County Borough of Huddersfield: Jubilee Handbook (1897)



A download PDF version of the “County Borough of Huddersfield: Jubilee Handbook“, published in 1897 by the Advertiser Press Limited of Huddersfield.

The 352 page PDF was prepared from an original copy of book and the text is fully searchable.

The handbook contains:

  • “Huddersfield” by D.F.E. Sykes (pages 9-265)
  • Celebration of Her Majesty’s Diamond Jubilee (pages 267-280)
  • Programme of the Proceedings in connection with the Diamond Jubilee Rejoicings (pages 281-303)
  • The Diamond Jubilee: An Illustrated Record of Queen Victoria’s Reign of 60 Years (32 pages)
  • around 150 pages of advertisements for local companies

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A sample PDF which includes the initial indexes and a small selection of random pages can be downloaded here if you’d like to “try before you buy”.