Items attributed to either John Ward Knowles or John Alder Knowles

Scope and Content


Handwritten notes regarding York Hospitals, two famous York mariners, local illustrations of English history, notes on miracle plays and York Railway station, c.1950;

Volume relating to the Mount Girls School, 1858

Business cards for Cave and Sons, engravers, and John Beckett, pharmacist;

Declaration, rules and regulations of the St James's Westminster Loyal Volunteers, 1803;

Handwritten note regarding John Dechett, coach driver, 19th century;

Two unidentified document seals, 19th century.

These items were found packaged with the remaining items in the Knowles archive, however their exact provenance cannot be ascertained.

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