- Cash book 1743-1759
Records of Alexander Shairp & Co, merchants, Glasgow, Scotland
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Alexander Shairp & Co was a group of merchants based in Glasgow, Scotland, engaged in trade with the West Indies and the American Colonies.
The arrangement of this material reflects the original order in which it was received
Conditions Governing Access
Loan : Thomson, Dickson & Shaw, WS and JA Campbell & Lamond, CS, Edinburgh : prior to 1966
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)1647) and London (NRA21083)
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Records deposited with Economic History Department, Glasgow University prior to 1966. Management of the collection was transferred to Glasgow University Archives in 1975.
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