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Howard, Jewell & Co., Chemists, Stratford, Essex

Date
1809-1844
Reference
MS.7736
  • Archives and manuscripts


About this work

Description

11 letters sent to the manufacturing chemists' firm founded at Stratford, Essex, by the Quaker chemist and meteorologist Luke Howard F.R.S. (1772-1864). The letters, from different individuals in several parts of England, concern orders for various chemicals.

Publication/Creation

1809-1844

Physical description

1 file (11 items)

Acquisition note

Purchased from J.L.M. Gulley, London, April 1999, August 1999 and September 2000.

Related material

In the Wellcome Library:

MS. 7654 also comprises material relating to Howard, Jewell and Co.

The Hodgkin and Howard family papers (PP/HO) contain documentation relating to Luke Howard, the firm's founder.

Finding aids

Database description transcribed from Richard Aspin and Christopher Hilton's typescript supplement to S.A.J Moorat's Catalogue of Western Manuscripts

Languages

  • English


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