Sir Cyril Philips with students pointing at plans for proposed new building

Scope and Content

Sir Cyril Philips with Students pointing at plans for proposed new building. To the right of Sir Cyril Philips is Mr and Mrs Shamsunnahar Molla, Mrs Molla is holding the corner of the plan.

Administrative / Biographical History

Sir Cyril Philips: Professor of Oriental History; Head of Department of History 1947-1957; Director 1957-1976; Vice-Chancellor of University of London 1973-1976.

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Used in SOAS Picture Archive exhibition.

Philips: see Arnold and Shackle, 'SOAS Since the Sixties', pp.1-2, 38, 45-48, 50, 55, 67, 71, 90, 109, 111, 116, 118-119, 121, 123, 128, 131, 149, 165-166, 171-173, 175, 183, Plate II; Phillips, 'School of Oriental and African Studies, Univeristy of London 1917-1967', p.52.

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Handlist available

Alternative Form Available

Scanned: TIFF image available at 400dpi

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Black and white print

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Copyright held by SOAS, University of London

Related Material

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