George Wostenholm and Son Ltd, cutlery manufacturers records.
Records left behind when Washington Works was closed. A miscellaneous collection. (Donation 1974). Records including:
Agreements about shares, trademark (I X L) etc. 1870-1890.
American letter book 1895-1896; papers concerning overseas trading 1914-1952.
Price lists issued by various cutlery unions 1843-1920 and typewritten lists 1940-1950.
Individual wages records of internal employees on piecework, and outworkers 1914-1954.
Volume of forms for agreed deductions from wages of workmen, who had borrowed from George Wostenholm, 1860-1884.
Correspondence re cutlery working party 1946, with Cutlery Manufacturers' Association; letters from Board of Trade, 1935-1947.