William C Scott, Wool Merchant and Skinner, Dundee
- 1845-1973 (Creation)
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1.33 linear metres
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The firm was established in 1843 and incorporated as a limited company in 1949.
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Ledgers 1845-1945; cash books 1939-1943; analysis books 1935-1943; purchase books 1922-1965; sales books 1895-1973; order books 1892-1939; miscellaneous papers 1852.
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Usually chronological within series.
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Open for consultation subject to preservation requirements. Access must also conform to the restrictions of the Data Protection Act (2018), General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR, 2018) and any other relevant legislation or restrictions. Clinical information is closed for 100 years.
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Reproduction is available subject to preservation requirements. Charges may be made for this service, and copyright and other restrictions may apply; please check with the Duty Archivist.
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Description compiled in line with the following standards: International Council on Archives, ISAD(G) General International Standard Archival Description; International Council on Archives, ISAAR(CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons, and Families; National Council on Archives, Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997
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