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Swaisland's Printing Co Ltd, calico and silk printers

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Date: 1700-1900
Places:
  • Crayford, Kent
Functions, occupations and activities: Textiles > Textile finishing
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/C104827 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/B3831 )
Collections
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
1
early 19th cent: impressions (62) from copper pin blocks for printing textiles
Victoria & Albert Museum, Department of Designs, Prints and Drawings
See HMC Records of British business and industry 1760-1914 textiles and leather, 1990
2
18th cent-19th cent: scrapbook of impressions for prints using wooden rollers
Victoria & Albert Museum, Department of Designs, Prints and Drawings
3
c1845: rules for drawing shop, etc
National Art Library, Victoria & Albert Museum
4
18th cent-19th cent: designs, samples, cutting department register, dye recipe book, account book
Collection held privately: enquiries to The National Archives, Archives Sector Development
NRA 30807 GP & J Baker Ltd
5
1847-58: pattern books
Royal College of Art
NRA 32469 Royal Coll of Art
6
1841-45: pattern books (3)
Maidstone Museum and Bentlif Art Gallery