Business papers of Messrs William Wilson and Son, tartan manufacturers in Bannockburn.
Scope and Contents
This is the business archive of the firm, comprising incoming letters, orders, and receipts, from all parts of Britain and elsewhere, and drafts of a few of the firm's replies.
- Creation: 1778-1841.
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341 Volumes ; Each volume contains papers of various sizes, folio and under.
Language of Materials
The general arrangement of the series is chronological, and the letters for each year are grouped under the name of their town of origin; where several merchants write from the same town, they are arranged alphabetically within that group.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Presented, 1952, by John Telfer Dunbar, Fellow of the Society of Antiquiries (Scotland), Edinburgh.
For further papers of the firm see MSS.9662-9677.
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