The Finsbury Story: photographs

Scope and Content

24 photographs taken by Douglas Burn, Regents Park, from the production of 'The Finsbury Story' 20 June-2 July 1960.

One photo from 'Bartholomew Square c1080' of medieval wrestling. The four actors were members of the local business Ferranti Radio & Television - M. Pearson, B. Achard, E. Savill were sales assistants, J. Dando was accounts assistant (see S/SWT/2/6/125/1). Three photos from 'The Foundation of the Priory of St. John'. One photo from 'Miracle Plays at the Clerks' Well'. One Photo from 'The Visit of the Patriarch of Jerusalem to the Prior 1185'. Five photos from 'Wat Tyler's Rebellion 1381'. One photo from 'The Dissolution of the Charterhouse and St. Mary's Nunnery 1535-1539'. Four photos of 'Inspection of the Honourable Artillery Company 1641'. One photo from 'The Civil War 1642-1660'. Two photos from 'Sadler's Wells and the Pleasures of Finsbury 1683'. One photo of 'John Wilks' from 'Dissent'. Two photos from 'The Ascent of the First Balloon 1784'. One photo from 'A Home for Women redeemed from Vice 1807'. And one photo of some of the cast of 'The Finsbury Story'.