For Further Reading: Children & Childhood
Annual Report of the Manchester Art Museum. Manchester, 1897-1898.
"City of Manchester Art Gallery Catalogue of the Permanent Collection of Pictures in Oil & Water Colours with Descriptive Notes and Illustrations" 1907
Horsfall, Thomas. The Study of Beauty and Art in Large Towns: Two Papers by T.C. Horsfall, With an Introduction by John Ruskin, D.C.L., LL.D., Honorary Student of Christ Church, and Honorary Fellow of Corpus-Christi College. London: Macmillan and Co., 1883.
_______. The Improvement of the Dwellings and Surroundings of the People: The Example of Germany. Supplement of the Report of the Manchester and Salford Citizens’ Association for the Improvement of the Unwholesome Dwellings and Surroundings of the People. Manchester: The University Press, 1904.
Whitehouse, John Howard."A Catalogue of Pictures in the Childrens Room of the Manchester Art Museum and University settlement qith an Introduction on Pictures for children" Manchester, 1909.
Harrison, Michael. "Art and Philanthropy: T.C. Horsfall and the Manchester Art Museum." in City, Class, and Culture: Studies of Cultural Production and Social Policy in Victorian Manchester, edited by Alan J. Kidd and K.W. Roberts, 120-147. Manchester University Press, 1985.