Selection of local history photographs from 1950's - 2000's from an exhibition held in 2011 on local people, places and events.
Three pockets under dates : 1950's & 60's , 1970's & 80's and 1990's & 2000's
a. Photocopy of newspaper article from the North Cheshire Herald June 14th 1963 under the heading "To Save history of Marple" giving details and history of Marple and the local history society
.b. Miscellaneous newspaper cuttings from 1960's…
Typed letter addressed to Mr Fraser from unknown correspondent requesting information on items that were loaned to the Marple Antiquarian Society.
Items requested included a large photographs of Primrose Mill, Mill Brow lent by a Mr Cropper.
Several newspaper cutting relating to David Brindleys millennium project "Marple 2000" showing a collection of photographs of local people at work and play with photographs plus details of the his exhibition
Three letters to Marple Local History Society :
1. Thank you letter from Brabyns School after attending Oldkknow exhibition. Undated
2. Letter from Windlehurst School sending photographs. Undated
3. Solicitors letter regarding a bequest to the…
Single page article giving information on the foundation of Marple History Society from SK Local Magazine : June/July 2007, brief history from Antiquarian Society to Marple local history society giving information on trips.
Folder containing numerous miscellaneous colour and black and white photographs from 1994 - 2011 of History Society's Exhibitions, Excursions and Committee Members taken by members of the Society showing layouts, openings of exhibitions
Typed list of Society Exhibitions / Book Launches dating from 1990 with Oldknow Exhibition at Marple Library to 2010 "Ten Years On" at St Martins church hall.
Newspaper cutting : Book Launch "The Historical Industries of Marple and Mellor.
A4 typed documents with lists of Excursions :
1. Antiquarian Society and Marple Arts Group from 1972 - 1996.
2. Marple Local History Society Excursions from 1996 - 2010
3. List of Excursion for Marple Local History Society 1999 - 2000.
Numerous original programmes from Marple Antiquarian Society & Local History Society and Marple Local History Society dating from 1964 giving information of the talks to be held in each year and contact details of the Committee Members.