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1904 Edwardian Account Book between D. Hardie and J. Mumby Butcher, Manchester

£60.00

Product description

This is a completely unique item and a precious piece of history. It is the account book of D. Hardie with his butcher, J. Mumby. The book runs between 1904 and 1909. It gives a really special snapshot of Edwardian everyday life. For example, the final entry (March 1909) includes purchases of liver, steak and chops, along with the prices. The book shows during this month the Hardie family purchased items from the butcher about every 3 days. The address given for the butcher is 239 Bury New Road, Manchester.

Item details

Condition:
Used: very good
Country of origin:
GB
Period:
1904-1909
Type:
Document

About this item

This is a completely unique item and a precious piece of history. It is the account book of D. Hardie with his butcher, J. Mumby. The book runs between 1904 and 1909. It gives a really special snapshot of Edwardian everyday life. For example, the final entry (March 1909) includes purchases of liver, steak and chops, along with the prices. The book shows during this month the Hardie family purchased items from the butcher about every 3 days. The address given for the butcher is 239 Bury New Road, Manchester.

Condition:
Used: very good
Country of origin:
GB
Period:
1904-1909
Type:
Document

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