Account Book of Joseph Gifford

Scope and Content

Account book containing private and business accounts of Joseph Gifford of Taunton, Somerset, gentleman.

Conditions Governing Access

The manuscript is available for consultation by any accredited reader.

Acquisition Information

Purchased by the John Rylands Library from Cornish and Barber Ltd in May 1940.


Description compiled by Jo Humpleby, project archivist.

Other Finding Aids

Catalogued in the Hand-List of the Collection of English Manuscripts in the John Rylands Library, 1937-1951 (English MS 961).


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