Asia miscellanea

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 115 RCS/RCMS 63
  • Dates of Creation
  • Language of Material
      English , Malay , Manipuri , Sinhala; Sinhalese .
  • Physical Description
      .02 cubic metre(s) 2 archive boxes art work/card/paper/photograph/watercolour

Scope and Content

A wide range of papers and artwork concerning different parts of Asia. Much of the material relates to India.

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 Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (

Acquisition Information

The collections were received by the R.C.S. from a number of different sources, details of which are given with the relevant collection.


Includes index.

Other Finding Aids

Donald H. Simpson, ed., 'The manuscript catalogue of the library of the Royal Commonwealth Society' (London, 1975); MSS Addenda.

A catalogue of the collection can be found on ArchiveSearch.

Additional Information

This collection level description was created by RAS.


Geographical Names