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Society of Antiquaries. Statute book

Reference code
MSS/0756/A
Title
Society of Antiquaries. Statute book
Date
1718-1754
Level of description
series
Extent and format
ff. 191, 47. Folio.
Reversed calf binding.
Scope and content
'Book of the Statutes of the Antiquarian Society of London' (fol. 1, With signature of Alexander Gordon, Sec. SA).

Contents:-

(1) Statutes, 1 Jan. 1718 (heading signed by Alexander Gordon), with marginal notes relating to subsequent revisions, fols. 2-4v;-

(2) Subsequent orders, to 1737, fols. 5-7;-

(3) Statutes and Standing Orders, as amended 23 March 1737/8, fols. 8-10v;-

(4) Names of Fellows, with dates of election, and many signatures, dated 1718-51 (the first ten signatures undated), fols. 11-18;-

(5) Original certificates, with signatures of supporters, 26 March 1741-28 Feb. 1754, laid down on fols. 19v-47v.
Creator
Society of Antiquaries of London
Previous reference number(s)
SAL/MS/756/A