Banquet at Guildhall, on Monday 9.th November, 1874. The Right Honourable David Henry Stone, Lord Mayor. John Whittaker Ellis, Esq., Alderman, and James Shaw Esq., Sheriffs.Admit ..... No..... Arthur Taylor. Chairman.
Chromolithograph. 215 x 260mm. 8½ x 10¼".
Decorative ticket to the inauguration dinner held at the Guildhall, London for David Henry Stone (1812-1890) who served as Lord Mayor of London in 1874. He practiced as a solicitor and an attorney from 1839 until 1864. In 1867 he was appointed Sheriff of London and was then elected to Lord Mayor of London in 1874. He was Treasurer of the Honourable Artillery Company from 1880 to 1890. Includes images of Bassinghall manor house and the Guildhall library.
[Ref: 27003] £75.00