Personal effects and memorabilia

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 1239 424/7
  • Dates of Creation
  • Physical Description
      1 wicker basket, 1 pocket watch, 1 tobacco box, 1 badge, 1 button, 1 bag, 6 clay pipes, 2 scarves, 1 leather wallet, 10 visiting cards and case, 2 candlesticks, 1 lock of hair, 1 patchwork quilt, 28 prints, 1 chart of friends, 1 railway pass, 1 photograph frame, 2 folders, 4 envelopes containing seeds and a lock of hair, 8 pages of research notes, 1 folk song book, pressed flowers, 1 table, 1 chait, 1 trunk.

Scope and Content

Collection of personal effects and memorabilia donated to the University by Edward Thomas' family. Includes a wicker basket containing Edward Thomas' watch, tobacco box, badge, button, lavender bag, clay pipes, scarves, wallet and visiting cards. Also two brass candlesticks, a visiting card case, lock of hair, patchwork quilt, collections of prints, table, chair and wooden trunk.