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Donald Brothers Ltd, linen, canvas and furnishing fabric manufacturers, Dundee

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Date: 1845-2011
  • Dundee, Angus
Functions, occupations and activities: Textiles > Linen and flax | Textiles > Canvas goods | Textiles > Household textiles
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/C102209 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/B3267 )
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
1845-2011: corporate records, pattern books, sales material, etc
Heriot-Watt University Heritage Service
NRA 43334
1880-1970: abstracts of accounts, reports, misc papers
Collection held privately: enquiries to National Register of Archives for Scotland
NRA 22997

See HMC Records of British business and industry 1760-1914 textiles and leather, 1990
1922-1937: 'Jacquard' sample books
Glasgow School of Art Archives
c1930: sample book
Victoria & Albert Museum, Department of Textiles and Dress
NRA 30151
c1930: embroidery template
Heriot-Watt University Heritage Service
See Annual Return 2012
c1950-1959: additional drawn designs
Heriot-Watt University Heritage Service
See Annual Return 2015