- 1885-1902 (Creation)
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Transferred from Local Studies Library collection S70(362.5)JOH
Probably compiled by A A Johnston (d.1916), who organised the food distribution. Johnston was a partner, and later sole owner, of Gillett Bland/Johnston, and represented West Ward on Croydon Council 1901-10.
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Volume of accounts for Christmas dinners distributed to the poor, with newspaper clippings, 1885-1902. Also contains household accounts 1867-8.