 230 mm. A view looking down Argyle Street and through the Cut, a passage cut through solid rock in the 1840s by convict labour. Made to give access from the Circular Quay to Millers Point and at the time of its construction was Sydney's Chinatown.

Dates: 1872 - 1895
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).
 Item

Art Gallery, Sydney, 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3086K/5
Scope and Contents

A three-quarter front view from the road of this fine building, designed by Vernon in the 1880's in Renaissance style.

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).
 Series

Art work, 1820 - 1832

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 296/1
Scope and Contents There are 21 pencil and watercolour sketches of birds, some crudely finished, six of which are endorsed 'drawn from nature by R. Read Snr.' and dated 1820. In February 1963 Dr Averill Lysaght asserted that at least some of the pictures were copied, or even traced, from Latham's 'General synopsis of birds' (see Lysaght's letter in RCMS 296/3). The remaining pieces include pencil drawings of fruit; capitals and entablatures; a scene from the 'Iliad'; a seated nude man; and a coastal scene,...
Dates: 1820 - 1832
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).
 Item

Australia - Sydney, 1908 - 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011B(LS)/41
Scope and Contents

A view showing three men in a pony-trap on a Sydney wharf with W.D. (see originator details in the Fonds Level entry for this collection) sitting in the centre.

Dates: 1908 - 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).
 Item

Australia - Sydney, 1908 - 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011B(LS)/43
Scope and Contents

A view showing St Mary's Roman Catholic Cathedral, with the Frazer Fountain partially visible at the left.

Dates: 1908 - 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).
 Item

Australia - Sydney Harbour, 1908 - 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011B(LS)/32
Scope and Contents

A view looking across wharf facilities with the 'only Australian built steamer' (pencilled on mount) at her moorings.

Dates: 1908 - 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).
 Item

Australia - Sydney Harbour, 1908 - 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011B(LS)/37
Scope and Contents

A view looking along the northern shore of the harbour with a small lighthouse in the foreground.

Dates: 1908 - 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).
 Item

Australia - Sydney Harbour, 1908 - 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011B(LS)/38
Scope and Contents

A view showing the small island of Fort Denison in Sydney Harbour.

Dates: 1908 - 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).
 Item

Australia - Sydney Harbour, 1908 - 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011B(LS)/39
Scope and Contents

A view showing four naval officers in a launch in Sydney Harbour, with W.D. at the right (see originator details in the Fonds Level entry for this collection).

Dates: 1908 - 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).
 Item

Australia - Sydney - Manley Beach, 1908 - 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011B(LS)/40
Scope and Contents

A view looking along the sandy beach with a headland in the distance.

Dates: 1908 - 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).
 Item

Australia - Sydney - Mossmans [i.e. Mosman], 1908 - 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011B(LS)/42
Scope and Contents

A view looking down onto a bay from a hillside, with houses on the slope.

Dates: 1908 - 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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Australia - Sydney - My ship, 1910 - 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011B(LS)/29
Scope and Contents

A view from the wharf showing the S.S. Indraghiri at her moorings, with a horse and cart in the foreground.

Dates: 1910 - 1915
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).
 Item

Australia - Sydney, My ship, 1910 - 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011B(LS)/30
Scope and Contents

A more distant view of the 'Indraghiri' from the wharf.

Dates: 1910 - 1915
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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Australia - Sydney - National Park [i.e. Royal National Park], 1908 - 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011B(LS)/45
Scope and Contents

A view looking down on the Port Hacking River with wooded hills on both banks.

Dates: 1908 - 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).
 Item

Australia - Sydney - National Park [i.e. Royal National Park], 1908 - 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011B(LS)/46
Scope and Contents

A view showing a boat and a punt ferry moored to wooden jetties, probably at the National Park Camp at Audley.

Dates: 1908 - 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).
 Item

Australia - Sydney - National Park [i.e. Royal National Park], 1908 - 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011B(LS)/47
Scope and Contents

A scene on the Port Hacking River with trees in the foreground and on the farther bank.

Dates: 1908 - 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).
 Item

Australia - Sydney - National Park [i.e. Royal National Park], 1908 - 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011B(LS)/48
Scope and Contents

A view looking towards a wooden bridge over the river, probably near Port Hacking.

Dates: 1908 - 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).
 Item

Australia - Sydney - National Park [i.e. Royal National Park], 1908 - 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011B(LS)/49
Scope and Contents

A view showing a horse drawn coach in the park.

Dates: 1908 - 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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Australia - Sydney - National Park [i.e. Royal National Park], 1908 - 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011B(LS)/50
Scope and Contents

A view looking across the Port Hacking River towards a long barn on the far bank.

Dates: 1908 - 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).
 Item

Australia - Sydney - National Park [i.e. Royal National Park], 1908 - 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011B(LS)/51
Scope and Contents

A view showing an unidentified party of five men and women strolling in the park.

Dates: 1908 - 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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