Letters

Scope and Content

Correspondence, arranged alphabetically and in chronological order as listed below. The anonymous letters are malicious attacks on employees, especially with regard to women.

  • Anonymous letters (4)
  • Ballingall & Read, of Glasgow, Scotland (1)
  • Barclay & Pollock, of Paisley, Scotland (1)
  • Barker, Hadfield & Co., of Edge Lane Colliery, Oldham, Lancs (2)
  • Bell, John, & Co., of Belfast, Ireland (19)
  • Bernoulli, John, of London (1)
  • Blaydes, Loft, Gee & Co., of Hull, Yorks (3)
  • Boulton & Watt, of Soho, Birmingham, Warw (2)
  • Briddon, John, of Manchester, Lancs (1)
  • Byers, William & Brigs, Robert, of Belfast, Ireland (5)
  • Cartledge, Samuel, of Nottingham (18)
  • Cochran, Robert & Samuel, of Bolbriggan, Ireland (1)
  • Cope, Joseph, of Matlock, Derbs (5)
  • Crook, John, of Bolton, Lancs (1)
  • Dawson, John & Molineux, of Manchester, Lancs (2)
  • Duckworth, Chippindall & Denison, of Manchester, Lancs (1)
  • Edge, John, of Manchester, Lancs (1)
  • Evans, Walter, & Co., of Derby (8)
  • Ewing, William, of Belfast, Ireland (2)
  • Fazy, John, & Co., of London & Manchester, Lancs (6)
  • Finlay, James, & Co., of Glasgow, Scotland (1)
  • Gledhill, Thomas, of 10 Jersey Street, Manchester, Lancs (1)
  • Gray, B. & J., & Co., of Liverpool, Lancs (3)
  • Grays, Wilson & Co., of Liverpool, Lancs (1)
  • Hamilton, Hill, of Belfast, Ireland (15)
  • Hannay, George, of Bangor, Ireland (1)
  • Hargreaves, John, of Manchester, Lancs (1)
  • Hill, William, of Salford, Lancs (1)
  • Hodgson & Miller, of Liverpool, Lancs (5)
  • Holden, W., of London (1)
  • Houldsworth, Henry, of Glasgow, Scotland (1)
  • How, John & Thomas, of Green Castle, Belfast, Ireland (14)
  • Hunter, John, of Belfast, Ireland (4)
  • Kelly, William, of Glasgow, Scotland (1)
  • Lowe, George, of London (4)
  • McGavin, Robert, & Co., of Glasgow, Scotland (37)
  • McGhie, John, of Castle Hill, Dumfries, Scotland (1)
  • Macnab, Archibald, of Glasgow, Scotland (5)
  • McNair, Thomas, of Glasgow, Scotland (2)
  • Marsden, George, of Liverpool, Lancs (62)
  • Matthie, Hugh, of Liverpool, Lancs (1)
  • Mellor, John, of Holymoorside, Derbs (23)
  • Pearson, Thomas, of Manchester, Lancs (1)
  • Pemberton, John H., of Liverpool, Lancs (15)
  • Philips & Lee, of Salford, Lancs (1)
  • Plant, Thomas, of Retford, Notts (3)
  • Railton, Robert Graham, & Co., of London (33)
  • Rapp, John, of London (3)
  • Rathbone, William & Richard, of Liverpool, Lancs (1)
  • Reid & Cavart, of Belfast, Ireland (7)
  • Richardson, Ralph & Thomas, of Dublin, Ireland (2)
  • Ride, Richard, of 7 Back Square, Manchester, Lancs (1)
  • Robinson, James, of Papplewick, Notts (1)
  • Rothwell, Edward, of Carlisle, Cumb (1)
  • Sandau, Barnard von, of London (1)
  • Sandford, W., of Manchester, Lancs (1)
  • Shakeshaft, William, of Chowbent, Lancs (1)
  • Spencer, Gabriel, of Manchester, Lancs (1)
  • Spitta, Molling & Co., of London (6)
  • Stow, William, of Paisley, Scotland (3)
  • Strutt, W.G. & J., of Derby (1)
  • Towle, Thomas, John & Benjamin, of Draycott, Derbs (23)
  • Ward, Robert, of Carlisle, Cumb (1)
  • Whitehead, William, of Manchester, Lancs (1)
  • Whiteley, John, of Halifax, Yorks (2)
  • Widmer, -, (1)
  • Widow, Welsh & Sons, of Manchester, Lancs (1)
  • Wilson & Harris, of Nottingham (1)