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Organisation: Perken, Son & Rayment, lantern and slide dealer

Historical details of this organisation
Full name
Perken, Son & Rayment
Short name
Perken, Son & Rayment
Main area of activity
lantern and slide dealer
Date of foundation
1887
Date of winding-up
1899
Main period and nation of relevant activity
N/A, England
Notes
London Gazette, 12 January 1900, describes the dissolution of the previous partnership and founding of its successor on 31 December 1899.
Related organisations

used trademark Optimus, 1887-

acted as agent for W. Cheffins, 1891

business taken over by Perken, Son & Co., 1900

took over business of Lejeune & Perken, 1887

Known locations
Known date(s)
Connection
Location
1887-unknown
business address
1887-1899
business address
1893-1896
business address
People linked to this organisation

PERKEN, Edgar T.  (1865-1942) – partner, 1890s-1899

PERKEN, Frederic L.  (1862-1944) – partner, 1887-1899

PERKEN, Louis  (c.1829-1907) – partner, 1887

RAYMENT, Arthur  (1847-1922) – partner, 1887-1899

Archive source

London Gazette, no. 27,153 (12 January 1900), p.237

References
David Robinson, Stephen Herbert and Richard Crangle (editors), Encyclopaedia of the magic lantern (London: Magic Lantern Society, 2001), p. 226
‘A.B.’, Fred. W. Cooper, Edgar T. Perken and Frederic L. Perken, ‘Correspondence’ in OMLJ 11.129 (February 1900)
  –  winding-up of partnership
‘Notes’ in OMLJ 7.88 (September 1896)
  –  giving up Oxford Street premises
‘Notes’ in OMLJ 7.90 (November 1896)
  –  leaving Oxford Street branch
Lucerna ID 1000902

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 29 July 2020

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