Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)FCR
TitleRichards Papers
Extent1 file
DescriptionThe collection is F. C. Richards' own collection of papers relating to glass manufacture and to the firm of W. E. Chance and Company Limited in particular, 1910-1979. It comprises typescripts, notes, brochures, recipes for making glass, correspondence relating to copper ruby glass and other correspondence.
Access ConditionsAccess to all registered researchers
Finding AidsA catalogue of this collection is available on the online archive catalogue. Click on the Finding Number to display the summary contents list of the catalogue and to view the full catalogue. A paper copy is also available in the Cadbury Research Library: Special Collections Department.
Access StatusOpen
Administrative HistoryMr F.C. Richards worked for the Birmingham glass firm W. E. Chance and Company Limited, c.1930-1970
AcquisitionThis collection was presented by F.C. Richards in 1979-1980.
Related MaterialFurther papers relating to this firm are also held by Birmingham University Information Services, Special Collections Department: Chance Collection (MS67)


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