item RET/8/10/1/2 - Papers relating to Joseph Rowntree (1836 - 1925)

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Papers relating to Joseph Rowntree (1836 - 1925)


  • 1925 (Creation)

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Joseph Rowntree was a member of The Retreat Committee 1863 - 1905, and was for many years Chairman

These are items produced after the death of Joseph Rowntree in 1925. They comprise the following:

1. A special issue of the Cocoa Works Magazine about his life, with a typescript insert on where the lines on his memorial came from.
2. A memorial issue of the Daily Mirror, 2 March 1925, with a report of his funeral


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A digitised copy of this reference is available via the Wellcome Collection and can be accessed here:

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