Commemoration album

Archive Unit
  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 106 7EML/06
  • Dates of Creation
      1939-1956
  • Physical Description
      2 items

Scope and Content

Album contains various items relating to Eveline Mary Lowe's achievements and also her death, it includes a notice regarding details of Eveline Mary Lowe's funeral and a pamphlet from the service, obituary press cuttings, a citation from the service in which she was awarded the degree of doctor of laws, 17 May 1950 and photographs including holidays and a Royal visit to the London County Council's Kings Mead Housing Estate.

This album also held the following loose photographs:

*Photograph of a portrait of Eveline Mary Lowe wearing her Chairman's chain, 1924. (see item 7EML/08)

*Photograph of a large group of people sitting in a hall, includes Eveline Mary Lowe, sitting in the far left

*Photograph of Eveline Mary Lowe hosting a tea party at the County Hall, dated 3 Mar 1939

*Photograph of Eveline Mary Lowe holding a copper cylinder engraved with the date 4 May 1939, to be placed in the foundations of the new Waterloo Bridge

*Photograph of a Royal visit to the London County Council's Kings Mead housing estate in Hackney, dated 30 Mar 1939

*Photograph of President Lebrun addressing a grouping at County Hall, dated 22 Mar 1939

*Photograph of Eveline Mary Lowe shaking a gentleman's hand, inscribed in ink; 'zoo dinner', photographed by Rawood Ltd

*Photograph of Eveline Mary Lowe seated and holding a book, photographed by Swaine

*Oval photograph of head and shoulders of Eveline Mary Lowe

*Photograph of a meeting chaired by Eveline Mary Lowe at County Hall