Letter Book

Scope and Content

Copies of letters sent from McConnel & Co. to various individuals. The recipients are listed below, with page numbers given in brackets. Some of the letters in this volume are faded.

  • Ador, Dassein, & Co., of Geneva, Switzerland (15, 16, 20)
  • Aine, Georges, of 19 Burnhill Row, London (61)
  • Aine, Geraud, of 19 Burnhill Row, London (68)
  • Alison, Richard, of Salthouse Dock, Liverpool, Lancs (11, 115, 228)
  • Ashton, George, of Genoa, Italy (193, 241)
  • Bain, of Altona, Germany (93, 163, 204, 262, 283, 307, 325)
  • Battersby, Joseph, of Manchester, Lancs (100, 133)
  • Bell, John, & Co., of Belfast, Ireland (11, 25, 36, 39, 52, 65, 74, 95, 121, 139, 144, 158, 165, 183, 190, 215, 222, 225, 242, 251, 266, 269, 280, 302, 319, 340)
  • Bellairs, George, of Leicester (23, 27, 30, 44, 61, 77, 89, 124, 125, 134, 151, 188, 216, 261)
  • Bolton, Ogden & Co., of Liverpool, Lancs (211)
  • Bottomley & Co., of Hamburg, Germany (87)
  • Bower, William, of Liverpool, Lancs (3, 5, 57, 71, 74, 78, 82, 83, 85, 90, 91, 95, 97, 103, 108, 114, 120, 123, 125, 128, 131, 142, 143, 145, 149, 155, 164, 166, 173, 177, 178, 181, 189, 191, 192, 218, 230, 233, 234, 257, 264, 267, 274, 279, 283, 286, 289, 292, 299, 305, 312, 314, 323, 334, 336)
  • Bown, Thomas, of Hunt Bridge, Matlock, Derbs (3, 28, 38, 43, 47, 57, 81, 107, 110, 144, 149, 156, 202, 294, 300)
  • Bridgett & Co., of Derby (14, 23, 47)
  • Brigs, R., of Belfast, Ireland (72, 76, 80, 132, 139, 150, 151, 182, 187, 262, 349)
  • Buckley, E., & Co., of Manchester, Lancs (24, 28, 30, 32, 36, 39, 45, 47, 50, 53, 92, 105, 110, 157, 161, 162, 202, 243, 245, 250, 257, 259, 290, 294, 297, 303, 304, 305, 324, 325, 330, 345)
  • Cameron, W., of Liverpool, Lancs (72, 140, 186, 265, 348)
  • Cartledge, Samuel, of Nottingham (26, 78)
  • Chambers, John, of Mansfield, Notts (198)
  • Churchwardens and Overseers of the poor, of Manchester, Lancs (38)
  • Clarkson, M., of Leicester (299)
  • Cocker & Higgins, Machine Makers, of Manchester, Lancs (106)
  • Courvoisier, Auguste, & Co., of Hamburg, Germany (33, 248, 300, 330)
  • Dechapeaurouge & Co., of Hamburg, Germany (26, 34, 43, 49, 55, 106, 167, 249, 294, 346)
  • Douner, C.F., of Brussels, Belgium (45, 59)
  • Duffield, John (310)
  • Evans, Walter, & Co., of Derby (32, 41, 50, 63, 64, 76, 81, 87, 93, 100, 110, 154, 161, 181, 187, 201, 208, 228, 231, 235, 236, 244, 262, 267, 271, 274, 285, 286, 288, 293, 302, 305, 312, 338, 343)
  • Fearne, Charles, of Conde, France (66, 203)
  • Frost, Mr, of Derby (300)
  • Gee, Loft & Co., of Hull, Yorks (24, 31, 37, 38, 46, 48, 51, 60, 92, 105, 112, 159, 165, 168, 206, 212, 243, 247, 258, 264, 283, 291, 295, 309, 325, 331)
  • Gill, George, of Nottingham (4, 7, 9-10, 13, 22, 31, 32, 35, 41, 44, 50, 56, 57, 60, 64, 67, 69, 70, 73, 79, 82-83, 86, 87, 89, 91, 96, 99, 101, 103-104, 109, 116, 117, 119, 120, 124, 129, 130, 132, 134, 139, 142, 147, 150, 152, 158, 159, 167, 168, 172, 176, 180, 182, 185, 186, 195, 197, 201, 206, 208, 212, 214, 216, 221, 222, 223, 224, 229, 231, 232, 234, 237, 238, 242-243, 247, 252, 253, 256, 259, 266-267, 268, 270, 272, 274, 276, 278, 280, 284, 288, 292, 295, 298, 301, 306, 311, 315, 317, 319, 320, 322, 327, 329, 331, 333, 335, 340, 341, 344, 348, 350)
  • Green & Wallroth, of London (55, 69, 155, 171, 235, 252)
  • Gregory, W., of St James Street, Nottingham (86)
  • Harrison, Joseph, of Liverpool, Lancs (54, 157, 213, 254, 293)
  • Heathcoat, William J., of Tiverton, Devon (181, 183, 190, 227)
  • Heiman, Mr, of London (77)
  • Heywood Brothers & Co., of Manchester, Lancs (138, 169, 185, 196, 214, 219, 225, 239, 251, 260)
  • Hindley, J.H., of Liverpool, Lancs (6, 7, 8, 29, 337, 338)
  • Hornby, John, of Prescot, Lancs (179)
  • Hunter, John & William, of Belfast, Ireland (35, 40, 52, 97, 111, 115, 140, 146, 164, 185, 232, 253, 263, 273, 291, 302, 319, 341)
  • Jackson, Thomas, of Salford, Lancs (40)
  • Kidd, W., of Stockport, Ches (145, 187, 345, 349)
  • Leech & Harrison, of Liverpool, Lancs (113, 128)
  • Lees, Samuel, Roller Maker, of Soho, Greenacres Moor, Lancs (334)
  • Lees, Thomas & Brothers, Cotton Merchants, of Manchester, Lancs (335)
  • Lingard, Mr (151)
  • Longsdon, John & William, of Charleston, U.S.A. (56, 71, 301, 313)
  • McConnell, William, of Belfast, Ireland (1, 27, 36, 62, 72, 77, 84, 127, 146, 200, 231)
  • McGavin, Robert, of Glasgow, Scotland (1, 10, 14, 28, 34, 42, 49, 54, 63, 75-76, 76, 88, 94, 117, 123, 130, 134, 141, 148, 154, 160, 170, 173, 179, 184, 189, 199, 207, 209, 213, 219, 223, 230, 234, 236, 238, 239, 244, 250, 255, 260, 268, 270, 273, 275, 278, 279, 282, 285, 286, 290, 297, 311, 314, 317, 318, 321, 322, 328, 332, 334, 339, 343, 347, 350)
  • Mainoir, Charles, & Co., of Geneva, Switzerland (15, 20)
  • Mallow, N., of Genoa, Italy (85)
  • Mellor, Joseph, of Well Spring House (21, 53, 58, 76, 107, 133, 148, 152, 174, 228, 256, 272, 329)
  • Miller, John, & Co., of Barnstaple, Devon (200)
  • Milne, Mr, Brass Founder, of Edinburgh, Scotland (277, 287)
  • Molyneux, Edward, of Liverpool, Lancs (263)
  • Moring & Co., of Hamburg, Germany (60, 163, 247, 309)
  • Moro, N.M., of Genoa, Italy (46, 192)
  • Muston, P.J., & Co., of Genoa, Italy (255)
  • Nightingale Grocer's Company (1, 8, 13, 16, 24, 33, 39, 40, 48, 51, 53, 63, 67, 71, 73, 75, 84, 88, 89, 93, 98, 106, 113, 116, 121, 122, 126, 128, 133, 140, 141, 144, 147, 150, 154, 157, 161, 162, 165, 168, 170, 171, 176, 178, 180, 183, 184, 186, 190, 198, 199, 207, 210, 213, 215, 217, 218, 220, 223, 227, 229, 230, 232, 235, 237, 238, 240, 244, 251, 252, 254, 256, 259, 263, 265, 269, 270, 272, 273, 275, 277, 278, 279, 281, 284, 285, 287, 289, 296, 297, 303, 308, 312, 313, 316, 318, 320, 321, 324, 326, 328, 329, 332, 333, 339, 340, 341, 342, 345, 346, 348, 350)
  • Ogden, Ferguson & Co., of New York, U.S.A. (5, 306, 324, 336)
  • Old Quay Company (118, 119, 322)
  • Pass, Edward, of Mossley, Lancs (100)
  • Peel, Robert, of Lightcliffe, Nr Halifax, Yorks (58-59)
  • Perkins & Heath, of Fleet Street, London (2, 21)
  • Quillacq, A., of Calais, France (240-241)
  • Redfern, W., of Rochdale, Lancs (19)
  • Reid, James, of Belfast, Ireland (12, 81, 115, 315, 289)
  • Reimann, F.W., of Berlin, Germany (248, 308)
  • Reuss, Ernest, of Half Moon Street, Manchester, Lancs (43)
  • Robinson, James, of Chesterfield, Derbs (102)
  • Robinson, William (101)
  • Salomon, Nathans, of Berlin, Germany (94, 163, 202, 261, 282, 307, 326)
  • Schadow, Julius, of Berlin, Germany (112, 138, 211, 258, 265, 304)
  • Shelton, M., of Nottingham (122)
  • Small, Thomas (2)
  • Smith, Benjamin, & Sons, of Salford, Lancs (217, 219)
  • Smith, Joseph, of Bank Street, Manchester, Lancs (80, 164, 261)
  • Spenser & Hall, of Macclesfield, Ches (317)
  • Sprüngli, Nicholas, of London (25, 65, 108, 136, 162, 203, 246, 290)
  • Stuart & Woodcock (135, 196, 224, 239)
  • Stuart, William (313)
  • Taylor, Hindle & Co., of Bolton, Lancs (153)
  • Taylor, P. (102)
  • Tempest, Thomas, of Little Eaton Mill, Derby (9, 41, 45, 51, 62, 68, 74, 92, 105, 126, 129, 136, 236, 246)
  • Thompson, J., & Co. (210)
  • Tingle, B., & Co., of Greenside, Nr Sheffield, Yorks (169)
  • Towle, Thomas, John & Benjamin, of Borrowash, Derbs (102, 111, 121, 126, 127, 172, 199, 210)
  • Trapmann, Lewis, of Charleston, U.S.A. (323)
  • Wallis, Thomas, of Loughborough, Leics (339)
  • Watson, Joseph, of Manchester, Lancs (26, 37, 46, 49, 52, 70, 90, 95, 118, 122, 137, 160, 167, 177, 194-195, 208, 214, 249, 257, 260, 284, 298, 310, 330, 349)
  • Weniger, Michael, of St Gallen, Switzerland (12-13, 29, 42, 55, 66, 98-99, 104, 137, 175, 205, 220, 249, 271, 320, 347)
  • Weyermann, Gaspard, of St Gallen, Switzerland (17, 18, 37, 99, 107, 135, 166, 204, 226, 245, 271, 296, 327, 331, 343)
  • Wheatley & Riste, of Leicester (149, 169, 175, 221, 226)
  • Whiteley & Sons, of Halifax, Yorks (171)
  • Wightman, James, of Crich, Derbs (156, 180, 217, 255, 269, 276, 316)
  • Wright, T., of Derby (80)
  • Unidentified/faded (59, 80, 113, 153, 184, 211, 298, 306, 314)