Scrapbook containing material relating to 'The Kernoozers'

Object Title

Scrapbook containing material relating to 'The Kernoozers'

Scrapbook containing material relating to 'The Kernoozers'


WILL A3/21



Scope and Content


M.H. Spielmann, 'The Kernoozer's Club', extracted from the Magazine of Art (1888-1889),
Letter from Harry Plowman, 26.xii.28, listing Kernoozers in about 1890 from memory,
Another copy,
Invitation of Junior Kernoozer's Club and specimen of Meyrick Society letter paper with embossed badge of helm of 2 books, with Meyrick Society on strapwork cartouche beneath,
Note by R.W.: The Great Schism of the Kernoozers Club, Extract from the Connoisseur. Vol. 9, no. 35 (July 1904), p. 182 : 'Mr. Whithall's Armour',
R.W. Notes on Walter Whithall, Extract from bookseller's catalogue, describing an autograph album belonging to Dr. Ernest Hart,
R.W. notes on Dr. Hart,
R.W. note concerning an illuminated address to the Master and Members of the Armourers and Brasiers Company, 1898,
R.W. notes on Watson Nichol and Lockhart Bogle, Obituaries and death notices for: A.L. Radford, Harry Plowman, and Martha Alice, widow of James Shaw Crompton,
Accounts of a presentation to Mr. H. Plowman and of the funeral of Mr. H. Plowman,
Cartoons by F. Roe and an extract from a bookseller's catalogue decribing an album of pencil drawings by F. Roe and an album kept by him,
Death notice of and extract from Cassell's Magazine, (December 1897), concerning Ernest Crofts,
Death notice and obituary of J.S.F. Sullivan,
Newspaper cutting (June 14, 1915) describing Frederick Weekes,
Obituary of Edgar Bundy, nd (February 1922),
Two obituaries of Guy Laking and a newspaper account and photography of Laking's dinner for the Meyrick Society,
G. Cecil, 'Elizabethan Furniture', Connoiseur (February 1907), including items from the collections of A.L. Radford and Walter Whithall, and two photographs of items labelled 'Bradninch Collection',
Three obituaries of Lord Dillon and an illustration of the stained glass window commemorating him in Enstone Church, 22.ii.35,
Obituary: Baron de Cosson,
Obituary R.L. Scott,
Obituary: F.H. Cripps Day,

Loosely inserted: Material supplied by C. Blair, relating to either the Kernoozers of the Meyricks


1 scrapbook

Physical Characteristics / Technical Requirements

Bound in yellow buckram, with Dr. Richard William's binding stamp on fron cover. Dr. William's large bookplate inside front cover. Bookplates: Ex Libris John Seymour Lucas and Harry Plowman (signed by Seymour Lucas and dated 1904)

Access Conditions

Open access