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Thomas. J. Barratt

Person   Born 1842 Died 28/4/1914

Categories: Commerce, History

Businessman and historian.  Born 25 Tottenham Place.  1864 joined A & F Pears as a bookkeeper and then married F. Pears's eldest daughter the next year.

Historian of Hampstead, author of the 3 volume 1912 'Annuls of Hampstead'.  Chairman in Pears, the soap manufacturers. Referred to as "the father of modern advertising" he was responsible for using the Bubbles picture in a Pears advertising campaign. The picture source website gives the details.

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Thomas. J. Barratt

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Bell Moor House & T.J. Barratt

Erected by the Hampstead Borough Council On this site stood the house Bell M...

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