Spring binder labelled, 'Sir James Mann Contents of 23 Chapel Street, S.W.1. 1958 ff.'

Object Title

Spring binder labelled, 'Sir James Mann Contents of 23 Chapel Street, S.W.1. 1958 ff.'

Spring binder labelled, 'Sir James Mann Contents of 23 Chapel Street, S.W.1. 1958 ff.'

Reference

MANN 23/1

Level

Item

Scope and Content

Containing:

(1) an inventory for insurance purposes;
(2) a file entitled 'Arms and armour lent by Mr. J.G. Mann to the Tower Armouries, 1940', [in JGM's hand 'now at 121 George Street, Aug. '45'.];
(3) a list of 'Contents of cardboard box - property of Mr. J.G. Mann, 13th Oct 1942' 'Unpacked and rechecked 20 July 1945 JGM';
(4) a manuscript list of arms and armour 'Given me by C.D. 1944-5, now at 121 George St.';
(5) a list of 17 swords and 7 staff weapons and some armour 'on loan to Tower Dec. 1946;
(6) a collection of loose sheets including a list of arms and armour 'Bought since the War';
(7) a list of 'Swords given to me by F.H. Cripps Day, c. 1941;
(8) a typed list of 'Arms and Armour, the property of Si James Mann at the Tower of London; some of it on exhibition there, February 1958'; and
(9) other loose notes relating to loans to the Tower and later purchases, the whole collection folded as a single bundle, labelled TOWER on the back.

Extent

1 volume

Access Conditions

Open access

Contents

  MANN 23/1 - Spring binder labelled, 'Sir James Mann Contents of 23 Chapel Street, S.W.1. 1958 ff.'