Endless web: John Dickinson & Co. Ltd. 1804-1954

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    Authors & editors

    Evans, Joan [Author]

    Publisher Jonathan Cape
    Year of publication 1955

    English (main text)

    Medium Book

    Manufacturing > Paper
    People and communities > People, families & firms
    Economics & commerce > Specific companies


    Scope & contentA comprehensive and pictorial history of the company and family of John Dickinson & Co., paper makers at Aspley and Nash Mills paper mill on the River Gade in Hertfordshire. The story is also closely linked with the families of the Pratt Barlow and Evans. The chief source of information to the author were a set of family diaries and journals. The appendices contain extensive lists of named employees and their occupations at Nash Mills, Croxley Mill, Aspley Mill, Home Park Mills, Batchworth Mill, Frogmore Mill, Two Waters Mill and at the office in Paddington, London.End papers: The Dickinson pedigree family tree and a map of the Dickinson overseas branches and factories.

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    Accession no. 229989

    • Shelf location: R 502.64-EVA
    • Donor: Donated by Hugh Howes