The record is incomplete, being sixteen leaves of a household account book of a Mrs Youles (nolonger living in 1864). On the cover is the date 1864 but the surviving papers refer to the period1861-January 1862. The account primarily lists foodstuffs but also includes other domesticrequirements such as matches and newspapers. It is divided into three columns recording the date ofpurchase, the produce, and the cost.
Household accounts of Mrs Youles, 1861-1864
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- ReferenceGB 159 MS 458
- Dates of Creation1861-1862
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description1 item
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Administrative / Biographical History
No information is known about Mrs Youles or her place of origin.
No archival arrangement has been necessary.
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The collection was accessioned by the University of Nottingham's Department of Manuscripts andSpecial Collections in February 1988.