Catalogue description Barnsley Photographic Society records

This record is held by Barnsley Archive and Local Studies Department

Details of A/282/G
Reference: A/282/G
Title: Barnsley Photographic Society records

Inaugurated on 21 May 1924, the Barnsley Photographic Society was created for anyone who was interested in any branch of photography, amateur or professional. Comprising:


1. Minutes 1924-1982: Including, Minute book 1924-1940, 1940-1982;


2. Financial 1930-1981: Including, General account book 1930-1970, 1970-1981, Payment book 1969-1975;


3. Subscription 1969-1974: Comprising Subscription and membership book;


4. Photographs: Comprising:


1. The Sid Jordan Collection, 20th century: Comprising over 90 photographs;


2. Alan Brown Collection 1950s-1980s: Comprising over 140 photographs;


3. European Architectural Heritage Year Collection 1975: Comprising over 80 photographs;


4. Miscellaneous photograph collection 20th century:


Comprising 19 black and white photographs;


5. Printed material 1944-1989: Comprising:


1. Barnsley Photographic Society 1944-1989: Comprising, Annual Exhibition Programmes 1959-1966 (incomplete), Syllabus of lectures 1944-1989;


2. The Yorkshire Photographic Union 1950-1970: Comprising, Annual Conference Programme 1950-1970 (incomplete);


3. The Photographic Alliance of Great Britain 1967-1971: Comprising:


1. Year Book, Syllabus Section 1967;


2. Year Book, Directory Section 1967;


3. Handbook 1971;


6. Certificates 1930-1978: Comprising, 14 certificates relating to Society;


7. Miscellaneous 1988-1991: Comprising:


1. Bundle of newspaper cuttings concerning members of the society 1988-1991;


2. Leaflet for the Barnsley in Focus Open Photographic Competition 1989.

Date: 20th century
Held by: Barnsley Archive and Local Studies Department, not available at The National Archives
Language: English

Barnsley Photographic Society

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  • Jordan, Sid, fl 20th century, photographer, of Barnsley
  • Brown, Alan, fl 1950-1980, photographer, of Barnsley
  • Kaye, G F, fl 1924, photographer, of Barnsley
  • Short, R J, fl 1954-1956, photographer, of Barnsley
  • Stooke, F L, fl 1957, bank accountant, of Barnsley
  • Midgley, R, fl 20th century, photographer, of Barnsley
  • White, T, fl 1957, pharmacist, of Barnsley
  • Tasker, E G, d 1989, photographer and local historian, of Barnsley
  • Jordan, S F J, fl 1954-1956, grocer, of Barnsley
  • Frankton, J, fl 1953-1958, pawnbroker, of Barnsley
  • Oddy, G H, d 1958, industrial photographer, of Barnsley
  • Jagger, F, d 1955, local government officer, of Barnsley
  • Cass, J S, fl 20th century, of Barnsley
  • Austin, W, fl 1949-1951, electrical engineer, of Barnsley
  • Burkinshaw, H, fl 1954-1958, of Barnsley
  • Kilvington, W, fl 20th century, of Barnsley
  • Frankton, Jack, fl 20th century, of Barnsley
  • Denton, Jim, fl 20th century, of Barnsley
  • Barnsley, South Yorkshire
  • Photography
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