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Photographic slides taken during a visit to Somerset. Includes photographic slides of: Bristol University, including the music department at Victoria Rooms and the botany department building; Bristol Museum and items on display there including an early biplane, Cotham Marble and ammonites; and Bristol Cathedral. [For more photographic slides of this Somerset trip, see L/C/142/C1/A/68/9-10, 12-16].
Date: June 6th 1968 - June 6th 1968
Photographic slides taken during a visit to Somerset. Includes photographic slides of: St Mary Redcliffe Church in Bristol; the high altar at Bristol Cathedral; Council House, the seat of local government in Bristol; Kathleen Le Sueur with Janet, John, June and Mark Burn riding horses through Goblin Combe and exploring the quarry; and flora and views in Goblin Combe. [For more photographic slides of this Somerset trip, see L/C/142/C1/A/68/9-11, 13-16].
Date: June 6th 1968 - June 7th 1968
Photographic slides taken in Normandy and Jersey. Includes photographic slides of: Eric and Madge de Carteret and Kenneth and Kathleen Le Sueur on a trip to Normandy, including at Coutances Cathedral and Lessay Abbey; carronades at Elizabeth Castle; and a La Société Jersiaise visit to Grève de Lecq Barracks to hear a talk by Henry Perrée; Cynthia Binet on a horse named Humdrum; works being carried out on the restoration of La Rocco Tower; and the sand dunes at Les Blanches Banques from the Five Mile Road. [For the photographs taken in Jersey, see L/C/142/C1/A/72/14/13-20].
Date: September 10th 1972 - October 4th 1972
Date: November 1st 1969 - November 30th 1969
Photographic slides of views of landmarks and locations in London, May 1951. Includes photographic slides of: Buckingham Palace; Whitehall including the Foreign Office from St James' Park; Palace of Westminster, Big Ben and Parliament Square Gardens; Westminster Abbey and the Victoria Tower; Houses of Parliament from Westminster Bridge and Albert Embankment; Thames Embankment and St Paul's Cathedral; Tower of London; Tower Bridge; Wellington Arch at Hyde Park Corner; Trafalgar Square including Nelson's Column; the National Gallery and the Church of St Martin-in-the-Fields; a trooper of the Royal Horse Guards on duty at Whitehall; the Law Courts; and Piccadilly Circus at night.
Date: May 30th 1951 - May 30th 1951
Photographic slides taken in London, August to October 1955. Includes photographic slides of: Piccadilly Circus at night; the Queen's Life Guard riding to Horse Guards Parade via Hyde Park Corner; Westminster Abbey from Dean's Yard; views of St Paul's Cathedral and Embankment from Waterloo Bridge; Trafalgar Square; and a launch on the River Thames opposite outfall of the River Tyburn or River Westbourne.
Date: August 3rd 1955 - October 26th 1955
Photographic slides of views of landmarks and locations in London. Includes photographic slides of: Whitehall including the Foreign Office from St James' Park; Thames Embankment and St Paul's Cathedral; Tower Bridge; Big Ben; and a park. Undated, c. 1959. [Date estimated from style of graphic printed on reverse of Kodachrome slides].
Date: 1959 - 1959
Photographic slides taken in Herefordshire. Includes photographic slides of Hereford Cathedral, Victoria Bridge, St Bartholomew's, Vowchurch, and sunset over Black Mountain Quarries from Pontrilas. Undated, c. 1961-1962. [Date estimated from style of graphic printed on reverse of Kodachrome and Ilford slides].
Date: 1961 - 1962
Date: December 1st 1964 - June 26th 1969
Photographic postcard with a photograph of Piazza del Duomo in Syracuse, Sicily. Shows the Cathedral of Syracuse.
Date: 1937 - 1937
Date: 1970 - 1990
Date: 1970 - 1990
Date: May 31st 1978 - May 31st 1978
Date: May 31st 1978 - May 31st 1978
Date: March 17th 1979 - March 17th 1979
Date: July 31st 1979 - July 31st 1979
Date: June 22nd 1980 - June 22nd 1980
Jersey Talking Magazine-July Edition. Introduction by Gordon Young. Interview with Richard Baker, a broadcaster, about his books, music, his upbringing, the Last Night of the Proms, the popularisation of classical music and popular music. Guernsey Feature-Linda Le Vasseur looking around the Tropical Vinery in St Saviour, Guernsey with the owner and talking about how it started, where the plants came from, walks on the site, describing the greenhouses and some of their contents including pineapples, coffee plants, tea plants, sugar, cotton, peppermint and bananas. Cooking Feature-Margaret Jenkins giving recipes for cooking with cabbage. End of Side One. Travel Feature-Gordon Young trip to France on Condor 5, describing the bridge of the ship, talking to the captain, Captain Robertson, about sailing the boat, describing the jobs of the people on the bridge, approaching St Malo, coming into the harbour, landing, arriving in St Malo, passport control, sitting in a pub in St Malo with three friends, playing pinball, going to a restaurant for lunch, going to Rennes and describing it, a description of the hotel where they are staying, looking around the cathedral in Rennes and describing the building and service taking place with singing from the choir, describing the journey back to St Malo, looking around Saint Sourier?, looking at the Rance estuary, walking on the beach, describing the scenery, returning to Jersey on the Condor 3, describing the journey back.
Date: June 30th 1979 - June 30th 1979
Jersey Talking Magazine-August Edition. Introduction by Gordon Young. Mark Higgins, a member of St Paul's Cathedral Choir School, who is singing at the royal wedding of Prince Charles and Princess Diana, sings 'I Know that My Redeemer' and talking about how he got into the school, the levels he had to achieve in order to be accepted, how long he spends singing, the amount of boys in the school, the different time he has his holidays, preparing for the royal wedding, the songs they are going to sing at the royal wedding, whether he feels nervous about performing in front of so many people, the other occasions they sing for at the Cathedral, singing outside the Cathedral, making recordings, meeting the Queen Mother and other members of the royal family and sings another song. Norah talking to Jeremy Scriven, a Jersey boy who left the island to climb Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania talking about how he decided to climb the mountain, his lack of regrets of going, getting to Tanzania and the difficulty in doing so because the border of Kenya and Tanzania was closed, being arrested for crossing the border into Tanzania without realising and being put into prison for four days, the conditions in the prison, being tried in the court, being allowed free and then expelled into Kenya, managed to go through Uganda in order to get to Tanzania, buying tickets to Kilimanjaro on the black market, encountering violence in Kampala, journeying and climbing Mount Kilimanjaro, spending 4 days climbing, a member of the party suffering altitude sickness, the experience of climbing the mountain, the view from the top of the mountain and how he felt climbing down again. Katina Hervau, a french girl in the island to learn the language, talking about her first impressions of Jersey roads and the island. Horoscope Feature-Diane Postlethwaite talking about the forecast for the year for leo. June Gurdon giving some In Touch tips for the blind about cooking vegetables without water. End of Side One. Gordon Young taking a trip in a hot air balloon describing the balloon, getting into the balloon, taking off, describing the views of Jersey below including town, St Helier Harbour, Elizabeth Castle, Victoria Avenue, St Aubin's Bay, Noirmont and to the Jersey Airport to land. Gordon Young at Government House for a ball for the Royal National Lifeboat Institution describing the gardens of Government House, the food for the occasion, the scene in the marquees, the scene inside Government House. Talking to Sir Peter Whiteley about piloting in the hot air balloon and the ball for the RNLI and to Lady Whiteley about the weather and the amount of people attending the ball. Listening to the band in the marquee. End of Side Two.
Date: July 31st 1981 - July 31st 1981
Jersey Talking Magazine-January 1983. Introduction by Gordon Young. Beth Lloyd interviewing Katie Boyle, the television personality who has written two books-Boyle's Law and her autobiography 'What this Katie did'. Talks about why she had written her autobiography, her early life was harrowing-was imprisoned and put in a mental institution-the book was a release, whether she likes her image, her father and her childhood, her book called Boyle's Law which is a tribute to her relationship between her and her readers, her heritage-born in Italy and her father was part Russian and part Italian, her ability with languages, her ability to seem calm on television, working on the Eurovision Song Contest, coming to Jersey for her honeymoon and enjoying her holidays in the island. A guide by Lloyds Bank Limited for the blind and visually handicapped presented by Malcolm [?]. Kevin Mulhern talking about the difficulties that banks can offer for the visually impaired. Peter Thomas, chairman of the Amersham and Chesham Talking Newspaper and manager of Lloyds Fenchurch Street Branch, giving advice for visually handicapped people when using a bank including ringing in advance and using the same cashier. Kevin Mulhern cashing a cheque and talking about how welcoming the bank is, how much help he needs to complete the cheque, his routine when he comes into a bank, a member of staff helping him complete the cheque and getting out his money. Kevin Mulhern interviewing Peter Thomas about the possibility having a deposit account without a cheque book, writing that you are visually handicapped on the cheque book. Ernest Watson, a customer at the Great Portland Street Lloyds, talking about how long he has had his bank account, not to be worried when coming into the bank, what the staff do to help, what he uses the bank for and having no worries about withdrawing money. Peter Thomas and Kevin Mulhern talking about the facility of standing orders, statements and guides issued in Braille and large print, being able to talk to the bank manager, the services that the bank offers and the costs of the services. Kevin Mulhern talking about if he could live without a bank account. End of Side One. Group Captain Fred Winterbottom talking about Adolf Hitler, the Nazi party in the 1930s, getting to know Alfred Rosenberg-third in power in the early Nazi party. The Foreign Office had forbidden the embassies to talk to anyone in the Nazi Party so he went to Germany to see if he could find out any information, he talks about getting to know Hitler in 1934, his cover was that he was a supporter of the Nazi regime, they wanted him to be an unofficial contact with members of government in England. Had an interview with Hitler for an hour and quarter-was told Hitler's plans for the future world and heard Hitler rant about communists. When they found out who he actually was through Italian information in 1938 Rosenberg told him not to come back to Germany again. By that time he had established number of the German Air Force, the blitzkrieg strategy of the German tanks and the dates that the russian war was due to start and he knew the mentality of the people at the top. The quality of intelligence was so good that it was difficult convincing the Allied forces that it was real. He was involved in code breaking and details tricks used, 1942-43-built the first ever computer which could run all of the possibilities quickly to break the codes. His first book-'The Ultra Secrets' says some of the Allied commanders thought it was unfair that they knew what the enemy were doing-Montgomery especially. He had to brief the commanders about the intelligence-Montgomery was the only one who was uncooperative. The intelligence was essential for the victory of the Battle of Britain. He talks about the lack of credit for the code breakers of the second world war, whether it is possible to create an unbreakable code and experimenting with aerial photography. Joan Stevens talking about Jersey doctors. 1700s-quite a number of doctors were in the island including Solomon Journeaux, Dr Sabir [?] and Dr Forbes. In 1746 Dr Forbes attended Mr de Sausmarez and charged him for 'Peruvian bark' which was a precursor to quinine and was used for fevers in the late summer. There is mention of Dr Seale who was a physician and a surgeon. In 1745 Dr Richard Smith, visitor to the island, advertised 'scurvy grass' as a cure for scurvy. Dr Philip Choué de Vaumorel was born in Jersey in 1726 and died in 1789. He was a son of french refugees from Normandy. Choué means a screech owl and Vaumorel was their home. Once in Jersey he became known as de Vaumorel. Lived in Hue Street with a garden as far as Old Street and was an island character. He married Constance Charlotte Le Hardy, daughter of the attorney general, who acted as her husband's secretary. A bill survives from 1759 signed by her for 2 years of treatment for Mrs de Sausmarez. In 1773 Dr de Vaumorel offered to attend the poor at the Hospital for no charge. He was frequently quoted in newspapers of time. The medical treatment of the time mostly consisted of vomiting, bleeding and purging. Gordon Young taking a tour around the Sacre Coeur Cathedral in Paris describing the cathedral. End of Side Two.
Date: December 31st 1982 - December 31st 1982