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Correspondence with tradesmen, 1867

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 6/745

Scope and Contents

Correspondence with tradesmen, including letters from booksellers; coal merchants; horologists; clock repairers; builders; chandlers; merchants; instrument makers; opticians; parcel carriers; chemists; journeymen; bookbinders; import agents; picture framers; slaters; the Kent Water Company; the Phoenix Gas Company; telegraph companies; and the South Eastern Railway. The letters cover various instructions; accounts; requests; invoices; receipts; bills; tenders; circulars; routine repairs; and adjustments and improvements to instruments. There are also notes by E. Dunkin, J. Glaisher and E.J. Stone.


  • Creation: 1867


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1 volume(s) (1 volume)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Finding aid date

2006-01-06 11:57:11+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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