Sir James Gow Mann - Papers - Letters - Various - UK [2]

Object Title

Sir James Gow Mann - Papers - Letters - Various - UK [2]

Sir James Gow Mann - Papers - Letters - Various - UK [2]

Date

1926-29

Reference

MANN 18/11 2

Level

Item

Scope and Content

1926/1: Letter from Charles ffoulkes, dated 9.3.26 from the Imperial War Museum, inviting JGM to dine at the Athenaeum 'before my Antiqs. paper',
1926/2: Letter from Sebastian Comper, dated 6 Nov. 1926, from 228 Knight's Hill, West Norwood, S.E.27, about painting a shield to order,
1927/3: Letter from Charles ffoulkes, dated 18 Jan. 1927 from 10 Bedford Road, Bedford Park, W.4. discussing a projected history of the sword, and a 'little brochure on the Regimental sword 1815-1927...',
1927/4: Letter from H. Furmage, dated Dec. 17th 1927, from 10 Fulham Park Gardens, London S.W.6., offering a 'late 15th century Spanish beavor...',
1928/5: Letter from H. Furmage, dated March 5th 1928, from 10 Fulham Park Gardens, London S.W.6., thanking for an introduction to Mr. S.J. Williams of Oxford who purchased two Spanish rapiers,
1928/6: Letter from Sydney C. Cockerell, dated 16 May 1928, from the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, sending proofs and photographs,
1928/7: Letter from R.L.G. Irving, dated Oct. 17, inviting JGM and wife for the weekend,
1928/7a: Letter to R.L.G. Irving, from Clive Wigram, Sandringham Norfolk, dated 16th October, 1928, discussing the possible filling of the office of Keeper of the King's Armoury: 'I will keep Mann's name in mind and speak to the Lord Chamberlain about him, as Armour comes under his department',
1929/8: Letter from G. Kimber, 115 Brecknock Rd., N. 19, dated 7/v/29, suggesting lunch before viewing the de Cosson sale at Sotheby's,
1929/9: Letter from Alfred C. Fryer, 13 Eaton Crescent, Clifton, Bristol, dated 27 May, 1929, discussing the 'South Peterton effigy',
1929/10: Letter from Alfred C. Fryer, 13, Eaton Crescent, Clifton, Bristol, dated 30th May 1929, discussing the uses of chemistry in archaeology,
1929/11: Postcard from Alfred C. Fryer, dated 31/5/29, discussing an effigy at Chelvey, Somerset,
1929/12: Letter from H. Furmage, 10 Fulham Park Gardens, dated Aug. 8th, 1929, thanking for cheque and discussing the de Cosson sale,
1929/13: Postcard dated 19.viij.1929, from [?Stampa], congratulating JGM on the publication of the Trapp catalogue,
1929/14: Letter from H. Furmage, 10 Fulham Park Road, dated Oct. 7th, 1929, discussing a future acquisition,
1929/15: Letter from L. Stampa, 61 Holywell, Oxford, dated 25.x.1929 discussing a possible meeting and possible acquisition from Furmage,
1929/16: Letter from M. J. Rendell, Butley Priory, Woodbridge, Suffolk, inviting JGM for the weekend,
[1929/17]: Draft letter dated 29-xi-29, to Charles Wilson, enclosing a draft of an introduction to [T.] Borenius asking for advice about a picture.

Extent

1 folder

Access Conditions

Open access

Associations

Creator(s) Sir James G. Mann

Contents

  MANN 18/11 2 - Sir James Gow Mann - Papers - Letters - Various - UK [2]