Financial and trading data; post-war correspondence, 1949-1952; publications of the company, 1903, 1914 and no date; miscellaneous papers relating to a history of Germ Lubricants Ltd; reports and notes of M. Wells, 1890-1900; photograph of Germ Lubricants Works.
Papers of the Henry Wells Oil Company/Germ Lubricants Ltd
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
No details available. The Henry Wells Oil Company was connected with Henry Wells Oil Company in some way.
The Modern Records Centre uses a classification scheme. For further details of the scheme, see http://www.warwick.ac.uk/services/library/mrc/mrcclass.shtml. It is compatible with ISAD(G): General International Standard Archival Description (2000).
Conditions Governing Access
There are no restrictions on access to these papers.
This collection was deposited in the Centre by the Chairman of the Michael Beecham Group of Companies in 1979.
Other Finding Aids
A copy of this collection-level description is available in paper format in the Centre's searchroom. A file level catalogue is also available in paper format in the Centre's searchroom, at the National Register of Archives in London and in Chadwyck-Healey's National Inventory of Documentary Sources.
Authority records exist for the Henry Wells Oil Company (GB 152 AAR2198) and the Germ Lubricants Ltd (GB 152 AAR2199).
Conditions Governing Use
There are no restrictions on the use of this archive, apart from the requirements of copyright law.
This collection has been weeded for duplicates.
Further deposits are not expected.