James Szlumper Cuttings Files

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

The James Szlumper Cuttings Files Collection consists of eleven leather bound volumes, ten of newspaper cuttings covering the life and career of Sir James Szlumper, and the political situation in Richmond between 1869 and 1919 (1-9, 11), and one volume (10) is a list of subscribers, with mounted certificates.

Administrative / Biographical History

The volumes were originally in the library of Alderman Sir James Szlumper, and were given to Richmond upon Thames Local Studies Library and Archive by his Worship the Mayor, Councillor Arthur Howitt, in March 1927.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for access and can be viewed at Richmond upon Thames Local Studies Library and Archive. No appointment is necessary to view archival material.

The opening times and address for Richmond upon Thames Local Studies Library and Archive can be found online at: http://www.richmond.gov.uk/localstudies

If you would like further information about accessing this collection or have any other queries, please contact Richmond upon Thames Local Studies Library and Archive through any of the contact methods listed at: http://www.richmond.gov.uk/localstudies