- Call number
- JOB 98-1
- Physical description
- .17 cu. ft. (2 volumes)
- Preferred Citation
- Scrapbooks relating to bell ringing performances in England, Music Division, The New York Public Library
- Music Division
- Access to materials
- Collection is open to the public. Library policy on photography and photocopying will apply. Advance notice may be required.
200 handwritten or printed records, including 119 printed cards and 38 clippings, of bell ringing performances; and 48 photographs, chiefly of churches. About 70 of the performances took place in Northamptonshire, and nearly all the rest took place in other counties of the English Midlands. Accompanied by a handwritten list of further performances, 1920-1923, and by a memoir by D.C.B. (typescript, 3 leaves): Diary of an embryo ringer, 1940-1943.
Source of acquisition2 scrapbooks + loose material: purchase, Charles Appelbaum, 07/09/96
Using the collection
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center
40 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023-7498