Financial documents, 1802

Scope and Content

Contains:

Petition document regarding a debenture for securing £500 plus interest on the Drury Lane Theatre involving Joseph Richardson, Harvey Christian Combe, William Adam and Alexander Davison. Dated 4 February 1802. Hand written. 1 item.

Debenture for £500 and interest, secured on one fourth part of Drury Lane Theatre. Dated 1802. Printed. 1 item. Document folded.

Document concerning a debenture for £500 and interest secured on one fourth part of Drury Lane Theatre containing a proposal for enabling Joseph Richardson Esquire to ‘compleat’ the purchase of one quarter share of Drury Lane Theatre. Dated 1802. Hand written. 1 item.

Document signed by Sheridan detailing the appointment of a receiver. Contains two government tax seals and a red personal seal. Dated: 10 September 1802. Hand written. 1 item.

Details of expenditure for the season 1802-1803. Undated. Hand written. 3 items.

Correspondence relating to the appointment of Richard Wilson as Auditor of Drury Lane Theatre. Dated: 1802. Hand written. 4 items.

Correspondence from Henry Burgess relating to Drury Lane Theatre Deeds. Dated: 1802. Hand written. 3 items.

Claim letters dated 1802.