Invitation Card

2018/013

Framed invitation card (No 1942) issued to Mr John Hunter for the Laying of the Tower Bridge Memorial Stone

Description

Framed invitation card (No 1942) issued to Mr John Hunter for the Laying of the Tower Bridge Memorial Stone by HRH the Prince of Wales KG on behalf of Her Majesty the Queen on Monday 21 June 1886. It is signed by Edward Atkinson (Chairman of the Bridge House Estates Committee).

At the time John Hunter was in a senior position with Sir William Arrol and Co Ltd (see https://www.gracesguide.co.uk/John_Hunter).

Additional information

Acquisition Number

2018/013

Item Type

Short Description

Framed invitation card for the Laying of the Tower Bridge Memorial Stone

Manufactured by

Date of Manufacture

1886

Sub-items

None

Supporting Items

None

Makers Number

None

Marks

None

Dimensions (mm)

Frame: 323 x 262

Donor

Date Donated

May 2018

Materials

Paper, wood and glass

Condition

Good: some wear on the frame

Display Location