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KULLBERG, Victor (fl 1857)


Reference code(s): GB 0074 CLC/B/141

Held at: London Metropolitan Archives

Title: KULLBERG, Victor (fl 1857)

Date(s): 1857-1947

Level of description: Collection

Extent: 96 production units.

Name of creator(s): Kullberg | Victor | fl 1857 | watch maker


Administrative/Biographical history:

Victor Kullberg was a watch and chronometer maker, of 105 Liverpool Road, Islington (before 1869 known as 12 Cloudesly Terrace).


Scope and content/abstract:

Business archives of Victor Kullberg, watch and chronometer maker, comprising: operational and financial records, 1857-1947 (Ms 14537-42, 14546-54), and correspondence 1871-1930 (Ms 14543-4).


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement:

Records arranged by MS number, assigned during cataloguing at the Guildhall Library Manuscripts Section.

Conditions governing access:

Access only to holders of a History Card. Please see staff if you require a card. Access by written permission only.

Conditions governing reproduction:

Copyright to this collection rests with the depositor.

Finding aids:

Please see online catalogues at:


Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

Purchased by the Clockmakers' Company at an auction of the library of Professor David Torrens of Dublin. The Clockmakers' Company deposited them in the Manuscripts Section of Guildhall Library in 1973, together with the archives of other watch and clockmakers, as follows: Joseph Preston and Sons, watch, clock and chronometer makers, of Prescott, Lancashire; and E. Sills, watch and chronometer finisher, of 21 Foyle Road, Tottenham; and the lecture notes on watchmaking of Heinrich Otto. The Guildhall Library Manuscripts Section merged with the London Metropolitan Archives in 2009.



Archivist's note:

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.

Business records | Documents | Information sources
Clockmakers | Craft workers | Skilled workers | Workers | Personnel | People by occupation | People
Clocks | Time measuring instruments | Measuring instruments | Scientific equipment | Equipment
Horology | Metal industry | Manufacturing industry | Industry
Watches | Time measuring instruments | Measuring instruments | Scientific equipment | Equipment
Clocks x Time measuring instruments

Personal names
Kullberg | Victor | fl 1857 | watch maker

Corporate names

Islington (district) | Islington | London | England | UK | Western Europe | Europe