Financial records, Andrew Sharpe Ltd; Andrew Sharpe Ltd; c1950s; CT4006


Financial records, Andrew Sharpe Ltd

About this object

Financial records, Andrew Sharpe Ltd, Sawmillers & Box Manufacturers. Receipt books, correspondence, letter books, invoice books, order books, cheque stubs, timber consignment-notes, ephemera, circa 1950s.

Letter book correspondence signed by J C Wilson and sometimes Clem Wilson.

The Properties and Uses of Silver-beech, by W C Ward, Forest Assistant [New Zealand State Forest Service, circular No. 34].

The Houghton Line, February 1955, a booklet on oils, leathers and metal-working products. This issue features an article on the benefits of taking lecithin.

Newspaper clipping, closure of Andrew Sharpe Sawmill, Tawanui [ODT, November 7, 1960].

Standard Insurance Company Limited - receipt book, 1926-1930 [found together with records from Andrew Sharpe Ltd].

Pages from diary recording farming of sheep, cows, bullocks, stags, 1940-1947 [unnamed, found together with records from Andrew Sharpe Ltd].


Andrew Sharpe Ltd

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Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, The Catlins, Tawanui

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper
processed material, metal
processed material, cardboard

Subject and Association Keywords

agriculture, forestry, exploitation and utilization

Subject and Association Keywords

business, wholesale trade

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika, The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".

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