Sub-series 1906-49 - Exhibition files from 1906 to 1949

South London Group catalogue, cover South London Group exhibition press release South London Group, press release (draft), page 1 South London Group, press release (draft), page 2 South London Group, press release (draft), page 3 Programme for the re-opening of the South London Art Gallery, cover History of the South London Artists, page 1 History of the South London Artists, page 2

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GB 359 SLG-EX-1906-49


Exhibition files from 1906 to 1949


  • 1906 to 1949 (Creation)

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Material relating to exhibitions held at the South London Art Gallery between 1906 and 1949. Each exhibition has its own file.

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The file is likely to be located in offsite storage. If you would like to consult the material, please contact Southwark Local History Library and Archive to arrange an appointment.

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The files for each exhibition tended to be filed in manila envelopes, with labels suggesting that a private view card, catalogue and poster would be saved for each exhibition. This is not always the case and at times envelopes which should have housed these items are empty. It is not known if the items were never produced or if they were lost or destroyed. All the envelopes have been kept, even if there were no contents.

Photocopies of press cuttings, the originals of which are in Southwark Archives, have quite often been added to the file (most likely in the 2000s).

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