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      GB/NNAF/B53831
Swaisland's Printing Co Ltd , Crayford, Kent, Calico and Silk Printers

Dates: Existed from 1812 to c1870

Functions, occupations and activities
Calico and silk printer

Thesaurus
TEXTILE WORKERS

Archival Resources
Number noted: 11

Pattern books (3), 1841-45
Held at: Maidstone Museum and Art Gallery
Document reference: 3-1961

Client ledger, later used to hold patterns, 1852-1856
Held at: Manchester Metropolitan University, Department of Textiles/Fashion
Comments: Part of the Downing Collection at Manchester Metropolitan University

Design book, 1838-1841
Held at: Manchester Metropolitan University, Department of Textiles/Fashion
Comments: Part of the Downing Collection at Manchester Metropolitan University

Notebooks (3) of Thomas Royle, colourist, 1857-1865
Held at: Manchester Metropolitan University, Department of Textiles/Fashion
Comments: Part of the Downing Collection at Manchester Metropolitan University

Pattern book, c 1821-1825
Held at: Manchester Metropolitan University, Department of Textiles/Fashion
Document reference: 'W' book, pattern nos. W1-W40
Comments: Part of the Downing Collection at Manchester Metropolitan University

Pattern book, c 1821-1825
Held at: Manchester Metropolitan University, Department of Textiles/Fashion
Document reference: 'X' book ; pattern nos. W1-W40
Comments: Part of the Downing Collection at Manchester Metropolitan University

Designs, samples, cutting department register, dye recipe book, account book, 18th C-19th C
Held at: Private

Pattern books, 1847-58
Held at: Royal College of Art
Document reference: HMC

Impressions (62) from copper pin blocks for printing textiles, Early 19TH C
Held at: Victoria & Albert Museum, Department of Designs, Prints and Drawings
Document reference: E259-320-1924
Other information: HMC Records of British business and industry 1760-1914 textiles and leather, 1990

Scrapbook of impressions for prints using wooden rollers, 18th C-19th C
Held at: Victoria & Albert Museum, Department of Designs, Prints and Drawings
Document reference: E229-1966

Rules for drawing shop, etc, c1845
Held at: Victoria & Albert Museum, National Art Library
Document reference: L774-1964, Box 3


Date of creation: 07 November 2002, 14:42:55