Collection ID: 0001 | Metadata type: TEI
LJS 180 Alexander Lamb petition
TitleAlexander Lamb petition
- Lamb, Alexander
- Suttill, William
Other related names
- George IV, King of Great Britain, 1762-1830 (recipient)
- Kraus, Hans Peter, 1907-1988 (former owner)
- Stanitz, John D (former owner)
Call numberLJS 180
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 5783320
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
Petition from Alexander Lamb, a banker of London, and William Suttill, a flax spinner of Middlesex, requesting a royal patent from George IV for the use in Ireland of their improvements in machinery for preparing, drawing, roving, and spinning flax, hemp, and waste silk. A note on the verso dated 23 September 1825 records transfer of the petition to the Lord Lieutenant of Ireland for his consideration.
- Formerly owned by Hans Peter Kraus, as part of ms. 836.
- Formerly owned by John D. Stanitz (Cleveland, Ohio), as part of Ms. 11.
- Acquired by Lawrence J. Schoenberg with other Stanitz manuscripts, Sept. 1997.
- Deposit by Lawrence J. Schoenberg and Barbara Brizdle, 2012.
- Textile industry--Great Britain
- Patents--Great Britain
- Manuscripts, English--19th century
- Manuscripts, European