File 12 - South London Art Gallery: History, including details of William Rossiter

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GB 359 SLG-SA-12


South London Art Gallery: History, including details of William Rossiter


  • 1886 to 1959, mostly 1890s (Creation)

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1 folder

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(1868 to present)

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Material relating to the history of the gallery, including: annual reports and ‘Weekly Notes’; press cuttings; photocopies of local maps; a handbook catalogue list of Lord Leighton's Letters published by the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea Libraries and Arts Service; and a ‘Brief History of the Gallery with a Review of Post War Activities’, published by Camberwell Borough Council in February 1959.

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Southwark Archives ref

PC 708.2 SOU

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