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Creator:
Wimpory & Son (Firm : Manchester, England)
Title(s):

Billhead recording purchases by Mrs. Davenport from Wimpory & Son, ladies shoe makers, Manchester.

Additional Title(s):

Bought of Wimpory & Son, from London

Published/Created:
Manchester, approximately 1825.
Physical Description:
1 sheet ; 12 x 20 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
TS990 .W56 1825 Box
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Archives & Manuscripts
Notes:
"Bought of Wimpory & Son, from London. Ladies shoe makers, 8 St. Ann's Square."
"Where every article in their line is manufactured of the very best materials & in the first stile of fashion."
Completed in pen and black ink.
The firm of Wimpory & Son appears in the Manchester directory of 1825.
One billhead of Wimpory & Son, Manchester, ladies shoe maker, recording purchases made by Mrs. Davenport. Mrs. Davenport buys damask satin walking shoes and damask satin slippers totalling £1/19/0. Receipt of payment is recorded by S. Wimpory, July 2nd.
Subject Terms:
Clothing and dress -- Great Britain.
Clothing trade -- Great Britain.
Fashion -- Great Britain -- 19th century.
Footwear -- Trade and manufacture -- Great Britain.
Manchester (England) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Shoes -- Trade and manufacture -- Great Britain.
Wimpory & Son (Firm : Manchester, England)
Form/Genre:
Receipts (financial records)
Billheads.
Blank forms.
Financial records.
Ephemera.
Contributors:
Wimpory, S.
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