Royal Armouries, Tower of London, Exhibitions, The Royal Menagerie

Object Title

Royal Armouries, Tower of London, Exhibitions, The Royal Menagerie

Royal Armouries, Tower of London, Exhibitions, The Royal Menagerie

Date

1999 to 2000

Reference

RA EXH [100]

Level

Item

Scope and Content

Records relating to the temporary exhibition entitled 'The Royal Menagerie at the Tower of London', held in the White Tower, 1999, 0 Tenders for works relating to the exhibition, 1 Press releases, 2 Press cuttings, 3 Correspondence between Henrietta Usherwood, Exhibition Officer, and the Parker Library, Corpus Christi College, relating to the loan of a manuscript, 4 Correspondence between Graham Keevill and the University of Southampton Faunal Remains Unit, including reports of research done on the animal bones from the Royal Menagerie, 5 Correspondence between Henrietta Usherwood and the Leicester Galleries concerning the loan of a painting, 6 Correspondence between Henrietta Usherwood and the Institute of Archaeology, 7 Correspondence between Dr Geoffrey Parnell and the Producer of Channel Four's Time Time, 8 Correspondence between Henrietta Usherwood and the Marquess of Cholmondley relating to the loan of a painting, 9 Correspondence between Henrietta Usherwood and Anthony de Jasay relating to the loan of a painting, 10 Correspondence between Henrietta Usherwood and Richard Flint, including photocopis of articles on the American Animal Exhibition Businee, 11 Correspondence between Henrietta Usherwood and John Harris regarding Gervase's Menagerie, 12 Correspondence between Henrietta Usherwood and the Hudson Bay Company, potential sponsors of the exhibition, 13 Correspondence between Henrietta Usherwood and London Zoo/Zoological Society of London, 14 Correspondence between Henrietta Usherwood and the Natural History Museum, 15 Correspondence between Henrietta Usherwood and the Academy of Natural Sciences, 16 Correspondence between Henrietta Usherwood and the Royal College of Surgeons, 17 Correspondence between Henrietta Usherwood and Sedgwick Fine Art and Specie Group, 18 Correspondence between Henrietta Usherwood and The Times Newspapers, 19 Correspondence between Henrietta Usherwood and the Victoria and Albert Museum, 20 Correspondence between Henrietta Usherwood and Alan Borg, 21 Correspondence between Henrietta Usherwood and the Oxford Archaeological Unit, 22 Correspondence between Henrietta Usherwood and the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, 23 An article about the Tower Menagerie from the Milwaukee County Zoo History Pages, 24 A copy of the souvenir guidebook produced to accompany the exhibition, 25 Photographs of the exhibition at the Tower of London, 26 General records

Extent

1 x Box

Access Conditions

To be reviewed prior to release