Item MS 66/11/1 - File: Abertay Paper Sacks Ltd., Correspondence and papers relating to the formation of the company

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MS 66/11/1


File: Abertay Paper Sacks Ltd., Correspondence and papers relating to the formation of the company


  • 1949-1951 (Creation)

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Abertay Paper Sacks Ltd, Dundee was set up in 1949, with an agreement between Paper Sacks Ltd and C Davidson & Sons Ltd, Aberdeen, re manufacture. Both Low & Bonar and Jute Industries Ltd had commercial (sales) connections with the firm but it was short-lived.

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Includes: draft copies of agreement between C. Davidson & Sons Ltd., and Paper Sacks Limited concerning the manufacture and sale of Multiwall Paper Bags and other products, 1950; agreement between Jute Industries Ltd. and Low & Bonar Ltd. as to the conduct of sales inter se of products of Abertay Paper Sacks Ltd. [Typescript] [3pp]


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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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MS 66/11/1

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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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