Documents re. laying of the foundation stone of new College buildings

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 OCA/7/2/37
  • Dates of Creation
      Sep 1870
  • Physical Description
      5 pieces  Poor condition: torn.

Scope and Content

Documents relating to the laying of the foundation stone of the new Owens College building by the Duke of Devonshire, 23 September 1870:

  • Invitation card to foundation stone event, 23 Sep 1870, addressed to "Mr Haworth";
  • Luncheon agenda for foundation stone laying event (very poor condition, torn);
  • Plan showing arrangement of tables for Town Hall luncheon;
  • Manuscript list of those attending the event;
  • Form of ceremonial for the event, [formerly UA/1/33a].