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O'Brien family of Manchester, Grocers
O'Brien family of Manchester, Grocers
1912-1979
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67 Rochdale Road, Angel Meadow: tobacco dealers licence 1912; certificates of registration as retailer 1917-1918; photocopy of newspaper article on eating habits of people in Angel Meadow c1940s.19 Ashton Old Road, Ardwick: licence to sell foodstuffs 1943-1957; photographs c1960.Longsight and District Traders' Association minutes 1953-1965; photograph of members c1965, correspondence 1960-1965.Business papers of Mrs K O'Brien 1955-1971. Family papers 1933-1945. Photographs c1926-1962Place:Manchester/Manchester/Manchester/Lancashire/England/Ardwick/Manchester/Lancashire/EnglandManchester Metropolitan District/Greater Manchester/England
Title:
O'Brien family of Manchester, Grocers
Date of work:
1912-1979
Reference number:
GB127.M278
Level of description:
Fonds
Custodial history:
Miss K O'Brien of Gorton was Secretary of Longsight Traders' Association. Her mother Mary (nee Walsh) began a grocery business before the First World War at 67 Rochdale Road, Angel Meadow, Manchester. In about 1940 the O'Brien family moved to 19 Ashton Old Road, Ardwick, and the shop later became a Spar grocers.
Source:
Received from Miss K O'Brien in October 1977
Use restrictions:
Unrestricted
Record types:
COLLECTION
Language:
English
Record number:
7192729
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