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J. C. (John Courtenay) Trewin, 1908-
Literary File, Photography Collection

20 items

Acquisition: Internal transfers
Access: Open for research
Processed by: Susan McClellan, 2006
RLIN Record ID: None

Table of Contents

Scope and Contents
Item List
Index of Photographers

Scope and Contents

The J. C. (John Courtenay) Trewin Literary File consists of 20 photographs, including portraits of Frank Benson, his wife Constance, and members of his acting company. An index at the end of this guide lists photographers whose work is featured in this file.

This file forms a part of the Literary File Collection, which is comprised of photographs and albums withdrawn from the libraries and/or papers of literary figures, and generally include portraits and images collected by or of those figures.

*All items are located at PH:LF:Trewin, J. C.

Item List

Accession / P No.      Description
981:0060:0001Photograph of a carving of a night watchman on the end of a 15th century bench.
981:0060:0002-0003Views of the Grand Western Canal, Devon, England.
981:0060:0004 Photograph of a ceremonial cup engraved: "The Frank Benson Memorial Cup."
981:0060:0005Portrait of Joan Miller.
981:0060:0006Portrait of Wilfred Granvile.
981:0060:0007 Photographic postcard depicting a group of well-dressed guests at an outdoor function, circa 1900.
981:0060:0008-00136 different photographic postcards depicting Frank Benson, his wife, Constance, and members of his acting company in costume.
981:0060:0014-00152 copies of a profile portrait of a man (Frank Benson?) in costume.
981:0060:0016Photographic postcard depicting Frank Benson and his wife standing in the street outside the Golden Lion Hotel (same image as 981:0060:0020).
981:0060:0017-0019 Photographic postcards with three variant images of Frank Benson surrounded by fans in a street.
981:0060:0020 Photographic postcard (same image as 981:0060:0016).

Index of Photographers

Chancellor, fl. ca. 1890s--981:0060:0014-0016
Ellis & Walery--981:0060:0013
J. Beagles & Co.--981:0060:0008
Jeffries Brothers Press--981:0060:0005
Jerrome, J.--981:0060:0020
Lazell, S. K.--981:0060:0004
Spencer (Stratford-upon-Avon, England)--981:0060:0009, 0012
Tyler, E. Anthony--981:0060:0007
Winstone, Reece, 1909-1991--981:0060:0001

J. C. (John Courtenay) Trewin Literary File Finding Aid
(Last modified: 22 June 2007)

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