The Morrab Library Collection contains 125 years of visual records of Dramatic Events - historic happenings, civic events, shipwrecks, portraits and townscapes - the work of Penzance-based artist photographers, brothers William Richards and Ernest Richards. An exhibition based on this collection, with annotated catalogue, was held at Penlee House, Penzance, January-March 2006.
In 2011, further photographs by the Richards Brothers, were included in the Penlee House Exhibition, 'The Marvellous Everyday', as curated by Jeremy Rice.
2006: Penlee House, Penzance, Jan-March
2011: Penlee House, 'The Marvellous Everyday'
Cornwall Online Census Project-1891
Hardie(2009) Artists in Newlyn and West Cornwall (p308)
Morrab Library Photographic Archive Catalogue list
J Rice (2011) Curator's selection: 'The Marvellous Everyday' Exh Cat
C Thomas (1988) Views and Likenesses