Collection of extracts from General Orders

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 247 MS Farmer 115
  • Dates of Creation
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      Bound vol. 38p. 30 cm. Red library binding

Scope and Content

A collection of extracts from General Orders, memoranda and letters, relating to bands, bandmasters, and musicians, 1803-1890, copied from a book at the War Office, London, compiled by W.E. Davies, Senior Library Attendant, War Office Library.
Copied by Henry George Farmer, 1949.
Additional items pasted in: negative photocopies from Public Records Office and newspaper cuttings, 1830-1952.
Binder's title on spine: War Office orders on army bands, 1803-1890.

Access Information

Access is open, however an appointment may be required. Please email Archives and Special Collections for advice:

Other Finding Aids

Geographical Names