Bundle of documents

Scope and Content

Contents of a packet labelled 'Items taken (temporarily) from showcase'.

  • Letter from Joseph Priestly sealed in glass frame.
  • Letter from James Martineau, attached to glass plate with sticky back plastic.
  • Statement relating to financial support of James Priestley (nephew of Joseph), sealed in glass frame.
  • Letter from James Peirce to Edwin Elsvill [?] dated 11 Sep 1721.
  • Letter making appeal for subscriptions for John Wilson signed by William Gaskell and James Martineau among others.
  • Letter from T. Belsham dated 13 Sep 1824.
  • Autograph sermon Dr Dodderidge; autograph signature of J. Aikin [?].
  • Group photograph on card (unidentified, but many have dog collars).
  • Note from J. Toulman [?] to Rev J.N. Bransby; copy or The Times 3 Oct 1798.