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 related to early development of aircraft in Manchester consists 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

Related people

Details

Extent:
0.1 Linear metres
Identifier:
YA1997.36
Subject:
Road Transport, Civil Aviation
Access:
Access is given in accordance with the Museum of Science and Industry's access policy. Material from this collection is available to researchers through the Museum's Archive Study Area.