Account book, Jan 1806-Feb 1817, containing details of the sale of wheat, wool and the raw materials needed for tanning leather and leatherworking, as well as wages to servants and workmen, loans and rents. Among nine loose items enclosed in the volume are a letter stamped at Roanne on 1 Jul 1831 to Claude Marie Chartre, 'Proprietaire a Cremeaux', and a fragment of another letter to the same person, who may have been the compiler of the accounts.
Account book, leather tanning
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- ReferenceGB 96 MS 742
- Dates of Creation1806-1817
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialFrench
- Physical Description1 volume containing 141 leaves
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Given by André Simon, via the British Records Association, in 1969.
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11" x 7½"
Compiled by Sarah Aitchison as part of the RSLP AIM25 Project.
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