Scope and Content

  • /1 MD entry 1847/holograph note MD 1856.
  • /2 MD entry 1869
  • /3 Typescript note about Crompton.
  • /4 Holograph note from Axon, Annals of Manchester. about dinner for Crompton in 1881 on occasion of his retirement and departure from Manchester.
  • /5 Cutting from centenary Transactions of the Manchester Literary and Philosophical Society, 1883, re. letter from Wordsworth to Crompton about blindness.
  • /6 Holograph note from B.T. Leech's, Old Stretford re. consecration of chapel of Henshaw's Blind Asylum.
  • /7 Holograph note from Palatine Note Book, 1881, about Crompton's library and collection of pictures.
  • /8 Holograph note entry for Crompton in Whellan, Directory1852.
  • /9 Autograph signature, 1835.
  • /10-11 Carte de visite photographs (one damaged), taken by John White, Salford and L McLachlan, Manchester.
  • /12 Book cover (detached) with Crompton's name inscribed, 1844.
  • /13 Pamphlet, Dinner and presentation of address to Dr Crompton at Manchester, on November 1st 1881 (Manchester 1881); report of the dinner for Crompton's retirement.