Business Archives

Business archives

A reflection of Cork’s extensive industrial and commercial history, Cork City and County Archives has particularly strong holdings of business archives. These archives often include financial account books, wages records, files, board minutes, personal and business correspondence, and maps, architectural plans, blueprints and drawings. Some collections sourced from businesses may also contain personal or family documents. For a complete listing do a search of our online catalogue.

Examples of major business archives held by CCCA include:

Descriptive lists for the above collections available by email on request to

Cork Butter Market Supplier Form 1884
Cork Butter Market Supplier Form, 1884