Correspondence and other papers concerning the Samlesbury Estate and other Booth Charity properties

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 418 Booth/2/3/2/18
  • Dates of Creation
      1909-1952
  • Physical Description
      3 bundles

Scope and Content

This large bundle has been broken down into 3 smaller bundles.

/18 i: includes papers concerning The Crescent properties (no. 6); copy of a lease of land and a building at Irwell Place, Salford between the Trustees of the Booth Charities and Wilson & Wilkinson Ltd., with plan, 1848, (no. 8); details of Piccadilly property (no. 19) and Dale Street, Manchester (no. 22); newspaper cuttings from The Evening Chronicle, 23 June 1949, concerning "voluntary effort", The Salford City Reporter, 14 Oct 1919, concerning "the millions lying idle in old charitable funds and trusts", and ?The Manchester Guardian, concerning the "registration of Homes for [the] Aged" (no. 15).

25 items

/18 ii: Correspondence and other papers concerning Booth Charity business, including papers relating to various Booth Charity properties such as Brewer Street (no. 1), Paton Street (no. 16) and Dale Street (no. 23).

25 items

/18 iii: Correspondence and other papers concerning Booth Charity business, with a colour plan of 19 Paton Street (no. 6).

10 items