London Provident Institution

Scope and Content

Four large registers of depositors of the London Provident Institution recording depositor, address, occupation and age and sum deposited, 1821-1864, including volumes covering the following dates: Volume 1 (18 June 1821-30 Dec 1822), Volume 2 (1 Jan 1850-22 Apr 1851), Volume 3 (15 Sept 1858-15 Jan 1860), Volume 4 (29 Aug 1863-10 May 1864).

Administrative / Biographical History

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Access Information


Acquisition Information

Collected by C.W.F.Goss as part of the Institute's London Collection.

Other Finding Aids

Collection Level Description.

Archivist's Note

Entry compiled by Stefan Dickers.

Conditions Governing Use

Documents cannot be photocopied at present. Digital photography (without flash) is permitted for research purposes on completion of the Library's Copyright Declaration form and with respect to current UK copyright law.

Related Material

Other records concerning the London Provident Institution are held at the following repositories: London Metropolitan Archives: minutes, financial statements and reports (1816-1932); Guildhall Library: ledgers and rule books (1817-1899); Tower Hamlets Local History Library and Archives: register of depositors (1895- 1897).