Business records of Wormalds and Walker Limited

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Comprises: (1) Letter books, 1823-64, about 175,000 outgoing letters with much information particularly on the American trade; (2) Order books, 1862-1913; (3) Cost books, 1876-87; (4) Purchase and sales ledgers, 1880-1900; (5) Private ledgers, 1810-70; (6) Private memoranda, 1847-92

Administrative / Biographical History

Wormalds and Walker Limited, of Dewsbury Mills, Dewsbury, were blanket manufacturers, established in 1811 as Hague and Cook

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted


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