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John Passmore Edwards

1823-1911

 

passmoreedwards.org.uk

Libraries, Schools, Museums & Art Galleries
After campaigning for the adoption of the Free Libraries Acts, Passmore Edwards went on to fund the building of Libraries throughout the East End. Not satisfied with this he also funded public art galleries and technical schools and was a significant benefactor of the London School of Economics

Whitechapel Free Library & Museum
South London Technical Institute
Kingsland Road Library, Shoreditch
Acton Free Library
South London Art Gallery
St George's in the East Free Library
St Bride's Technical Reference Library
Borough Road Free Library, Southwark
Hammersmith Free Library
East Ham Free Library
Nunhead Free Library
West Ham Museum
Edmonton Free Library
Passmore Edwards Hall, London School of Economics
Dulwich Free Library
Limehouse Free Library
Passmore Edwards Settlement, Bloomsbury
Poplar Free Library
Whitechapel Picture Gallery
Plaistow Free Library
Hoxton Free Library
 
Camberwell Free Library
 

acknowledgements

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