James Templeton & Co Design Archive

Scope and Content

Records that relate to the design process or illustrate the company's designs.

  • Catalogues and Price Lists 1879-1981;
  • Publications 1930s-1960s;
  • Design Lithographs 1900s-1980s;
  • Painted Sketches/Drawings c1860s-1980s;
  • Carpets Loaned and Photographed 1900-1928;
  • Bought Rug Design Photographs 1900-1940s;
  • Design Photographs 1890s-1950s;
  • Design Records c1890-1981;
  • Library Report 1984;
  • Fabric Samples c1890s-1960s.
  • Sources for Design Reference & Inspiration c1880s-1980s.


Arranged chronologically within record series.

Related Material

See also STOD/DES/94-STOD/DES/142 for the Templeton Design Sketches