Ref NoCROWE/PIC/F191857
CollectionCatherine Crowe Collection
TitleThe Crowe Album Volume 5
Extent1 album
DescriptionAlbum with postcards and cuttings inserted. Each item is numbered and indexed. Includes copy of a picture of Meta and Julia Gaskell; 7 images of Borough Green; 8 postcards of Lydd; postcard of Dungeness; dustcover from 'Shelley's Dream Women' by Margaret Crompton; picture of St Stephen's Church, Edinburgh; postcard of Gravesend; 3 photographs of The Lawn, Holybourne, Alton, Hants where Mrs Gaskell died; cutting relating to a programme 'Victorian Scandals' screened by ITV on Friday 24 September 1976; reproduction of part of George Scharf's painting of the Strand; copy of frontispiece to 'Reminiscences of the Opera' by Benjamin Lumley, 1864; caricature of the phrenologist George Combe; postcard of Weisbaden; picture of Lady Blessington's literary lady-friends; picture of the Royal Guelphic Order awarded John Crowe in 1837; postcard of Boulogne; postcard of Edinburgh; picture of a phrenologist's model head; picture of the actor-manager William Charles Macready; postcard of Bingen; dustjacket from 'A Victorian Canvas, memoirs of W. P. Frith'; postcard of Chamonix; 2 postcards of the Pump Rooms, Bath; 2 copies of illustrations by Dalziell from 'Arthur Hunter and his first shilling'; copy of front cover of 'Light and Darkness; 4 copies of illustrations from 'Susan Hopley'; copy of front cover from 'The Night Side of Nature'; postcard of Pope's house in Twickenham; picture of Madame de Violane from chapter 6 of 'Gerald Gage'; picture of Sir Walter Calverley Trevelyan and his first wife Pauline; picture of William Henry Wills; postcard of the church in Duddingstone; postacrd of painting by Edward Matthew Ward; 2 postcards of Dieppe. circa 1970. Label on front reads 'The Crowe Album - Vol. 5'
NotesPrevious reference number: UKC/CROWE/PIC/F191857
Compiled by Geoffrey Larken
Related PersonCrowe, Catherine Ann (1790-1872), novelist and writer on the supernatural
Gaskell, Julia Bradford (1846-1908)
Gaskell, Margaret Emily (b.1837-1913) called Meta
Gaskell, Elizabeth Cleghorn (1810-1865), novelist
Scharf, George (1788-1860), artist
Lumley, Benjamin, theatre director
Combe, George (1788-1858), phrenologist
Browne, Mary Campbell (1789-1849), Lady Blessington
Crowe, John William, soldier
Macready, William Charles (1793-1873), actor
Frith, William Powell, (1819-1909), actor
Trevelyan, Sir Walter Calverley (1797-1879) 6th Baronet, naturalist
Trevelyan, Pauline (d 1866) nee Jermyn, wife of Sir Walter Trevelyan
Wills, William Henry (1810-1880), author
Ward, Edward Matthew (1816-1879), artist
Related OrganisationTerry family
Fassnidge family
Related PlaceAlton, Hampshire
Borough Green, Kent
Access conditionsThis material is available for consultation at the University of Kent's Special Collections & Archives reading room, Templeman Library, University of Kent, Canterbury, CT2 7NU (
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