Reference code(s): GB 0074 CLC/B/227-115
Held at: London Metropolitan Archives
Title: LEWIS, NATHANIEL AND BAILY, ALEXANDER (MERCHANTS AND SHIPPERS)
Level of description: Collection
Extent: One production unit.
Name of creator(s): Lewis and Baily | merchants and shippers
Business partners Nathaniel Lewis and Alexander Baily were merchants and shippers, based in Charleston, South Carolina, USA.
John Pope was a merchant, possibly of Bristol from internal evidence.
Scope and content/abstract:
Accounts ledger of Lewis and Baily, merchants and shippers, 1711-12; with accounts of John Pope, merchant, 1716-17.
ACCESS AND USE
Language/scripts of material: English
System of arrangement:
Conditions governing access:
Available for general access.
Conditions governing reproduction:
Copyright to this collection rests with the City of London.
Please see online catalogues at: http://search.lma.gov.uk/opac_lma/index.htm
Immediate source of acquisition:
Found in offices of Antony Gibbs, Sons and Co, Liverpool in 1909. Original provenance unknown. Deposited in the Manuscripts Section of Guildhall Library by Antony Gibbs and Sons in 1963. The Guildhall Library Manuscripts Section merged with the London Metropolitan Archives in 2009.
Rules or conventions: Compiled in compliance with General International Standard Archival Description, ISAD(G), second edition, 2000; National Council on Archives Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997.
Date(s) of descriptions: January to May 2011.