Print of a scene from a painting by E M Ward entitled 'Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette in the prison of the temple'

Scope and Content

Also includes a manuscript signed by Louis (XVI).

Administrative / Biographical History

Gifted to York Reference Library by Reginald Hunt in 1938.

Access Information


Material is available subject to the usual terms and conditions of access to Archives and Local History collections.

Custodial History

The collection was compiled by Reginald Hunt during his lifetime and gifted to York Reference Library in 1938, on the occasion of the opening of the library's new wing. It was subsequently transferred to York City Archives from the Local History Collection.