Mathie Collection

Primary maker
Mathie & Co
Production date
Circa 1927-1958
Collection of examples of printing. Includes posters, tickets, letterheads, notices and other printed ephemera, relating to local events, businesses, employment, public order and other miscellaneous topics.

Object Detail

Name/title notes
Mathie & Co., Printers, 1 Broad Street, Denny.
John Mathie, originally from Ayr, established his printing business around the turn of the 19th/20th Century after having worked for the Vale Paper Mill in Denny. In 1881 the Census return lists his occupation as a 'letter press printer'. Despite being a long established company, Mathie & Co was not incorporated until 22nd May 1951. By 1959 W.J. McRobert was listed as the Managing Director of Mathie & Co. The company was finally dissolved in 1989.
Level of current record
Primary maker
Production date
Circa 1927-1958
325 items (1.3m)
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