Account and Day Books of John Redwood and John Wolston, Merchants, of Exeter, Devon
Account and day books of John Redwood and John Wolston, merchants, of Exeter, Devon comprising:
- account book, called 'post book', apparently of John Redwood of Exeter, in partnership with John Wolston his brother-in-law, 1676-1721
- day book of the same concern, 1723-25, with (fols. 1-5) some earlier entries copied in. A partial index of customers is at fols. i-xii.
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Top. Devon b. 8].
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Full range of shelfmarks:
MSS. Top. Devon b. 8-9
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 13416
Biographical / Historical
John Redwood (fl. 1676-1725) and John Wolston (fl. 1676-1725) were merchants from Exeter, Devon
Other Finding Aids
A description is available in the Library, where there is also a card index to unpublished catalogues.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Bought by the Library, Sotheby's, 5 July 1977, lot 9.
- Account and Day Books of John Redwood and John Wolston, Merchants, of Exeter, Devon
- Susan Thomas