H.K. Lewis & Co. Archives

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Contains: ledgers, minute books, agenda books, letter books, registers, account books, other books, balance sheets and accounts, share certificates, articles of association, correspondence, miscellaneous, plans, pictures, photographs, and printed items.

Administrative / Biographical History

H.K.Lewis & Company Ltd was founded in 1844 as medical publishers and booksellers. The firm occupied 136 Gower Street and 28 Gower Place. In 1989 the business was purchased by Pentos.

Conditions Governing Access

Accessible to all registered researchers

Acquisition Information

Deposited on permanent loan to the Library in November 1989

Other Finding Aids

Handlist