Records of Blackie & Son (Canada) Ltd, publishers, 1926-c1960 , Ontario, Canada

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

  • Legal papers 1924-1926
  • Register of seals 1926-1951
  • Ledger 1926-1960
  • Journal 1926-1960

Administrative / Biographical History

Blackie & Son (Canada) Ltd was formed in 1926 as a subsidiary of Blackie & Son Ltd , publishers, Bishopbriggs, Glasgow, Scotland. The firm was based in the province of Ontario, Canada but was registered in Scotland. Unlike the India and Australasia Blackie subsidiaries the company was not associated with the Gresham Publishing Co Ltd . The firm was still functioning in 1960.

Source: GB 248 UGD 061/10/1/7, 22: Notes on company history

Arrangement

The material is arranged into series as shown in the scope and content. Within series, items are generally arranged chronologically.

Conditions Governing Access

Open

Acquisition Information

Deposit : Company Secretary, Blackie & Son Ltd : November 1974

Other Finding Aids

Digital file level list available in searchroom

Manual file level list available at the National Registers of Archives in Edinburgh (NRA(S)1751 and 2501) and London (NRA21851)

Alternative Form Available

No known copies

Conditions Governing Use

Applications for permission to quote should be sent to the University Archivist

Reproduction subject to usual conditions: educational use & condition of documents

Appraisal Information

This material has been appraised in line with standard GB 248 procedures

Custodial History

Held by Blackie & Sons Ltd, publishers, Bishopbriggs, Glasgow, Scotland

Accruals

None expected

Related Material

GB 248 UGD 061 Records of Blackie & Son Ltd

GB 248 UGD 061/10/1 Records of Gresham Publishing Co Ltd

GB 248 UGD 061/10/2 Records of Blackie & Son (India) Ltd

GB 248 UGD 061/10/4 Records of Blackie & Son (Australasia) Ltd

GB 248 UGD 061/10/5 Records of Abelard Schuman Ltd

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