Published for the Leicester and County Chamber of Commerce by Bemrose Advertising Ltd., Derby and London
Six advertisements or features on Leicester companies: Pick Knitwear advertisement, pp.61; St Margaret advertisement, pp.75; J. Picks & Sons Ltd feature, pp.99; St. Margaret feature, pp.103; Byford advertisement, pp.110
Part Seven - Industry. A 48 page extract from a 191 page written analysis of Leicester's City Development Plan in 1952. Includes information on Leicester's principal industries from 1670 to date; Employment in the industries by type of industry,...
Industry; Industrialization; Employment; housing; Factories; Buildings; Working Environment; Occupations; Manufacturing; Hosiery industry; Shoe industry; Knitting industry; WWII; Markets; Land reform; Land use; Planning; City planning;