Contents and Arrangement

Receipt from John James for payment received from Mrs. H.B. Heelis, 1935 September 25

1 item

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

Receipt from photographer John Jameson for 2 mounted 8x10 enlargements, 2 mounted 8x6 enlargements, 18 postcards, and postage. Sent from Penrith to Beatrix Potter at Castle Cottage, Ambleside. Subject of photographs not known, but probably livestock.


The eight photographs of Bertram's paintings are followed by the Heelis receipts.

Collection History


No materials were separated during 2006 processing.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Charlotte Whelan in June 2006. Finding aid written by Robert Lee Brutus III on July 30, 2006 and edited by Allison Hughes in February 2017.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

Permission to use the collection must approved by the Cotsen staff.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to digitize or photograph materials from the collection must be granted by the Cotsen curator. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Permission to publish material from the collection must be requested from the Associate University Librarian for Special Collections. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright. More detailed information can be found on the Copyright, Credit and Citations Guidelines page on our website. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us through the Ask Us! form.

Credit this material:

Receipt from John James for payment received from Mrs. H.B. Heelis; Lloyd E. Cotsen Collection of Potter Family Photographs, COTSEN5, Cotsen Children's Library, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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The Beatrix Potter Collection of Lloyd Cotsen. Cotsen Occasional Press: 2004.

Potter family
Potter, Beatrix, 1866-1943.
Potter, Rupert, 1832-1914