Tommy Green Collection
Title: The Tommy Green Collection
Scope: This collection contains documents relating to fairgrounds collected by Tommy Green including photographs, paintings, manuscripts, correspondence, newspaper cuttings, cash books, programmes from Tydesley Wakes and plans of Bolton Fairs. Included in the collection are the Burrell photographs.
Extent: 1 box, 5 plans, 3 files
Name of creator: Tommy Green
Administrative / biographical history: Tommy Green is a showman and fairground researcher with a long tradition in the Lancashire Section of the Guild. He is a keen writer and produces regular articles for the fairground journals as well as producing a book on his family roots with the Mitchell family.
Source: Donated by Thomas W. (Tommy) Green
System of arrangement: Catalogued by type
Subjects: Fairgrounds, Transport, Travelling Entertainment, Showpeople, Business
Conditions of access: Items are available to view by appointment in the NFA reading room
Copyright: Copies may be supplied or produced at the discretion of National Fairground Archive, subject to copyright law and condition of the material
Finding aids: Photographs available on NFA digital. Online finding aid available here