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Sri Lanka

Details of this location
Type of location
nation
Related locations

formerly known as Ceylon

People linked to this nation

Born here:

 NAPIER, General Sir Robert  (1810-1890), 6 December 1810

Main references

Slide sets:

 The British Empire: the Empire on which the sun never sets (lecture: Riley Brothers, 60 slides, 1893)

 [Ceylon] (lecture: Underwood and Underwood, at least 30 slides, n.d.)

 Ceylon (lecture: manufacturer unknown, 54 slides, in/before 1909)

 Ceylon: the gem of the Indian Ocean (lecture: Riley Brothers, 60 slides, 1893)

 Ceylon and tea culture (lecture: York & Son, 40 slides, 1893)

 Ceylon to Labuan (lecture: E.G. Wood, 50 slides, in/before 1888)

 The history of a Co-operative cup of tea (lecture: Co-operative Union Southern Section, 20 slides, in/before 1895)

 Our tea, and how we get it (lecture: Riley Brothers, 14 slides, 1886-1887)

 A visit to the world's great capitals (lecture: Riley Brothers, 54 slides, in/before 1887)

Texts:

 The British Empire: the empire on which the sun never sets (Bradford: Riley Brothers, c.1893)

 ‘J.M.S.’, Ceylon (London: York & Son, 1893)

 Frederick Rockell, ‘The history of a Co-operative cup of tea’ in Co-operative lantern lectures (1895)

 F. Taylor, ‘Our tea: and how we get it’ in Our tea [etc.] (c.1891)

 A visit to the world's great capitals (Bradford: Riley Brothers, c.1887)

Lucerna ID 1501720

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016

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