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Organisation: York & Son, slide manufacturer

Historical details of this organisation
Trade mark of York and Son

'Snake' trade mark used from 1890

Full name
York & Son
Short name
York & Son
Main area of activity
slide manufacturer
Date of foundation
c.1870
Date of winding-up
1907
Main period and nation of relevant activity
N/A, England
Related organisations

employed as agent T.H. McAllister

associated with Alabaster, Passmore & Sons

associated with J. Tamblyn

business taken over by York & Sons

employed as agent Radiguet & Massiot

Known locations
Known date(s)
Connection
Location
People linked to this organisation

GREEN, E.T.  (fl. 1890s) – employee, 1895

KING, William  (c.1836-1913) – employee, 1891

YORK, Frederick  (1823-1903) – partner, 1870s-1896

YORK, William  (1855-1931) – partner, 1870s-1896

YORK, William  (1855-1931) – owner/proprietor, 1897-1900

Archive sources

London Gazette, 26757 (10 July 1896), p.3989

London Gazette, 27176 (23 March 1900), p.1990

London Gazette, 28084 (29 November 1907), p.8341.

References
John Barnes, The Barnes Museum: catalogue excerpts in NMLJ 1.2 (February 1979), p. 6
‘ A Bidefordian’, Keevil's lantern in OMLJ 8.102 (November 1897)
  –  makers of Keevil lantern
New apparatus in OMLJ 10.124 (September 1899)
  –  new slide sets
New apparatus in OMLJ 11.136 (September 1900)
  –  31st annual slide catalogue published
Notes in OMLJ 6.77 (October 1895)
  –  enforcing fixed wholesale price for slides
Notes in OMLJ 7.87 (August 1896)
  –  dissolution of partnership
Notes in OMLJ 11.130 (March 1900)
  –  slide sets on Transvaal War
Our visits: York & Son in OMLJ 6.76 (September 1895)
David Henry, York & Son: part 1 in NMLJ 3.1 (February 1984), pp. 12-17
David Henry, York & Son: part 2 in NMLJ 3.2 (December 1984)
Lucerna ID 1000444

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 20 May 2019

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