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D1589

Calico Printing Library of Alderman J G Hurst of Glossop, including records of Edmund Potter & Company Ltd, calico printers, Dinting Vale, Glossop

Printed books, pattern books, photographs of works and workmen, reference books and other papers.

This document is number 36 in Derbyshire Record Office’s “50 Treasures” selection. For more information, click the second link below.

Early 20th cent.

D1589/1

Printed works

Printed books, pamphlets, articles on dyeing, calico printing, Chemistry as applied to Arts and Manufacturers, Chemical News, Traite de la teinture et de l'impression, Journal of the Society of the Chemical Industry, Journal of the Society of Dyers and Colourists, for example. Langauges include English, French, German and Russian.

1813-1977

D1589/1/1

Le Noir d'Aniline by E.Noelting, A. Lehne and O.Piequet

Revue générale des matières colorantes

Paris

1908

D1589/1/2

Dyeing and calico printing by Grace Calvert

Palmer & Howe

Manchester

1876

D1589/1/3

Annals of Manchester by C H Timperley

Banks and Co

Manchester

1839

D1589/1/4

A Practical Handbook of Dyeing and Calico-Printing by William Crookes

Longnans, Green and Co

London

1874

D1589/1/5

Traite de la Teinture et de L'impression by J.Depierre

1st part

Baudry & Co

Paris

1891

D1589/1/6

L'Impression des Tissus by J.Persoz

Victor Masson

Paris

1846

D1589/1/7

L'Impression des Tissus by J.Persoz

Victor Masson

Paris

1846

D1589/1/8

L'Impression des Tissus by J.Persoz

Victor Masson

Paris

1846

D1589/1/9

L'Impression des Tissus by J.Persoz

Victor Masson

Paris

1846

D1589/1/10

History of the cotton manufacture by Edwards Baines

H.Fisher, R.Fisher and P.Jackson

London

1835

D1589/1/11

History of the cotton manufacture by Edwards Baines

H.Fisher, R.Fisher and P.Jackson

London

1835

D1589/1/12

The textile colourist edited by Charles O'Neill

Volume 1

Palmer and Howe

Manchester

1876

D1589/1/13

Traite des Apprets by Joseph Depierre

New edition

Baudry & Co

Paris

1894

D1589/1/14

Traite de la teinture et de l'impression by Joseph Depierre

part 2

Paris

1903

D1589/1/15

Traite de la teinture et de l'impression by Joseph Depierre

part 3

Paris

1903

D1589/1/16

Traite de la teinture et de l'impression by Joseph Depierre

part 4

Paris

1903

D1589/1/17

Traite de la teinture et de l'impression by Joseph Depierre

part 5

Paris

1903

D1589/1/18

The Dyeing of textile fabrics by J J Hummel

Third edition

Cassell & Company, limited

London

1888

D1589/1/19

Redgrave's Factory Acts by Alexander Redgrave

Shaw and Sons

London

1878

D1589/1/20

Rongeage du rouge turc par la methode alcaline by Wladimir Triapkine

Masson and Co

Paris

1899

D1589/1/21

Encyclopedie - Roret Dessinateur et Imprimeur Lithographe by Ed Knecht

1st volume

Librairie Encyclopedique de Roret

Paris

1867

D1589/1/22

Messrs. Hargreaves' Calico Print works at Accrington, and Recollections of Broad Oak by Benjamin Hargreaves

E.Bowker

Accrington

1882

D1589/1/23

Chemical News by William Crookes

Volumes 1

Benjamin Pardon

London

1866

D1589/1/24

Chemical News by William Crookes

Volumes 3

Benjamin Pardon

London

1866

D1589/1/25

Chemical News by William Crookes

Volumes 5

Benjamin Pardon

London

1866

D1589/1/26

Chemical News by William Crookes

Volumes 7

Benjamin Pardon

London

1866

D1589/1/27

Chemical News by William Crookes

Volumes 8

Benjamin Pardon

London

1866

D1589/1/28

Chemical News by William Crookes

Volumes 9

Benjamin Pardon

London

1866

D1589/1/29

Chemical News by William Crookes

Volumes 10

Benjamin Pardon

London

1866

D1589/1/30

Teinture et impression by MauricePrud'homme

Gauthier-Villars et fils

Paris

1894

D1589/1/31

Des Mordants en teinture et en impression by Gros-Renaud

Masson & Cie

Paris

1898

D1589/1/32

Antiquities of the town and a complete history of the trade of Manchester by James Butterworth

C W Leake

Manchester

1822

D1589/1/33

Ornamental Design by Lewis F Day

Fourth edition, revised

B T Batsford

London

1897

D1589/1/34

Chemical News by William Crookes

Volume 13

Benjamin Pardon

London

1866

D1589/1/35

Chemical News by William Crookes

Volume 14

Benjamin Pardon

London

1866

D1589/1/36

Chemistry as applied to Arts and Manufacturers by Dr Sheridan Muspratt

1 volume

Mackenzie

Glasgow

c1860

D1589/1/37

Chemistry as applied to Arts and Manufacturers by Dr Sheridan Muspratt

1 volume

Mackenzie

Glasgow

c1860

D1589/1/38

Chemistry as applied to Arts and Manufacturers by Dr Sheridan Muspratt

1 volume

Mackenzie

Glasgow

c1860

D1589/1/39

Chemistry as applied to Arts and Manufacturers by Dr Sheridan Muspratt

1 volume

Mackenzie

Glasgow

c1860

D1589/1/40

Chemistry as applied to Arts and Manufacturers by Dr Sheridan Muspratt

1 volume

Mackenzie

Glasgow

c1860

D1589/1/41

Chemistry as applied to Arts and Manufacturers by Dr Sheridan Muspratt

1 volume

Mackenzie

Glasgow

c1860

D1589/1/42

Chemistry as applied to Arts and Manufacturers by Dr Sheridan Muspratt

1 volume

Mackenzie

Glasgow

c1860

D1589/1/43

Journal of the Society of the Chemical Industry by Watson [Ed], Smith

Volumes 12

Eyre and Spottiswoode

London

1893

D1589/1/44

Journal of the Society of the Chemical Industry by Watson [Ed], Smith

Volumes 13

Eyre and Spottiswoode

London

1894

D1589/1/45

Journal of the Society of the Chemical Industry by Watson [Ed], Smith

Volumes 14

Eyre and Spottiswoode

London

1895

D1589/1/46

Journal of the Society of the Chemical Industry by Watson [Ed], Smith

Volume 15

Eyre and Spottiswoode

London

1896

D1589/1/47

Journal of the Society of the Chemical Industry by Watson [Ed], Smith

Volume 16

Eyre and Spottiswoode

London

1897

D1589/1/48

Journal of the Society of the Chemical Industry by Watson [Ed], Smith

Volumes 17

Eyre and Spottiswoode

London

1898

D1589/1/49

Journal of the Society of the Chemical Industry by Watson [Ed], Smith

Volumes 18

Eyre and Spottiswoode

London

1898

D1589/1/50

Journal of the Society of the Chemical Industry by Watson [Ed], Smith

Volumes 19

Eyre and Spottiswoode

London

1900

D1589/1/51

Journal of the Society of the Chemical Industry by Watson [Ed], Smith

Volume 20

Eyre and Spottiswoode

London

1901

D1589/1/52

Journal of the Society of Dyers and Colourists

Volumes 7-9

J Barber

Bradford, York

1891-1893

D1589/1/53

Journal of the Society of Dyers and Colourists

Volumes 10-12

J Barber

Bradford, York

1894-1986

D1589/1/54

Journal of the Society of Dyers and Colourists

Volumes 13-15

J Barber

Bradford, York

1897-1899

D1589/1/55

The Badische Book: Badische Anilin & Soda Fabrik by BASF

Ludwigshafen-on-Rhine

Germany

1909

D1589/1/56

Journal of the Society of Dyers and Colourists, edited by E. Knecht and M. Gardner

Volume 16

Chorley and Pickersgill

Leeds

Volume attached to volumes 17 and 18

1900

D1589/1/57

Journal of the Society of Dyers and Colourists, edited by E. Knecht and M. Gardner

Volume 17

Chorley and Pickersgill

Leeds

Volume attached to volumes 16 and 18

1901

D1589/1/58

Journal of the Society of Dyers and Colourists, edited by E. Knecht and M. Gardner

Volume 18

Chorley and Pickersgill

Leeds

Volume attached to volumes 16 and 17

1902

D1589/1/59

Journal of the Society of Dyers and Colourists, edited by E. Knecht and M. Gardner

Volume 23

Chorley and Pickersgill

Leeds

1907

D1589/1/60

Journal of the Society of Dyers and Colourists, edited by E. Knecht and M. Gardner

Volume 24

Chorley and Pickersgill

Leeds

1908

D1589/1/61

The Aniline Colours and their application by Badische Anilin & Soda Fabrik

Ludwigshafen-on-Rhine

Germany

1901

D1589/1/62

Technologisches Worterbuch Deutsch-Englisch by H Harras

Bayer & Co

Elberfeld

1905

D1589/1/63

The River Irwell and its Tributaries by George E Davis and Alfred R Davis

Signature on title flyleaf, J[ohn] Barr, Dinting

John Heywood

Manchester

1890

D1589/1/64

Langley: A Tale that is Told of the Hand Block Printing Dyeing & Finishing of Silk & Allied Fabrics by Brocklehurst-Whiston Amalgamated, Ltd

Damanged

Times

Macclesfield

c1929

D1589/1/65

Manchester As It Is by unknown

Love and Barton

Manchester

1839

D1589/1/66

The Principles of Harmony and Contrast of Colours by M E Chevreul

Translated from French by Charles Martel

Longman, Brown, Green, and Longman

London

1854

D1589/1/67

History of Wool and Woolcombing by James Burnley

Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington Limited

London

1889

D1589/1/68

A handbook of chemical technology by Rudolf Wagner

Translated and edited from the eighth German edition by William Crookes

J & A Churchill, London

1872

D1589/1/69

Calico Engraving: A Practical Text-Book for Students, Designers and All Engaged in the Textile Industry by William Blackwood

Charles Griffin and Company, Limited

London

1913

D1589/1/70

Worrall's Textile Directory by John Worrall

Pocket Edition

Fourteenth Edition

John Worrall, Ltd, Central Works

Oldham

1911

D1589/1/71

Technical Pocket Dictionary for Trade and Industry edited by C W Kreidel

French-German-English

C. Rumpf, O. Mothes, W. Unverzagt

Wiesbaden

n.d

D1589/1/72

A Practical Handbook of Dyeing and Calico Printing by William Crookes

Longmans, Green and Co

London

1874

D1589/1/73

Chemistry of Calico Printing, Dyeing and Bleaching by Charles O'Neill

Dunnill, Palmer and Co

Manchester

1860

D1589/1/74

Elements of the art of Dyeing by Andrew Ure

Volume 1

Walker & Greig

Edinburgh

1824

D1589/1/75

The Textile Manufactures by George Dodd

C.Cox

London

1851

D1589/1/76

A Manual of Dyeing and Dyring Receipts by James Napier

Third Edition

Charles Griffin and Company

London

1875

D1589/1/77

Lancashire Folk-lore by John Harland and T T Wilkinson

Frederick Warne and Co

London

1867

D1589/1/78

Les Progres Recent dans la Teinture & L'impression by Antonio Sansone

Georges Carre & C. Naud

Paris

1899

D1589/1/79

Les Imprimeurs de Tissus by R. Forrer

CH. MUH & Cie

Strasbourg

1898

D1589/1/80

Bedrucken von Textilstoffen by H Silbermann

Stephan Geibel & co

Leipzig

1913

D1589/1/81

Fabrication de la Glucose by J Fritsch

Jules Rousset

Paris

1906

D1589/1/82

Batik by Carl Vesper

A. Ziemsen Verlag

Wittenberg

1922

D1589/1/83

A Pic-nic at Woodhead; scenes around Castleton; and other poems by Thomas Barlow

John Heywood

Manchester

1867

D1589/1/84

Dyeing and Calico Printing by Edward A Parnell

Taylor, Walton and Maberly

London

1849

D1589/1/85

Calico Engraving by William Blackwood

Charles Griffin and Company Ltd

London

1913

D1589/1/86

Reminiscences of Manchester fifty years ago by J T Slugg

Simpkin, Marshall & Co

London

1881

D1589/1/87

Memorials of Manchester Streets by Richard W Procter

Thomas Sutcliffe

Manchester

1874

D1589/1/88

Dictionary of Calico printing and Dyeing by Charles O'Neill

Simpkin, Marshall & co

London

1862

D1589/1/89

The Pictorial History of the County of Lancaster by J Franklin

George Routledge

London

1844

D1589/1/90

Traite Theorique et Pratique de L'Impression des Tissus by J. Persoz

Victor Masson

Paris

1846

D1589/1/91

Etude de la Plante son application aux industries d'art by M P Verneuil

Librairie Centrale des Beaux-Arts

Paris

c1903

D1589/1/92

A dictionary of calico printing and dyeing by Charles O'Neill

Simpkin, Marshall and Co

London

1862

D1589/1/93

Complete Russian-English Dictionary by A. Alexandrow

Third edition, revised and enlarged

St Petersburg

1904

D1589/1/94

A Book on Vegetable Dyes by Ethel M Mairet

Douglas Pepler

Hammersmith

1916

D1589/1/95

Experimental Researches concerning the Philosophy of Permanent Colours by Edward Bancroft

Volume 1

Cadell and Davies

London

1813

D1589/1/96

Experimental Researches concerning the Philosophy of Permanent Colours by Edward Bancroft

Volume 2

Cadell and Davies

London

1813

D1589/1/97

Spanish-English Dictionary by Neuman and Baretti

Tenth edition

Longman, Brown & Co

London

 

D1589/1/98

Recent Improvements in art, manufacturers, and mines: being a supplement to his dictionary by Andrew Ure

Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans

London

1844

D1589/1/99

Catalogue of cotton Spinning Machinery, Waterside Mills

Lomaz, Sons & Mills

Manchester and Bolton

1898

D1589/1/100

Reminiscences by Doris Hurst

 

1977

D1589/2

Records of Edmund Potter & Co, Calico Printers, Dinting Vale,

Includes business records, recipe books, pattern books, sick and burial society, lecture by edmund potter and a printed shirt

1852-1953

D1589/2/1

Business Records

Business records for Edmund Potter & Co

1883-20th cent

D1589/2/1/1

Inventory of engineers' work, Edmund Potter and Co

Manuscript volume

Includes Potter & Co expenditure such as boilers. shearing machines, new roller room and finishing machine

Back cover missing

1883-1899

D1589/2/1/2

Notes re business side of Calico Printing. Work Hard + Fail Not

Includes a furnishing code costing; list of styles showing process; model printers ticket; free hand drawings of printing machines; notes on indigo dyeing; cloth samples; descriptions of processes; reports

1914-1930

D1589/2/1/3

Dinting Vale printworks, analytical laboratory, weekly record of analysis

Manuscript volume. Includes: date; quantity; substance; production number; merchant; and details regarding the analysis. Towards the back there are notes on recipes for different colours and a few samples of colours

1920-

D1589/2/1/4

Business notes

Including, recipes, analysis of drugs used in bleaching and cost of working the print machines.

Loose inside: the sightening of doctor streaks, snaps etc in printing cotton and art silk with colourless and weakly coloured printing pastes; Pattern W. 1377; Notice to Foremen re- processing of goods; distribution of labour if singe in the morning afternoon; suggested system for dealing with divided boxes

1922-1938

D1589/2/1/5

'Sundry papers, calico printing'

Manuscript volume. Includes orders; standard process; caustic and chemic mixing section; extract from Shirley Institute Bulletin Vol 1, No 2; process of boiling in the Mather Patent Kier; notes omn machine rooms [1940]; VAT colours; details of tests;

1922-1945

D1589/2/1/6

Printing Prices

Printing prices wrapped in material. Prices from Home trade and Stock department. Prices include light fancies No.1 Blotches with prices depending on how many colours used and any extras such as runs, covering, width and mercerising; Satteen up to 19x23 which comes in 6 colours and costs more for extra padding or tinting; Navys and fancy colours cost more for extra mercerising and schreinering; 1 colour blotches up to 36 inches.

1910-1914

D1589/2/2

Recipe Books

Include samples

1885-1936

D1589/2/2/1

A complete collection of recipes and thickening in use at Ed Potter & Co Ltd Dinting Vate compiled by G W Taylor

Manuscript volume. Includes recipes for colours (accompanied with dates)

1885-1914

D1589/2/2/2

Recipe book beginning with irish moss thickening

Manuscript volume. A collection of assorted recipes and correspondances regarding recipes and the methods of creating dyes

1905

D1589/2/2/3

Recipes, Dinting Vale, Vol I

Manuscript volume. A part of three volumes. Includes recipes used by Dinting Vale particularly for acid and wax emulsions. Also includes trials of recipes with accompanying dates

1936

D1589/2/2/4

Recipes, Dinting Vale, Vol II

Manuscript volume. A part of three volumes. Includes recipes used by Dinting Vale

1936

D1589/2/2/5

Recipes, Dinting Vale, Vol III

Manuscript volume. A part of three volumes. Includes recipes used by Dinting Vale

1936

D1589/2/2/6

Folder: Straining cloths with samples

Manuscript volume.Includes samples of cloths; conversion of caustic soda solution;straining cloth counts,the particulars of indigo dipping in use; and samples of clothes with different techniques applied to them with notes.

1929-1954

D1589/2/3

Pattern Books

Include samples

1883-1953

D1589/2/3/1

Colourist or chemist book of John Colley Humphrey with samples

Manuscript volume with dyed examples and notes about the samples [recipe?]

1850

D1589/2/3/2

Prints etc of Ed Potter and Co, Dinting Vale printworks with samples

Manuscript volume pattern book with dyed examples and notes about the samples

c1890-1900

D1589/2/3/3

Dyed shades etc

Manuscript volume pattern book with dyed samples and accompanyed with notes

1883

D1589/2/3/4

Prints of Edmund Potter & Co/CPA compliled by G W Taylor

Manuscript volume pattern book with dyed samples and notes on the dye

1901-

D1589/2/3/5

Pattern Book, prints of Edmund Potter & Co

Manuscript volume with dyed examples and notes about the samples

c1891-1897

D1589/2/3/6

Pattern book with samples

Manuscript volume with dyed examples and notes about the samples

Cloth covered

1895-1915

D1589/2/3/7

Pattern book 'dyed works' compiled by G W Taylor, Dinting Vale printworks

Manuscript volume with dyed examples and notes about the samples [the recipe?]

1900-1910

D1589/2/3/8

Pattern book: examples of engraved ombres etc, Edmund Potter & Co

Manuscript volume with dyed examples and notes about the samples

1890

D1589/2/3/9

Delaine printing, mohair, wool and cotton, Dinting Vale printworks

Manuscript volume with dyed examples and notes about the samples

1891-

D1589/2/3/10

Pattern Book, Edmund Potter & Co, Dinting Vale printworks

Manuscript with dyed examples and notes about the samples

c1919

D1589/2/3/11

Furniture prints compiled by G W Taylor, Dinting Vale printworks

Manuscript volume pattern book

c1901-1916

D1589/2/3/12

Dyed styles and anil work compiled by G W Taylor, Dinting Vale printworks

Manuscript volume pattern book with dyed examples and notes about the samples

c1912-1916

D1589/2/3/13

Notebooks with samples of Jack Metcalfe, Dinting Vale printworks

Manuscript volumes with notes on recipes

1898-1953

D1589/2/3/14

Pattern book compiled by G W Taylor, Dinting Vale

Manuscript volume with dyed examples and notes about the samples

1900-

D1589/2/3/15

Pattern Book, Dinting Vale printworks

Manuscript of differnt shades of colours with dyed examples and notes about the samples

1934

D1589/2/3/16

Pattern book, prints

Manuscript volume with dyed examples and notes about the samples including recipes

1930-1934

D1589/2/3/17

Pattern book, prints

Manuscript volume with dyed examples and notes about the samples including recipes

1938-1945

D1589/2/3/18

Pattern book, Dinting Vale printworks

Manuscript volume with dyed examples and notes about the samples including recipes

1904-1909

D1589/2/3/19

Pattern Book, Dinting Vale printworks

Manuscript volume with dyed examples and notes about the samples

1937

D1589/2/3/20

Pattern Book. Dinting Vale printworks

Manuscript volume with dyed examples and notes about the samples

1947-1948

D1589/2/3/21

Pattern book, Dinting Vale printworks

Manuscript volume with dyed examples and notes about the samples

1948-1949

D1589/2/3/22

Yellow resist etc and samples

inside folder found: Standardised Engraving Specifications 6 March 1941

Dyed examples and notes about the samples including recipes

c. late 19th cent

D1589/2/4

Sick and Burial Society

 

1903-1911

D1589/2/4/1

Dinting Vale Printworks sick and burial society balance sheets

Includes: the officers for each year; income; expenditure; number of members compared to last years' annual balance sheet

1903-1911

D1589/2/5

Printed Shirt

 

1883

D1589/2/5/1

Printed shirt

With key to describe the 84 designs on shirt

1883

D1589/2/5/2

Printed calico shirt design

Grid with a key to the images on the printed shirt in D1589/2/5/1. One hand written copy, another copy with images represented on the shirt

Found in original envelope with the shirt.

1883

D1589/2/6

Lectures by Edmund Potter

John Chapman

London

1852

D1589/2/6/1

Calico Printing as an art Manufacture; lecture by Edmund Potter

John Chapman

London

1852

D1589/3

Biography of Edmund Potter

Manuscripts and research notes

1845-1950s

D1589/3/1

Biography

The biography and a copy by J G Hurst

20th cent

D1589/3/1/1

J G Hurst's biography of Edmund Potter

Manuscript volume

20th cent

D1589/3/1/2

Copy of J G Hurst biography of Edmund Potter

Manuscript volume

c.20th cent

D1589/3/2

Local Government Acts

Government Act used by J G Hurst when writting his biography of Edmund Potter

c.19th cent

D1589/3/2/1

Extracts from local government acts

Acts include: the highway; mainroads; stopping up and diversion of higways;The Highway Act 1835; Town & Country Planning Act 1947; Discontinuance of repair of unnecessary highways; Remedies in case of neglect to repair a highway; Extraordinary traffic; Building lines; Streets; Private Streets; The Private Street Works Act 1892; Trees in streets; Sewerage and drainage; Private swers, drains and cesspools; nuisances; smoke nuisances; offensive trades; rivers pollution prevention acts; Factories Act 1937; New Towns Act 1946; Water Act 1945

c.19th cent

D1589/3/3

Other papers

Papers regarding Dinting Vale print works, Edmund Potter, correspondence, etc.

19th cent

D1589/3/3/1

Papers including indenture of Alfred Winded as Machiner

Also includes a list of print work factories and their addresses; A sample of cloth with the recipe written on the back within orginal envelope; a letter to Mr Fothergill; handwritten recipes; a leaflet on Bleaching, Dyeing and Printing (Cotton or Linen); a note on indigo dyeing; an order from 1927 with a sample of cloth attached.

1875-1927

D1589/3/3/2

Papers, cuttings and brochures regarding Edmund Potter, Dinting Vale and J G Hurst

Includes Edmund Potter & Co leaflet; The Dinting Vale Glee Union with hymms on the back; The Great Fire at Bridge Mills, Hadfield. Lines on the Disaster by an Eye Witness; images of cloth dying apparatus glued onto cardboard; A Brief History of the rise and progress of Zion Chapel and Sunday School, Dinting; A letter asking for a copy of the Edmund Potter biography for a Great Great Grandson of Mr Potter and another letter thanking Mr Hurst for the copy of the book; Newspaper article on 'When a Banquet was held at Mottram Station'; a letter to Mr Hurst from Blanche Wrigley congratulating...

1853-1955

D1589/3/4

Photographs

Photographs regarding Dinting Vale, the Print works and surrounding area

1845-1950s

D1589/3/4/1

Proofs of illustrations

Taken from J G Hurst's book on Edmund Potter. Include photographs of Edmund Potter; Dinting Vale Printworks; the managers at Dinting Vale; the printing machines; the reservoir of Edmund Potter. Multiple copies of all of the photographs.

1845-

D1589/3/4/2

Images of workers in printworks including workers and management

interior and exterior images; images of workers. Dinting Vale and other mills.

1949-1950s

D1589/3/4/3

Photographs taken from the biography of Edmund Potter, and related papers

Including:

1. photograph of schoolchilren at Tintwhistle Church of England School, c. late 1890s, from J.G. Hurst Collection;

2. Dinting Vale arches (postcard) 19th cent;

3. 2 portraits of Edmund Potter as middle aged man;

4. portrait of Edmund Potter aged 27;

5. 2 portraits of Walter Potter;

6. portrait of Edmund Crompton Potter as young man;

7. photograph of Roller polishers, Dinting Vale printworks, 1920;

8. photograph of Plate cutter, engraving shop, Dinting Vale printworks, 1956;

9. Dinting Vale lodge and printworks, Glossop (postcard);

10. 2 images on printed shirt;

11. John...

19th-20th cent

D1589/3/4/4

Images of people involved in the mangement of printworks

includes: Mrs Potter; Mr Edmund Potter; bust of Edmund Potter; management in 1949s

19th-20th c

D1589/3/4/5

Dinting Vale printworks, engraving shop, c1920

 

1920s

D1589/4

Personal records of J G Hurst

Records belonging to J G Hurst

20th cent

D1589/4/1

Index to library

The lists of J G Hurst's library

20th cent

D1589/4/1/1

'Index to my library of textile and allied works' by J G Hurst

Manuscript

Handwritten notes on J G Hursts library.

Fields include Item number, title, author, date, Volume, pages, publisher, and Value + Notes

20th cent

D1589/4/1/2

'Index to my library of textile and allied works' by J G Hurst

photocopy.

Handwritten notes on J G Hursts library.

Fields include Item number, title, author, date, Volume, pages, publisher, and Value + Notes

20th cent

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Pattern Books

Includes samples

early 20th cent

D1589/4/2/1

Pattern books [of JG Hurst]

Manuscript volumes with dyed examples and notes about the samples including recipes

early 20th cent

D1589/4/2/2

Pattern books [of JG Hurst]

Manuscript volumes with dyed examples and notes about the samples including recipes

early 20th cent

D1589/4/2/3

Pattern books [of JG Hurst]

Manuscript volumes with dyed examples and notes about the samples including recipes

early 20th cent

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Notebooks

Includes samples

20th cent

D1589/4/3/1

Notebooks of J G Hurst as a student

Notes on processes; linen bleaching; finishing; machines

20th cent

D1589/4/3/2

Notebooks of J G Hurst as a student

Notes on: Bleaching; dyeing; printing; literature; plant & bulk production

Includes samples

20th cent

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Notes on Thornebank processes by J G Hurst

Manuscript volume with notes on recipes

1930

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Private Collection

Material from J G Hurst's private collection

20th cent

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From the Private Collection of J G Hurst, Glossop

Edmund Potter & Co poster. Inside: notes for Dinting Vale collection; damaged letter (burnt);

20th cent

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Personal records of JB Fothergill

Including printed material, recipe books, pattern books and correspondances

c.1891-c.1936

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Printed works

 

c.1934

D1589/5/1/1

Progress in Calico Printing by J B Fothergill

In Society of Dyers and Colourtists 1884-1934

c.1934

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Recipe Book

Includes samples

1891-early 20th cent

D1589/5/2/1

Recipe Book of JB Fothergill when he was in Russia before 1912

Manuscript volume

Includes recipes on colours

early 20th cent

D1589/5/2/2

Recipe Book of JB Fothergill with Samples

Manuscript volume

Includes recipes on acids; on Blue; Browns and Yellows; Indigo discharge process; red; green; black; pink;olive; gold; other recipes

1891

D1589/5/2/3

Recipe Book of JB Fothergill, Dinting Vale

Manuscript volume

Notes on recipes including colour recipes; printing processes

c.1920

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Pattern Books

Includes samples

early 20th cent

D1589/5/3/1

Pattern Book of JB Fothergill, probably when he was in Russia, prior to 1912

Manuscript volume with dyed examples and notes about the samples including recipes

early 20th cent

D1589/5/3/2

Pattern Book of JB Fothergill when in Russia prior to 1912

Manuscript volume with dyed examples and notes about the samples including recipes

early 20th cent

D1589/5/3/3

Pattern book of JB Fothergill

Manuscript volume with dyed examples and notes about the samples including recipes on the colours

c1920

D1589/5/3/4

Pattern book of JB Fothergill when in Russia before 1912

Manuscript volume with dyed examples and notes about the samples including recipes

early 20th cent

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Metal Print

Includes samples

1897

D1589/5/4/1

Metal prints of JB Fothergill when he was in Russia

Manuscript Volume with samples

1897

D1589/5/5

Correspondance

 

1936

D1589/5/5/1

Letter to Mr J B Fothergill regarding recieving Textile Printing, 3rd edition

letter inside original envelope

1936

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Photographs

Photographs regarding Dinting Vale, the Print works and surrounding area

late 19th cent-c.1962

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Photographs of fire at Hurst Mill

Black and white photograph

1962

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Images before and after the construction of the Ladybower resevior

Black and white photograph

c.1930s-c.1945

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Images of Glossop

includes photographs during flood, 1944; glossop in 1903; Glossop in the snow; Dinting Vale weathervane; men waiting outside Brownsons corner, 1944, now a Bank, 1966; 1st steam tractor in Glossop Dale; school children crossing the road with crossing control warden

19th-20th cent

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Dinting Viaduct, near Glossop photographs

Include: Dinting Arches; Dinting Viaduct; Broadbottom

20th cent

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Dinting Vale Print work postcard

 

1920

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Dinting Vale Printworks postcard

 

c.20th cent

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Black and White photograph of unknown woman

Black and white photograph

c.late 19th cent

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Black and White photograph of Waterside Mill

Black and white photograph

20th cent

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John Dalton Printworks, Hollingworth. Garehouse or Lodge

Black and white photograph

early 20th cent

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John Dalton Printworks, Hollingworth

Black and white photograph

early 20th cent

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Printed Ephemera

Includes books, journals, newspaper cuttings, Papers relating to Extrait de Chimie & Industrie, Printed posters, Kersall Cell and specifications

1796-1964

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Printed Books

 

1935-c.1951

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Kenebo

Kanebo Service Company, LTD

Order book; samples and order number

1935

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The Japanese Silk Industry by S G Smith

The British Cotton Industry Research Association

1951

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Shades fast to light

Society of Chemical Industry in Basle

CIBA Company Inc,

New York

c.20th cent

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Calender Bowls by Robert G Oliver. July

Paper Makers' Association of Great Britain and Ireland, 1912 (Incorporated)

London

1936

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Photographic copy of a page of Schützenberger's Process, pg. 1 85

 

20th cent

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Photographic copy of a page of Schützenberger's Process, pg. 185

 

20th cent

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Designing for Machine-made Goods by William Burton

An address delivered at the Municipal School of Art, Manchester, Tuesday September 19, 1911

c.1911

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Printed Journals

 

1920-1964

D1589/7/2/1

Grout's: The works magazines of Grout & Co., Ltd, Great Yarmouth. Vol.2, No.1. Jan-Mar

Contents includes: forward; council notes; Lyons: the city of silk; general notes; manchester; athletic notes; some historical notes on gt yarmouth; miss Helen Lone; short article on "position of the silk industry"; the fire in 1832; silk in Norfolk; histroy of sericulture in Italy; our annual soiree; editorial notes; off yarns from here & there; list of books

1920

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American Dyestuff Reporter, Vol.36, No.6

Official publication of the proceedings American Association of Textile Chemists and Colourists

Articles include: Testing for fire resistance; flammability of wearing apparel; Moire finishing of today's fabrics. Plus advertisement

1947

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American Dyestuff Reporter, Vol.36, No.18

Official publication of the proceedings American Association of Textile Chemists and Colourists

Articles include: Properties of water repellent fabrics; The resistance of treated felt gasket materials to fungus attack. Plus advertisement

1947

D1589/7/2/4

American Dyestuff Reporter, Vol.43, No.22

Official publication of the proceedings American Association of Textile Chemists and Colourists

Articles include: A new Method of VAT-Dyeing Knit Goods; A review of Textile shrinkage control processes and test methods; VAT-Dyeing- A Miscellany. Plus advertisment

1954

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American Dyestuff Reporter, Vol.45, No.15

Official publication of the proceedings American Association of Textile Chemists and Colourists

Articles include: a study of the destructive action of home gas-fired dryers on certain dyestuff; A study of wash and wear cottons; Activities of the Local Sections Spring Dance - Pacific Southwest Section. Plus advertisement

1956

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Society of Colourists Vol. 64, No.4 April

town End Chemical Works Limited

Bramley, Leeds

Articles include: British Industries Fair; The Development of new insecticides; Obituary notices. Plus advertisements

1948

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Society of Dyers and Colourists, Vol.64, No.8

The Journal of the Society of Dyers and Colourists

Articles include: Proceedings of the society; new books and publications; Abstracts from British and Foreign Journals and patents. Plus advertisement

1948

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A Brief History of Lithography

A leaflet orginially prepared for the Victoria and Albert Museum entitled "150 Years of Lithography"

c.1948

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Alcian Blue, a new Phthalocyanine Dyestuff by N H Haddock

Reprinted from RESEARCH 1 (1948)

Butterworths Scientific Publications ltd

London

1948

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Printing of Tricel Triacetate Fabrics by K. Consterdine

Reprinted for the Journal of the Society of Dyers and Colourists

1964

D1589/7/2/11

German Furnishing Fabric Industry

British Intelligence Objectives Sub-Committee, No. 22

London

20th cent

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Specifications

 

1796-1856

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Reserve Copy; Machinery for Printing Textile Fabrics and Paper Hangings

Paul's Specifications

1796

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Reserve Copy; Fothergill's Specification - Copper rollers for printing

Patent specification

1811

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Ridgway's Improved roller for printing cloth made of cotton or linin, and specification

Instructions for improving a roller plus the specifications

1815

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Reserve Copy; Attwood's Specification- Manufacture of cylinders for printing fabrics

Patent Specification

1823

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Bell's Specifications for Rollers

5 copy specifications for rollers, which had been drawn on stone by Malby & Sons

1856

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Newspaper Cuttings

 

1878-1950

D1589/7/4/1

A Glance at Manchester Half a Century Ago by unknown

The Manchester Guardian

1878

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Roman Manchester by Geroge W Shrubsole. October 12

a comment towards Mr W T Watkin's "Roman Lancashire"

1885

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Roman Manchester by W Thompson Watkin October 16

To the editor of the Manchester Guardian regarding the letter by Mr Shrubsole on 14th inst.

1885

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An Old Manchester Wesleyan Circuit by unknown. July 24

The Manchester Guardian

1888

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Progress of Glossop: The First Factory Act by R Hamnett

The Chronicle

1913

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The Hamlet and Village of Glossop. Its Rise and Progress by R Hamnet

The Chronicle

c.1913

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"A man of good type" plus other articles, 31 May

The Children's Newspaper

A man of good type on page 3

1947

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John Mercer, "Experimenter"; A Lancashire Pioneer in Textiles and Chemistry by Winifred I. Howard. June 2

The Manchester Guardian

1950

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Children's Newspaper, June 24

 

1950

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Papers relating to Extrait de Chimie & Industrie

 

1924

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Extrait de Chimie & Industrie

Dérivés de L'Indigo by Marcel Bader;

L'Indigosol D H en Teinture et en Impression by MM. Charles Vaucher and Macel Bader

1924

D1589/7/5/2

Letter to J B Fothergill from Marcel Bader

Found inside Extrait de Chimie & Industrie

1924

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Printed Posters

 

c.19th cent

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The use of the calendar in Finishing by D G Norton

Printered posters for Sir James Farmer Norton & Co., Ltd

Includes diagrams of the calendar machine

Ripped

c.19th cent

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Poster: A view of St Peter's Place. August 16

and manner in which the manchester reform meeting was dispersed by civil and military power

1819

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List of Photographs of all the Old and Celebrated Halls of Lancashire and Cheshire

Charles Simms & Co,

Manchester

c.19th cent

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Kersall Cell

 

c.19th cent

D1589/7/7/1

Kersall Cell paper

Nothing is written on the paper

c.19th cent

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Print Works Business Records

Includes paper works from Dinting Vale, Thornlibank, Birch Cale, Brinscall, Rhodes, Tottington and Lennoxmill

1906-c.1963

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Copy; scouring and preparing delaines - Thornliebank. May

Instructions for scouring and preparing delaines

1906

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Printed circular letter regarding the recipes for dying the two Government shades of KHAKI. April 27 - June 24

Includes a letter from The Calico Pritners' Association, Limited with how the Government has tested the two Government shades of khaki, plus the recipes of the dyes

1915

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Copy; Direct printing of wools. March 11

Birch Vale Print works

instructions for the direct printing of wools

attached to D1589/8/1

1925

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Copy; Treatment for the printing of wool delaines and twills. march 11

Instructions for the treatment for the printing of wool delaines and twills

attached to D1589/8/1

1925

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B Nitric Acid Black. December 4

from letter from Mr. Swallow

recipe for Acid Black

1925

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VAT Tannics- Thornliebank. December

Suggestions for trials

Attached to 7 more VAT Tannics

1926

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VAT Tannics- Thornliebank. September

Instructions for VAT Tannics including preliminary abd bleaching, preparing, printing, ageing, fixing, washing off, dyeing, washing off, and clearing

Copied December 1926

Attached to 7 more VAT Tannics

1926

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VAT Tannics - Birch Cale Print works. September

Instructions for VAT Tannics including preliminary abd bleaching, preparing, printing, ageing, fixing, washing off, dyeing, washing off, and clearing

Attached to 7 more VAT Tannics

1926

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VAT Tannics - Brinscall Print works. September

Instructions for VAT Tannics including preliminary abd bleaching, preparing, printing, ageing, fixing, washing off, dyeing, washing off, and clearing

Attached to 7 more VAT Tannics

1926

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VAT Tannics - Rhodes Print Works. September

Instructions for VAT Tannics including preliminary abd bleaching, preparing, printing, ageing, fixing, washing off, dyeing, washing off, and clearing

Attached to 7 more VAT Tannics

1926

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VAT Tannics - Tottington Print works. September

Instructions for VAT Tannics including preliminary abd bleaching, preparing, printing, ageing, fixing, washing off, dyeing, washing off, and clearing

Attached to 7 more VAT Tannics

1926

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VAT Tannics - Lennoxmill. September

Instructions for VAT Tannics including preliminary abd bleaching, preparing, printing, ageing, fixing, washing off, dyeing, washing off, and clearing

Attached to 7 more VAT Tannics

1926

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Half full A4 lined paper

empty

20th cent

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Copy; Birch Vale Wool and Union Delaines. Delaine and Semidelaines. November 3

instructions for delaine and semidelaines

attached to D1589/8/1

1927

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Birch Vale Print works; Metal Polishes & Cleaners. June 19

Brass polish; silver polish; window cleanser; Synthetic Wax I G wax polish: boot polish. tube cream. Lanette wax polish: cleansing polish. Polishing cream. medicated skin cleanser cream. furniture creams. shoe polish creams. triethanolamine wax polish. patent leather softening emulsion. saponified wax polish. flatting paste emulsions. furniture gloss oils. cellulose friction poloshes

1933

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Copy; Elimination and prevention of organic growth in lodge water at Rhodes works. September 13

Research Department

Report on the arrangement of lodges and sources of supply [of water]

Four pages

1935

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Copy letter to the manager of Dinting Vale regarding growth in lodge water from research department, head office. September 17

 

1935

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Dinting Vale Print Works. Water Supply, Storage and Relative Data. March 7

Daily consumptions; hours of work; available water supply in drought periods; economies in the use of water; Mersey River Board. River (Prevention of pollution) Act 1951. Survey of Effluents

1950

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Anodic Etching of Chromium Plated Rollers. April 6

the electolytic etching of chromium plate in alkali; note to Mr. Schofield from J Bowden about the attached notes on the treatment of chromium plated rollers (7 April); copy of first 3 pages attached to note

1954

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Chemical Textile Finishes. Manchester College of Science and Technology. November 13

Includes lecturers names; Formaldehyde: General chemistry; compostion of the commerical formaldehyde polymers; formaldehyde - cellulose reaction; acroset process; theory behind technical effects; elastic nylons

1956

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General Principles of Chemical Finishing. November 20

Prepared fabric; Padding process; predrier; stenter; polymeriser; cooler

1956

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Chemical Modification of Cellulosic Fibres. November 27

Mercerisation; parchmentisation; derivatives of cellulose; acetylation; cyanoethylation; phosphorylation

1956

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Crease resisting finishes. December 4

Measurement of crease recovery; application of resins to the fibres; explanation of results

1956

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Chemical finishes on wool by Prof C S Whewell. January 8

Bleaching; permanent setting; treatments to reduce felting; increasing water resistance; lustring; mothproofing waterproofing; modification of dye affinity

1957

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Silicone Resins. January 15

report on the use of silicone resins including the use of metallic compunds with silicone fluids

1957

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Chemical Finishing of Fibre Blend Cloth. January 22

Handle; crease recovery; stabilisation to laundering; resin. Also includes instructions on Resin Finishing; and General recommendations for finishing fibre & blends

1957

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Evaluation of Chemical Finishes; Janurary 29

Water repellency finishes; antistatic finishes

1957

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Copy; Machinery for Chemical Finishes. February 2

Processes for chemical finishes

1957

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Dinting Cale Print works recipe instructions. November 21

Oxymuriate of tin pulp, 240 TW; Oxalate of tin

1957

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Dinting Vale Print works. permanent finishing at Dinting Vale. June 10

Resin application; after processing; laboratory tests

1958

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Handwritten circular letter informing that the street improvement scheme will not take place. from E C Allen, Borough Surveyor

 

[c.1960]

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Examination of Effluent. Measurement of Oxygen Absorbtion. August 25

Research Department

Includes: solutions required; procedure; alkalinity; suspended solids

1961

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Dinting Vale Print Work. Bradshaw 1.6 = C R Liquor. june 10

recipe

1963

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Liberty Crease Resist Linen ( Preparation and finishing). June 10

Instructions

Dinting Vale Print works

1963

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Manchester Royal Eye Hospital; out-patient department. Appointment Card. John Hurst

16th July - 6 August

1963

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Copy; Tootal "Tabralco" Haircord. October 7

Special requirements; mercerising methods; testing; production speed

1963

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Dinting Vale Print works; 80/80 cotton sent from Bleackley's pure finish, for outside finish. November 6

Stewart Thompson; Finish; VAT colours; Olivo & Bakirgian; Finish; Blood albumen

1963

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Copy: Dinting Vale Print works; 255 Spot Cotton Sateen

Prep; print; finish

1963

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Dinting Vale Print works. Crease Resis Linen (Liberty). November 28

Preparation of cloth; resin finish

1963

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Copy; Crease Resistance

instructions; mixing pre-condensate liquor; mixture of d.v. 10 condensate; treatment of cloth prior to crease resisting; the padding mangle; pin. stenter; automatic control; washing after crease resist; faults; stripping; lab testing; mangle expression; moisture content; crease recovery; abrasion fastness; resin content; tank data; cloth data

20th cent

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Copy; Heavy (Roller) Type Shrinking Machine Instructions to Operatives

Instructions to operatives including shrinking controls, plamer, compensator, preparing for running, heating up, processing, preserving rubber sleeves

20th cent

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Heavy Typle Roller Shrinking Machine Maintance

Rubber sleeve; glaze and cracking of sleeve ends; pressure roller; lubrication; palmer

20th cent

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Calpreta and other permanent finishes

Anti crease finishes; calpreta carefree crease resis; carefree no.1-4calpreta anti crease on rayon; calpreta anti crease anti shrink; finish w2; calpreta non shrink (rayon); courtauld;s non shrink; calpreta non shrink (cotton)calpreta permanent glaze or emboss (rayon); calpreta permanent glaze or emboss (cotton); everglaze (bancroft); general instructions (expecially for non shrink, glazing or embossing)calpreta durable pleating; calpreta water repellants strain resistant finishes

20th cent

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Resin Finishes

Preparation of the fibre; dimensional stability; minimum iron; mechanical finishes; durable water repellant finishes; nylon stiffing

20th cent

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Dyestuffs for Printing on cotton, viscose, acetate, wool, union, silk and Nylon

Compagnie Franc¸aise des Matie`res Colorantes

Paris

20th cent

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Suitability and acceptability list of colours and materials

Normal dress; tabralco; tobralco school range classics; ties, scarves etc; normal furnishings (range 22); T B L furnishings (special prices)

20th cent

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Architectural Drawings

Plans of Dinting Vale and Reservoir

1853-1957

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Dinting Mill Premise belonging to Edmund Potter

Plan

1853

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Dinting Vale and Dinting Mill Lease

31 July 1885. Plan

Surveyed by C J Hadfield of Glossop in September 1878.

1885

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Dinting Vale Reservoir

Plan and Section of intended line of pipes from new to existing reservoir

1857

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