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Box 606683562


Contains 3 Results:


The British Empire Building, New York, 1931-1935

Correspondence and papers relating to the construction and fitting-out of the British Empire Building at the Rockefeller Center, New York. Includes letters from (fol. 14) Alexander Cambridge, Earl of Athlone, 1932 (fols. 43, 45) …
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 7360/1
Extents: 69 Leaves
Dates: 1931-1935

Lions Gate Bridge, Vancouver, 1934-1939

A souvenir booklet about the construction of the Lions Gate Bridge, Vancouver, Canada (49 pages). Also includes correspondence and papers (fols. 1-25) relating to the construction of the bridge, charitably funded via the First Narrows Bridge Company, which was chaired by Francis Hopwood. The correspondence mainly concerns (fols. 2-13, 17, 21) the donation of a fountain by …
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 7360/2
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1934-1939

Miscellaneous business and committee papers, 1910-1945

Speeches written by Francis Hopwood and miscellaneous reports, schedules, minutes and deeds. Comprises (fols. 1-8) Notes and rough draft speech for the Duke of Connaught on the toast "British Dominions beyond the Seas"…
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 7360/3
Extents: 105 Leaves
Dates: 1910-1945