Societies and institutions

Scope and Content

Thomas Horsfall actively participated in a large number of organizations, both local and national, that were advocating for social reform. His interest in the benefits of art instruction, particularly for working-class school children, resulted in connections to art institutes and other cultural societies. Included are various letters and printed material relating to a range of societies and institutions with which Horsfall was associated.

The series is arranged alphabetical by organization, with material relating to each organization being assigned to an individual subseries.