MC:F29/3/X3 Greene’s Ephemera relating to Burial Services
A collection of printed admittance cards and Orders of Service for funerals in Oxford for the period 1896–1907.
MC:F29/3/X3/1 3 June 1896
Order of service for the funeral of Rev. John Fisher D. D. (F. 1836-96)
MC:F29/3/X3/2 26 Oct. 1900
Notice of burial service for Patrick Brownrigg (d.1900).
MC:F29/3/X3/3 2 Feb. 1901
Special service held at the time of the funeral of Queen Victoria.
MC:F29/3/X3/4 21 Dec. 1904
Order of service for a funeral (name unknown). In the top left-hand corner of the card Greene has written the initials ‘A.M.B’.
MC:F29/3/X3/5 28 Nov. 1905
Order of service for the funeral of John Scott Burdon-Sanderson (F. 1882-95).
MC:F29/3/X3/6 28 Nov. [no year]
Admittance card for the funeral, presumably, of John Scott Burdon-Sanderson .
MC:F29/3/X3/7 15 Feb. 1907
Order of service for funeral of Henry Francis Pelham, Camden Professor of Ancient History at Trinity College Oxford.
Handwritten order for leaving the chapel after a funeral (unknown and undated).
MC:F29/3/X3/9 21 May [no year]
Card invitation to the funeral of Professor Chandler, presumably the classical scholar Henry William Chandler (d. 16 May1889). .
Memorial and burial service for the legendary Magdalen rower Hugh Benjamin Cotton (17 May 1871– 22 October 1895). The printed memorial is a reprint from the Oxford Magazine for 30 October 1895, and the front cover is signed ‘Herbert W. Greene, 1895’. The small service booklet records that Cotton was buried at Millband Church in Sussex. (2 items)
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