Letters and documents received by Noel Rooke

Scope and Content

Letters and instructions re commemorative scrolls, 1917-1918, 4 letters and 4 notes and cards from Graily Hewitt, 1912-1934, and photographs of 2 manuscripts - one medieval and one from the 1930s.

Administrative / Biographical History

Noel Rooke (1881-1953) was appointed head of the school of book production at the Central School of Arts and Crafts in 1914, and was a pioneer of the modern movement of wood-engraving.

Arrangement

  • ROO/1 Letters and instructions re commemorative scrolls 1917-1918
  • ROO/2 Letters and notes from Graily Hewitt 1912-1934
  • ROO/3 Photographs of manuscripts [20th century]

Access Information

Archive material may be viewed by appointment only.

Note

This entry was compiled by Greta Bertram, Crafts Study Centre Curator, June 2020.

Other Finding Aids

Catalogue on Crafts Study Centre database. A pdf copy is available on request.

Conditions Governing Use

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Appraisal Information

None timetabled.

Accruals

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