The McPhee Collection

Scope and Content

Correspondence with McPhee concerning a chapter by him entitled The Growth of Sheffield Cutlery and Allied Trades to 1814 in the History of the Industries of Sheffield and District ; printed items, 1875-1922; typewritten items, 1932-1936; notebook; photographs of people and places in Sheffield, 1867-1935.

Administrative / Biographical History

Alan McPhee, fl 1935-1940, a social librarian

Reference: Deposit information.


The collection is arranged as described above.

Access Information

Open. Access to all registered researchers.

Acquisition Information

This collection was deposited by 1976.

Other Finding Aids

Please see full catalogue for further details

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to make any published use of any material from the collection must be sought in advance in writing from the University Archivist, Special Collections. Identification of copyright holders of unpublished material is often difficult. Special Collections will assist where possible with identifying copyright owners, but responsibility for ensuring copyright clearance rests with the user of the material.


Further deposits are not expected.