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University of Leeds Department of Textile Industries' Exhibition "Woven Fabrics and Design"
Date: c. 1954
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Dimensions: 15.9 x 21.4 cm (6 1/4 x 8 7/16 in.)
Medium: photographic paper, plastic
Made in: Britain, London
Description: A group of 10 b/w press photographs and small envelope of negatives, issued by British Man-made Fibres Federation. Photographs have text on reverse, stating they show University of Leeds Department of Textile Industries exhibition "Woven Fabrics and Design" 30th September - 15th October at the Hamilton House, London Headquarters of the British Man-made Fibres Federation. Photographs are either of people or textile displays. Persons in photographs include Mr W P Courtauld, Sir Harold Holdsworth, Sir Charles Morris (VC, University of Leeds), Sir John Hanbury Williams, Professor J B Speakman (Head of Department of Textile Industries); Major B Beachcroft (Clothworkers Guild), Mr Cyril Kisbey (staff); Sir Edward Crowe; Sir William Palmer, students and parents. Negatives are of further displays and fabrics.
Inv. No.: 2010.700
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