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Undergraduate study, Queen Mary, University of London
Ref No (click to see in context)QMC/REALIA
Extent6 boxes
Creator NameQueen Mary College (1887-1989)
DescriptionQueen Mary College archives realia consisting largely of photographs, memorabilia and ephemera, dating from c1870-1989.
1-2. Masonry from the Octagon c1887.
3. Barber Beaumont Philosophical Institute medal c1870.
4. Improved drawing scales by D.A. Low, Professor of Engineering East London Technical College c1910.
5. East and West Refreshments People's Palace badge, 10 June 1914.
6-7. Tapes from Fellowship Conferment 12 November 1980 and 3 December 1980.
8-11. Tapes of interviews conducted by G.P.Moss and M.V.Saville for research for book From Palace to College 1989.
12. Copper name card stamp for E.J.Wignall, Registrar and Secretary East London College c1919.
16-18. Centenary celebration souvenirs including a tie, teatowel and pen 1989.
20. 2 printing plate casts for printing purposes, nd.
22. East London College Library metal stamp c1920.
23. 2 shields of Queen Mary College Coat of Arms, which belonged to 2 alumni who attended the College in the 1920s.
30. 2 Photographs in mount, showing People's Palace and East London Horticultural Society with H.M. Queen Alexandra (1844-1905) during her visit 1904 and another photograph of the Society dated 1937.
32. Photograph of cricketers on Leyton Sports Ground c1910.
33. Photograph of the People's Palace tennis courts with Bancroft Road in background c1910.
34. Photograph of tennis players on Leyton Sports Ground c1920s.
35. People's Palace Swimming Baths, c1888.
36. Letter in mount, 6th December 1926 from I. Gollancz and other donors to Dr Hatton accompanying the gift of a portrait of Sir Sidney Lee by Rothenstein.
37. Photograph of football team c1910.
40. Photograph of cricket team c1910.
41 and 42. Photograph of football team c1910.
43. Stepney District League 1925, People's Palace Winter Garden.
44. Faculty of Engineering staff and students 1951.
46. Cambridge
50. Faculty of Engineering staff and students c1950.
52. University of Cambridge students, unknown, c1910.
53. Photograph of the Queens Hall of the People's Palace, featuring orchestra and choir c1920.
54. Faculty of Engineering staff and students c1947.
55 and 59. Photograph of a model of the campus 1960.
56. Frederick Maurice photograph c1940.
58. Aerial photograph of the College campus 1962.
60. Plan of the campus 1935.
61. Plan of the People's Palace Swimming Baths c1900.
62. Drawing plan of the People's Palace 1931.
64. Photograph of a drawing of the campus c1970.
65. Chartered Insurance Institute Museum frieze, nd.
69. Certificate awarded to F.J.Furnivall and 2 certficates awarded to Stanley Cribland Charlwood for completion of BA.Diploma as internal students 24 January 1923 and Geography supplementary subject 27 January 1926.
80. Mounted certificate I. Newell from East London College 1915.
81. Coat of Arms embossing stamp c1936.
83. Coat of Arms, 4 blocks of College shield as used in Calendars c1936.
Unnumbered, Queen Mary College Honorary Fellows embossed box c1960.
Copyright StatementNo material may be published without the prior permission of both the copyright holder and the Library. All applications for publication
must be made to the College Archivist in the first instance, but responsibility for ensuring copyright clearance rests with the user.
Access StatusOpen
CodePerson or Corporate Body Name
DS/UK/59East London College; 1905-1934
DS/UK/62People's Palace; 1887-1954
DS/UK/60Queen Mary College (QMC); 1887-1989
DS/UK/68Barber Beaumont; John Thomas (1774-1841); British army officer, painter, author, and philanthropist.
DS/UK/1033Barber Beaumont Philosophical Institute; 1840-1887
CodePlace Entry
NA22Mile End Old Town/Tower Hamlets/London/Greater London/England
NA21Mile End New Town/Tower Hamlets/London/Greater London/England
NA291/Stepney/Tower Hamlets/Greater London