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Indexed sources for business history in London libraries and museums.

Business Archives Council (Great Britain)

Indexed sources for business history in London libraries and museums.

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The British Museum, in the Bloomsbury area of London, United Kingdom, is a public institution dedicated to human history, art and permanent collection of some eight million works is among the largest and most comprehensive in existence, having been widely sourced during the era of the British documents the story of human culture from its beginnings to the present.


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