Diary, National Mortgage and Agency Company Limited 1939; Unknown; 1939; WY.0000...


Diary, National Mortgage and Agency Company Limited 1939

About this object

The diary, issued by the National Mortgage and Agency Company is dated 1939. The usual diary information is in the front o and there is also information about general fencing and a rabbit proof fence, how to muster and drive stock, when the local shows are being held and other information for the farmer.

The first hand written information in the diary is the name F. A. Woollettt, 28 Bourke Street, Invercargill. The next entry is Monday 15 December morning:
Bonnie 24 lb, Nancy 4 lb and Lily 9 lb - Are these the names of house cows and the amount of milk they are producing? or are they children?

On page 2 of the Memoranda is Wool Shed pd. 420 and old bull pd. 70.

On 8 January is an entry saying "Mum made bed"

The next entry is not until 31 December 1939 when the following information is noted:
John Alexander - January 14 1932
Mary Annie - Sun. February 23 1934
James Hunter - Sat. October 13 1945
Margaret Edith - Thur. March 24 1949

The following page has the number of ewes in each paddock:
Sloans paddock 143, Polsons Paddock 128, Y. grass 87, Binder padd. 117
giving a total of 235 ewes.



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Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, Southland

Medium and Materials

organic, processed material, vegetal, paper
organic, processed material, vegetal, paper, card


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Communication (including Diaries and Letters)

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