Personal business ledger of John Maude and Sons

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      GB 206 Business Archives MS Maude
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  • Physical Description
      1 vol. ([26], 355 pp.) and 2 loose sheets Paginated throughout, and with marbling on the endpapers. The word LEDGER is embossed in gilt lettering on the spine.

Scope and Content

Comprises accounts of named suppliers of goods and services giving their locations (mainly West Riding). Where specified, goods and services bought include oil, dyeing, carriage, and wool. Inserted in the volume is an invoice dated 20 Dec 1910 for Debenham Co.'s purchase of cream from the Company. Includes a thumb index.

Administrative / Biographical History

John Maude and Sons, of Barkisland Mill (1875), Bank House Mills, Stainland, near Halifax, were woollen manufacturers, established in early 1870s

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In English

Other Finding Aids

Described in Patricia Hudson, The West Riding wool textile industry: a catalogue of business records from the sixteenth to the twentieth century, 1975

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