Further legal papers

Part of:
Wellcome Foundation Ltd
  • Archives and manuscripts

Collection contents

About this work


Includes papers concerning:
Catherine McNicol v Burroughs Wellcome & Co (alleged poisoning through mis-labelling);
Rex v George Thomas Millership and James Midford Millership (fraud on Burroughs Wellcome & Co);
"Glasgow Spy Case" (Official Secrets Act prosecution - code concealed in Burroughs Wellcome & Co notebook).

Also, a file of notes on the poaching of various members of staff by Jessie Boot (1915);
a file on "British Assets in America" during wartime - UK Treasury policy and its impact on Burroughs Wellcome & Co (USA) Inc;
documents concerning insurance policies for properties in Montreal;
and several files relating to the Insulin Enquiry (co-operative action with other manufacturers to ensure adequate insulin supply during wartime).



Physical description

33 files

Copyright note

Copyright assigned to the Wellcome Trust

Ownership note

Please see main WF collection description (ref. 'WF').

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