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Locker (Edward Hawke) Papers
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Description
A collection of the papers of Edward Hawke Locker and, his son, Frederick Locker-Lampson.
Background
Edward Hawke Locker (1777-1849) was commissioner of Greenwich Hospital, a Fellow of the Royal Society, a watercolor artist, and author of Views in Spain (1824) and Memoirs of celebrated naval commanders (1832). His son, Frederick Locker-Lampson (1821-1895) was the author of London lyrics and collector of the Rowfant Library. Both men enjoyed the friendship of many prominent literary and artistic persons in England and Europe during the Victorian era.
Extent
8.19 Linear Feet (7 boxes)
Restrictions
The Huntington Library does not require that researchers request permission to quote from or publish images of this material, nor does it charge fees for such activities. The responsibility for identifying the copyright holder, if there is one, and obtaining necessary permissions rests with the researcher.
Availability
Open for use by qualified researchers and by appointment. Please contact Reader Services at the Huntington Library for more information.