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Creator:
Osborn, Joseph (Draper)
Title:
[Billhead recording cloth purchases from Joseph Osborn, linen and woollen draper, Dunstable].
Alternate Title(s):
Bot. of George Osborn
Published/Created:
Dunstable : Joseph Osborn, [approximately 1850?]
Physical Description:
1 sheet ; 12 x 11 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Eph Hg 13
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Archives & Manuscripts
Notes:
Records the purchase of lissete and holland fabric, for bill of £0/9/7. Date and name of the buyer are unidentified.
"Bot. of George Osborn, linen & woollen draper, hosier, hatter and glover." The word "George" has been crossed through and replaced with "Joseph," in pen and black ink.
"Blankets sheetings, carpets, table linens &c., funerals furnished & every description of family mourning."
The will of George Osborn, of Dunstable, is dated 1851.
Completed in graphite.
Subject Terms:
Clothing and dress -- Great Britain.
Clothing trade -- Great Britain.
Drapery industry -- Great Britain.
House furnishings -- Great Britain.
Mourning clothing & dress.
Osborn, George (Draper)
Osborn, Joseph (Draper)
Woolen goods industry -- Great Britain.
Form/Genre:
Invoices.
Billheads.
Blank forms.
Ephemera.
Financial records.
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