Business records of Robert Jowitt and Sons Limited

Scope and Content

Comprises: (1) General ledgers, 1775-1904; (2) Customers' ledgers, 1848-1904; (3) Colonial and bank ledgers, 1877-1904; (4) Interest accounts, 1876-94; (5) Status report books, 1881-1913; (6) Cash books, 1827-1907; (7) Analysis of sales and purchases, 1842-1909; (8) Letter books, 1802-59; (9) Private business, 1877-1909; (10) Private ledgers, 1806-1914; (11) Letters

Administrative / Biographical History

Robert Jowitt and Sons Limited, of 153 Sunbridge Road, Bradford, were wool merchants, top makers, wool combers, wool scourers, carbonisers, and fell mongers, established in 1776

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted


In English

Other Finding Aids

Described in Patricia Hudson, The West Riding wool textile industry: a catalogue of business records from the sixteenth to the twentieth century, 1975