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SM Burroughs Correspondence [Henry Wellcome copy letters to SMB]

Date
2 Mar 1891
Reference
WF/E/01/03/13
Part of
Wellcome Foundation Ltd
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NOTE - Copy letters VERY FRAGILE - NOT TO BE PRODUCED FOR READERS [The starred items are in fragments].

2 Mar 1891, 32 page letter re quarterly results; employee expenses; malt performance; need for reduction of expense; SMB on holiday in Riviera; v. lengthy writing on purchase of Phoenix Mills, Dartford; partnership issues; employment of Walters and Hutton;
5 Jun 1891, 4pg re. disagreement with SMB re. menthol plasters
10 Aug 1891*, 2pg Henry Wellcome complained that SMB was associating the firm with political matters.
14 Aug 1891*, 2pg Henry Wellcome again complained that SMB was associating the firm with political matters - in particular public meetings on firms premises.
18 Sep 1891 re. SMB's absence and Henry Wellcome's trip to America in Dec 1891, payment by Wellcome, problem of firms finances 'frightful depletion of our net profits'.

Publication/Creation

2 Mar 1891

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1 Item

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Copyright assigned to the Wellcome Trust

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