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Organisation: Royal Polytechnic Institution, educational organisation

Historical details of this organisation
Full name
Royal Polytechnic Institution
Short name
Royal Polytechnic Institution
Main area of activity
educational organisation
Date of foundation
1838
Date of winding-up
1881
Main period and nation of relevant activity
N/A, England
Related organisations

business taken over by Polytechnic Institution, 1881

Known location
Known date(s)
Connection
Location
1838-1881
business address:
People linked to this organisation

CROFT, Dr Robert  (1826-1882) – director, 1870s

DARKER, Charles  (c.1841-1900) – employee, dates unknown

GREEN, E.T.  (fl. 1890s) – employee, dates unknown

MALDEN, B.J., F.R.G.S.  (1838-1933) – employee, 1870

MAY, William R.  (1835-1895) – employee, dates unknown

PEPPER, Professor J.H.  (1821-1900) – director, 1850-1860

STONE, John  (fl. 1860s-80s) – employee, 1864-1881

WILKIE, Edmund H.  (1857-1935) – employee, 1877-1880s

References
Aladdin: Lester Smith's Polytechnic slides in The ten year book (1986)
John Barnes, The Barnes Museum: catalogue excerpts in NMLJ 1.2 (February 1979), p. 4
T.C. Hepworth and J.H. Pepper (comp. Tony Dugdale), A brief history of the lantern in NMLJ 1.1 (April 1978), p. 5
Tony Dugdale, Introduction and editorial in NMLJ 1.1 (April 1978), p. 1
Edmund H. Wilkie, 'Late of the Royal Polytechnic Institution' (?) in OMLJ 12.143 (April 1901)
Old Polytechnic slides in OMLJ 5.59 (April 1894)
David Robinson, Polytechnic redivivus in NMLJ 8.1 (October 1996)
Edmund H. Wilkie, Professor Pepper: a memoir in OMLJ 11.133 (June 1900)
  –  J.H. Pepper's involvement with
Maurice Butler, Recollections of an old time lanternist in NMLJ 1.1 (April 1978), p. 6
Hermann Hecht, Some English magic lantern patents in NMLJ 2.2 (January 1982), p. 2
Lucerna ID 1000883

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 20 May 2019

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