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Collection Description

Collection Title
Argyll Rooms (1807-1837)
A scrapbook of programmes and performance ephemera from the Argyll Rooms 1807 to 1837. The collection also includes material from the New Argyll Rooms. The collection contains programmes as well as newspaper cuttings, pictures and maps. The collections includes material from play readings, oratorios, concerts, exhibitions and various entertainments. The earliest programmes in the collection date from 1812: there are two programmes which relate to concerts given on 27/04/1812 and 24/06/1812.

The collection is loosely arranged chronologically.
Date range of collection
1807 - 1837
Accumulation Dates
Suggested Audience
Not Specific
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Location Details

Royal College Of Music, Library
London SW7 2BS
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020 7591 4723
Visiting Information
Mon-Fri by appointment
Building Information
The CPH collections now form part of the RCM Library. The majority of the concert programme collections are stored off-site so you need to request items before arriving. Requests for programmes are processed on Thursday for delivery to the library the following week. The Library itself is open Monday to Friday during term times and Tuesday to Friday during vacations. We can advise you about our hours when you contact us.
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NEW CONTACT DETAILS: 020 7591 4723; [email protected]
For details of other collections held at the same location: See the location record

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Associated Collection(s)
Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council