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Plans for the library by Thomas Henry Lyon, 1920, 1928-1929

 File — Container: SEAR/10/7/1
Reference Code: GBR/0276/SEAR/10/7/1

Scope and Contents

Plans, elevations and drawings of the library including rejected designs for a library, and two fine watercolour elevations, 1920, one signed in pencil by Eleanor K.F. Hughes

1-2 Proposed new Library Selwyn College Cambridge – Elevations - labelled No 1 and No 2 both 10th Feb 1920 (in same sleeve); 3 Sketch of shelving 27th Feb 1920; 4 Watercolour/artist’s impression of “proposed New Library and Lecture Rooms TH Lyon, Architect” signed on bottom right by Eleanor KF Hughes (with circa 1928 added in another hand), mounted (scan available) In Selwyn Celebrated p. 44. Mounted, Measures 75 x 50cm; 5-9 Large plans of Library, May-July 1929; 10 Watercolour of front of Library (with ?TF in bottom corner)


  • 1920, 1928-1929



9 item(s) : Paper

10 item(s)

Former / Other Reference


Existence and Location of Copies

Electronic images are available for all the plans. Some images were reproduced in Selwyn Celebrated (2007)

Date information

DateText: 1920, 1929.

Finding aid date

2007-12-12 09:22:00+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Selwyn College Archives Repository

The College Archivist
Selwyn College Archives
Selwyn College, Grange Road
Cambridge Cambridgeshire CB3 9DQ United Kingdom
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