|Description: A typed sample list of 4 unnumbered pages, listed on both sides. The list contains: family name, and connection with clan. The names are in alphabetical order. On the back of the last page, stamped in red is: "Burnett's Scottish Imports, R.R. #1, 256 Maple Drive, Straud, Ontario (705) 436-3522, 728-3232." |
The list is part of the book of Tartan samples (2001.2.1.1).
Mr. Richard Parker was a travelling textile sales man. He sold material for clothes, billiard tables and upholstery. He lived at 1276 Mississauga Road for over 40 years. He had a bedroom office at this house which he worked from until the age of 86. He was originally from Willowdale moving to Mississauga in the 70s with his wife and five children.