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      GB/NNAF/P29533
Walker, Sir Emery (1851-1933) Knight

Gender: Male

Functions, occupations and activities
Process Engraver, Calligrapher and Typographical Expert. Worked at Typographic Etching Co., Farringdon (1873-1883); 1886 with Walter Boutall founded own firm known under the successive names of Walker & Boutall, Walker & Cockerell, and finally Emery Walker, Limited; 1900 with TJ Cobden Sanderson founded Doves Press, partnership ended 1909. Knighted 1930.

Thesaurus
CALLIGRAPHERS
TYPOGRAPHERS

Archival Resources
Number noted: 18

Correspondence with G B Shaw [Partly copy], 1889-1932
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add. 45347 f. 73; Add. 50512 f. 179; Add. 50514 f. 84; Add. 50515 f. 326; Add. 50517 f. 18; Add. 50519 f. 317v; Add. 50520 ff. 18, 34, 132, 183
Comments: Access by appointment only

Correspondence with Sir Sydney Cockerell, 1890-1926
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add. 52758 ff. 1-67
Comments: Access by appointment only

Letter to C F Shaw, 1912
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add. 56491 f. 89
Comments: Access by appointment only

Letter to S J Webb [Signed], 1908
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add. 50515 f. 155v
Comments: Access by appointment only

Letters, etc, to Miss May Morris [Mostly typewritten and signed], 1916-1924
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add. 45347 ff. 136b, 176; Add. 45348 f. 145
Comments: Access by appointment only

Minutes of Hammersmith Socialist Society [Autograph], 1884-1893
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add. 45891 passim-45894
Comments: Access by appointment only

Photographic portrait of R S Bridges, by O V A Morrell engraved by Sir E Walker, 1924
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add. 50529 f. 136
Comments: Access by appointment only

Signature, 1887
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add. 50944 ff. 116b
Comments: Access by appointment only

Correspondence, 1926-1928
Held at: Lambeth Palace Library
Document reference: Bell papers; 192, ff.125-32, 135-9, 146, 148-9, 152, 173-4
Other information: Papers of George Kennedy Allen Bell Bishop of Chichester 1883-1958 in Lambeth Palace Library
Comments: Letter of introduction and two passport sized photographs required

Correspondence with Lord and Lady Lovelace, 1904-21
Held at: Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections and Western Manuscripts
Document reference: Dep Lovelace Byron

Correspondence (25 letters) about engravings of portraits of C B Heberden and D Haig, 1909; 1922
Held at: Oxford University: Brasenose College Archives
Document reference: B256; B422; B487
Comments: Papers listed

Papers, 20th C
Held at: Private
Document reference: Various

Letter from, to Isidore Spielmann, 1909
Held at: Victoria & Albert Museum, National Art Library
Document reference: MSL/1999/2/2416
Comments: Access by appointment

Letter from, to May Morris, 19 February 1930
Held at: Victoria & Albert Museum, National Art Library
Document reference: MSL/1955/138/5
Comments: Access by appointment

Letter to, from Philip Webb, 1900
Held at: Victoria & Albert Museum, National Art Library
Document reference: MSL/1958/688/116
Comments: Access by appointment

Letters (2) from, to Wilfred Blunt, C Geffroy-Dechaume, 1913
Held at: Victoria & Albert Museum, National Art Library
Document reference: MSL/1958/690/221, 228
Comments: Access by appointment

Letters (8) from, to Sydney Cockerell, 1904-1917
Held at: Victoria & Albert Museum, National Art Library
Document reference: MSL/1957/697/24; MSL/1958/689/131; MSL/1958/690/94, 219, 223-4, 230-1
Comments: Access by appointment

Correspondence with May Morris, 1896-1933
Held at: William Morris Gallery


Date of creation: 07 November 2002, 14:42:55