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Collection Level Description: Records of Bilson & Friendship Ltd., Pharmacists

Reference: MSS. Top. Hants. c. 8-60
Title: Records of Bilson & Friendship Ltd., Pharmacists
Dates of Creation: 1878-1952
Extent: 53 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Bilson & Friendship Ltd. were a firm of pharmacists in Bournemouth, Hampshire, known as Thomas W. Atkins until 1885, then as Frederick E. Bilson and finally as Bilson & Friendship Ltd.

Scope and Content

Records of Bilson & Friendship Ltd., consisting of:

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The records were bought from Mrs G. Brown (Eynsham Antiques) in 1970.

Access Conditions

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Further Information

Finding Aids

M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. II, nos. 54311-63.

Access Points


Bilson & Friendship Ltd

Bournemouth (England)

Hampshire (England)

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