Grace's Guide

British Industrial History

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John Harrap and Son

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of 3 Holborn Buildings, Holborn Bars, London, EC1. Telephone: Central 11259. (1922)

Ditto Address. Telephone: Holborn 2020. Cables: "Harsonart, Smith, London". (1929)

  • 1922 Listed Exhibitor. Publishers of Pictures, Calendars; Makers of Picture Frames, Advertisers' Show-card Frames, Photo-Frames. Framed Pictures a Speciality. (Stand No. K.143) [1]
  • 1929 Listed Exhibitor. Publishers of Picture Prints and Framed Pictures for the Art and Furnishing Trades. Picture Frames for Photographers, Advertisers, etc. Passe-partout** Work. Mountcutters. Moulding by the Length. Pictures for Calendar Tops, Boxtops, Blotter Covers, and for making up Puzzles. (Stand No. R.114) [2]
  • Note: **
    • Passe-partout = a kind of simple picture frame, usually pasteboard, the picture being fixed by strips pasted over the edges. [3]

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Sources of Information

  1. 1922 British Industries Fair Page 35
  2. 1929 British Industries Fair Page 75
  3. Chambers English Dictionary