Sir James Gow Mann - Papers - Press Cuttings - Personal

Object Title

Sir James Gow Mann - Papers - Press Cuttings - Personal

Sir James Gow Mann - Papers - Press Cuttings - Personal

Reference

MANN 20/3

Level

Item

Scope and Content

Contains:

(1) unlabelled file relating to a change of name of 'Upper George Street' to 'George Street' incorporating Upper and Lower George Street, with a separate envelope of material relating to Castlecraig, Peebleshire, which once belonged to a James Mann, ? Grandfather,
(2) file labelled, 'Longevity and links with the Past; Miscellaneous oddities; Curious',
(3) file labelled, 'JGM Personal', including notes of JGM's appointments'. Includes a letter from Charles ffoulkes, dated 22 Oct. 1938, beginning 'Reports, semi-official & unofficial tell me that you are to take over the Armouries when I retire'. Large group of reports relating to the committee appointed to consider the matter of art looted by the Nazis, 9 May 1944. Cf. JGM Diary of a visit to Paris, September 1944. AR.3/3b/4: Notebook for 1944,
(4) file labelled, 'JGM Personal - 1930s',
(5) file labelled, 'JGM Personal - 1940s',
(6) file labelled, 'JGM Personal - 1960s',
(7) file labelled, 'JGM Person - Book reviews and accounts of lectures'.

Extent

7 folders

Access Conditions

Open access

Contents

  MANN 20/3 - Sir James Gow Mann - Papers - Press Cuttings - Personal