Account book. Entries begin in January 1789. 56 pages. Also includes 5 bank receipts from Goslings Bank. Contemporary vellum cover with inscriptions "Jonathan Michie" and "Goslings Bank".
Wine merchant manuscript accounts
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 96 MS1237
- Dates of Creation1789 - 1802
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 octavo notebook 5 receipts
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Jonathan Michie had premises at 35 Craven Street, Strand. He was a member of the Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufacture and Commerce from 1786 until 1791. Michie formed a partership with his brother John Michie (1720-1788), a director of the East India Company. After John Michie's death, Jonathan Michie had sole responsibility for the wine business.
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