J. LYONS AND COMPANY LIMITED
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|Extent:||30.35 linear metres|
|Site Location:||London Metropolitan Archives|
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|Creator:||J Lyons and Company Limited | food manufacturers and caterers|
|Copyright:||City of London|
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|Access Restrictions:||These records are available for public inspection, although records containing personal information are subject to access restrictions under the UK Data Protection Act, 2018|
|Arrangement:||The archive is arranged into the following series: ACC/3527/001-006: Management; ACC/3527/007-009: Shares; ACC/3527/010-050: Internal administration; ACC/3527/051-059: Finance; ACC/3527/060-072: Operation; ACC/3527/073-169: Marketing; ACC/2527/170-178: Conferences and presentations; ACC/3527/179-208: Staff; ACC/3527/209-226: Property; ACC/3527/227-263: Subject files; ACC/3527/264: Symington and Company Limited; ACC/3527/265-266: Craiglands Hydro Limited; ACC/3527/267: H. Cohen and Company Limited; ACC/3527/268-365: Printed material; ACC/3527/366-400: Menus; ACC/3527/401-421A: Advertisements; ACC/3527/422-455: Press cuttings; ACC/3527/456-462: Scrapbooks; ACC/3527/463-726: Photographs; ACC/3527/727: Negatives; ACC/3527/728-746: Films and videos; ACC/3527/747-757: Cartoons; ACC/3527/758-857: Pictures; ACC/3527/858: Computer disk; ACC/3527/859-869: Artefacts.|
For related records, see ACC/3811, LMA/4306, LMA/4004, LMA/4018, LMA/4183, LMA/4258, LMA/4271
See also records of Regent Palace Hotel (LMA/4549) Museum of London holds the Coventry Street Corner House shop window 1922, together with some packaging which is on display (correct as of Feb 2018) The Centre for Computing History holds items relating to Lyons' LEO Computer, the world's first business computer. LEO Computer Society was gifted Peter Bird's research files on LEO Computer which are held on deposit at The Centre for Computing History.
Peter Bird's main research files were donated to LMA in 2017 and can be accessed by prior appointment please contact staff for further details.
LMA Library: 'The first food empire : a history of J. Lyons & Co.' by Peter J. Bird. Publication Information: Chichester : Phillimore, 2000. Library reference: 35.33 (LYO)