C.J.S. Faulder Vol. III 1876-80 [Faulder Album of India 1876-1880]

Scope and Content

Disbound album, containing albumen prints of various sizes. The contents include family photographs, scenes of the outward voyage (including France, Italy and Egypt), views in India including the 1877 Delhi Durbar, portraits and groups, including theatrical ones, maps and newspaper clippings (non photographic items are unnumbered). Also included is an envelope containing some of, what appears to be the original captions cut from the album. The collection is well captioned.

Administrative / Biographical History

Cecil Joseph Salkeld Faulder joined the Indian Civil Service in 1874 and in 1876 journeyed to India where he became an Assistant Magistrate and Collector in Bengal.

Access Information

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).

Acquisition Information

The album was purchased in 1965.


Includes index.

Other Finding Aids

A catalogue of the collection can be found on ArchiveSearch.

Alternative Form Available

This collection is available on microfiche: South Asia, fiche number 47-48.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

The album has now been disbound and the pages boxed.

Additional Information

This collection level description was entered by SG using information from the original typescript catalogue.

Faulder, Cecil Joseph Salkeld, d 1904