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Labrador (region (general))

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

 Item

A Labrador Bay, 1934

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3061C/2
Scope and Contents

105 x 61 mm. A view looking out over Spoon Cove near Shecatica, in the ancient seigniory of Terre Firme de Mingan.

Dates: 1934
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 Labrador Salmon, 1934

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3061C/1
Scope and Contents

61 x 105 mm. Showing a fisherman holding a large salmon, with two dogs in the foreground.

Dates: 1934
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).
 Sub-Fonds

Grants of sovereignty in Labrador, 1697 - 1984

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 240/2
Scope and Contents

A grant of rights to land in Labrador and a confirmation of the grant, with transcriptions, facsimiles and English translations from the Dutch. The collection also includes comments on the documents by a Dutch history seminar and related correspondence.

Dates: 1697 - 1984
Conditions Governing Access: RCMS 240/5 may only be consulted with the permission of the R.C.S. Librarian.
 File

Lord Home’s trip to Eastern Canada, 1956, 1956-05-10 - 1956-06-04

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 389/2/3
Scope and Contents

Detailed diary written whilst Smedley visited parts of eastern Canada and Washington, DC, with Lord Home, Commonwealth Secretary, 1955-57 (circa 200 sheets).

Itineraries, dinner plans, tourist brochures, and prospectuses from the ‘British Newfoundland Corporation Limited, Montreal, May 1956’ and the ‘Quebec Labrador Iron Ore Company of Canada’ are also included.

Dates: 1956-05-10 - 1956-06-04
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

No. 71. Indian Harbour, Labrador, 1880 - 1904

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3061B/25
Scope and Contents

285 x 238 mm. A view looking down on Indian Harbour showing a fishing fleet at anchor.

Dates: 1880 - 1904
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

No. 430. A group of Esquimaux [i.e. Innuits], Labrador, 1880 - 1904

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3061B/2
Scope and Contents

205 x 153 mm. Showing a group of Innuits on the deck of a ship.

Dates: 1880 - 1904
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

No. 602. Drying fish, Venison Tickle, Labrador, 1880 - 1904

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3061B/16
Scope and Contents

207 x 154 mm. A view looking across the small harbour at Venison Tickle with vessels at anchor. In the foreground are long rows of wooden stages, the 'flakes' on which the cod are laid to dry with men at work on the flakes nearer the water's edge.

Dates: 1880 - 1904
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).
 Fonds

School Empire Tour in Canada

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 237
Scope and Contents

Diaries and photograph albums of the 1933 tour created or collected by Harold Welch. There is a covering letter from Welch to T.A. Barringer, R.C.S. Librarian, 28 March 1997, regarding the collection.

Dates: 1933
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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