Huddersfield Foreign Library Society Archive
The collection records the names and literary interests of immigrants to Huddersfield, mostly from Europe, in the mid nineteenth century and comprises the administrative documents including letters, minutes of meetings, membership records including subscription books, membership cards, receipts, fines, balance sheets, catalogues, letters and advertising documents.
1851-1870Including first General Meeting 5th April 1851, Rules for management of the Society, List of Subscribers.
1851-1870Documents relating to the membership of the Foreign Library including subscribers, members tickets subscription list.
1851-1870Includes receipts, fines,cash book and Treasurers records.
Book Stock Item
1851-c1860Includes catalogues and rules, lists of missing books, suggestion for books and book review
1851-1871Includes letters and letters from letter book individually conserved.
Advertising Documents Series
1855-1860Items relating to annual meeting 1855, details of subscription, addendum to catalogue.