file HIR/1/1 - [H.I. Rowntree] Notebook

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[H.I. Rowntree] Notebook


  • c 1869-1877 (Creation)

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This notebook includes notes relating to processes of manufacture, costs, methods of other firms (including Epps and Cravens); and details of experimental mixings, packing and supplies of ingredients .It also contains copy letters received (on similar subject matter). At the other end of the volume there is: York Election Petition Fund Central Committee meeting minutes, 3 February 1889 (Joseph Rowntree in the Chair); a Ledger of H.I. Rowntree in account with H.I. Rowntree and Co, July 1869-December 1869; lists of debts owing by H I Rowntree, July 1869-December 1869; a list of customers, by region with amount of purchases from Rowntrees, January 1870; and notes from J.A. Bevington and Richard Wilson on various subjects.


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