|Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)||US41/3|
|Title||Photography company and personal papers|
|Extent||13 folders, 20 vols, 1 draft agreement, 1 draft letters patent, 4 glass plate negatives|
|Date||[mid 19th century-early 20th century]|
|Description||Manuscript notes and other papers relating to Norris' work in developing photographic plates; records of the Birmingham Dry Collodion Plate and Film Company (Limited) (the company set up to produce Norris' plates) and Birmingham Collodion Plate Company, including account books, notes and receipts.|
The majority of items are not dated.
See also US41/7 which includes correspondence regarding Norris' photographic plate businesses.
|Arrangement||No distinction is made between the company records and Norris' personal records, as the two were found to be mixed before re-cataloguing had taken place and it proved difficult or impossible to distinguish whether items were company or personal records.|