Photographs and Papers Relating to John Alcock

Made:
1903-1990
maker:
Alcock, John William
and
Empress Motor Car and Aviation Co Ltd

Collection of original and copied material, collected by Joseph Tonge of the Empress Motor Car company, and related to early development of aircraft in Manchester consisting of the following items;

Copy of Empress Motor Car & Aviation Co Ltd share certificate

Early driving licence

Thank you note sent out by the Alcock family following John Alcock's death

Early photographic prints for a Farman type aircraft and early aircraft engines

Hanriot Monoplane at Lark Hill

Postcard celebrating First UK Aerial Post service in 1911

Photographic portrait of Joseph Tonge

Notes and information on early aviation in North-West

Autographed photographic portrait of Jack Alcock in dress uniform

Details

Extent:
0.1 Linear metres
Identifier:
YA1997.36
Access:
Open access.