Records of A. J. Jacobs and Sons, 1914-[1950s], including lists of pawned items and pawners, 1914-1938; records of ticket numbers and loan amounts, 1921-1938; ticket counterfoils, 1923-1929; order book, 1948-1950; letters and receipts, 1921, [1940s]-[1950s]; pawn tickets and bills, 1938-1942; record of horse gambling, 1925.
A. J. Jacobs and Sons, Pawnbrokers, Newport, Records
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
A. J. Jacobs and Sons was a pawnbroker business based in Newport, Monmouthshire, in the first half of the 20th century.
Usual Gwent Record Office conditions apply.
Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Gwent Record Office, Catalogue of the Records of Messrs A. J. Jacobs and Sons, Pawnbrokers, Newport.
Other Finding Aids
Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Gwent Record Office, the National Library of Wales and the National Register of Archives.
Conditions Governing Use
Usual copyright regulations apply
All records have been retained
Accruals are not expected