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S.W. Silver & Co

List of necessaries for a civilian proceeding to [blank] : furnished by S.W. Silver & Co.

London : S.W. Silver & Co., [late 19th century]
Physical Description:
1 sheet ; 45 x 31 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2018 7i
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Archives & Manuscripts
Lithographed, on light blue paper.
Caption continues: "S.W. Silver & Co. Clothiers, outfitters and contractors, no. 66, 67 & 70 Cornhill, London, and St. George's Crescent, Liverpool (Emigrants fitting out warehouse no. 4 Bishopsgate St. within opposite the London Tavern). The outfit and cabin furniture for the voyage so arranged as to form a supply on arrival".
S.W. & Silver were active as early 1819 (based upon comtemporary advertisements). In the latter half of the 19th century, they were notable publishers of guides to British colonies, especially Australia, New Zealand, Canada, and South Africa.
Checklist. Includes clothing, furniture, accessories, linens and items for entertainment.
Subject Terms:
Clothing and dress -- Great Britain.
Furniture -- Great Britain.
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Emigration and immigration.
Great Britain -- Emigration and immigration.
S.W. Silver & Co.
Travel -- Great Britain.
Travelers -- Great Britain.
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