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Alexandria, Egypt (inhabited place)

 Subject
Subject Source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

 Item

A. J. B. Wace. British School, Athens. 21.2.03, Notebook 6 (Topography), 1903

Reference Code: GBR/3437/AJBW/1/5
Scope and Contents Inscribed on the v. of front board, 'A. J. B. Wace. British School. Athens 1003. Notebook 6'. Notes on the topography of Alexandria, summarising Strabo, with 2 hand drawn copies of plans of the city pasted in at f.1r and f.2r. Notes on bibliographical references of comments by authors in antiquity of sites in Skiathos and Skopelos, Towns of Magnetes (Thessalian Magnesia). Also, Wace's own notes on Byzantine ruins, Modern villages of Thessaly, lists of individuals of note...
Dates: 1903
 File

Book H (views of Cairo and Alexandria, Egypt; Sparta and Olympia museums, Greece), 1902 - 1904

Reference Code: GBR/3437/AJBW/3/10
Scope and Contents

Photographs of archaeological sites, each photograph titled in pencil on the cardboard mount by AJBW. Includes images from Cairo and Alexandria, Egypt, and Sparta and Olympia musums in Greece.
22 photographic prints. Followed by 26 empty apertures, from the lack of annotation it seems they remained unfilled by AJBW.

Dates: 1902 - 1904
 File

Flanders-France Diary 1915, 16 Jan.-2 Dec. 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.10082/9
Scope and Contents The bound volume contains a transcription of the diary entries found in the exercise books listed at MS Add.10082/6-7 and multiple items pasted into the volume. These include photographs, pencilled sketches by HATF, hand-drawn coloured maps, printed maps, clippings from newspapers and magazines, postcards, pamphlets and circulars, French bank notes. The volume was assembled sometime after the First World War and contains a few non-contemporaneous notes and comments.The diary begins...
Dates: 16 Jan.-2 Dec. 1915
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for researchers using Cambridge University Library.
 File

From P.J. Chester J. Laidlaw, 6th [Bn] East Lancashire Regt, Alexandria, 25 May 1916

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7973/P/81
Scope and Contents

Is unaccountably held up in Alexandria en route to Mesopotamia; the city; a useful phrase book; Lowes Dickinson's The European Anarchy

Dates: 25 May 1916
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

Letter from Nicolo Dolfin in Venice to Blasio Dolfin in Alexandria

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Doc.4120
Scope and Contents

The letter discusses the trade in jewels, pearls, slaves [i.e. enslaved people] and other commodities with the countries of north-western Europe and the Near East. Signed holograph on two sides. Wafer seal on silk.

Dates: 24 Apr. 1420
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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