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This catalogue contains detailed records relating to the following collections:

  • Manchester School of Art Collection (artwork and objects)
  • Manchester Metropolitan University Library Poster Collection
  • Philip Granville Poster Collection
  • Schmoller Collection of Decorated Papers

Archive Collections:

  • Manchester School of Art Archive (institutional records)
  • Barnett Freedman Archive (artist’s private papers and developmental artwork)
  • Doreen Roberts Archive (developmental artwork)
  • Freeman O'Donoghue Photographic Collection (albums of 19th century architectural and topographic photography)
  • John Farleigh Archive (engraved woodblocks and developmental prints)
  • John Lawrence Archive (developmental artwork and proofs)
  • Leslie Wood Archive (developmental artwork and proofs)
  • Paul Hogarth Archive (private papers)
  • Peter Reddick Archive (developmental drawings, prints and sketch books)
  • Rigby Graham Archive (developmental artwork and proof prints)
  • Robin Jacques Archive (developmental artwork and proof prints)
  • Simon Lawrence and the Fleece Press Archive (records of book production, printing and publication)
  • Society of Wood Engravers Archive (records of the organisation)

For our book collections (including the Children’s books, Artists’ books, Book Design and Manchester Society of Architects collections) please search the Library catalogue
For the holdings of the North West Film Archive please search the NWFA catalogue.
* Not all the collections are accessible electronically.



Access Manchester Metropolitan University Special Collections Catalogue