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Booklet - War Savings Certificates, Trustees Register, circa 19445-1949 Document Reg. No: SH 890044

Summary:
Unused War Savings Certificates Trustees Register, printed by L.F. Johnston, Government Printer, Canberra, circa 1945-1949. It was found at Simpson's Gloves Pty Ltd in small library in small downstairs storeroom. Simpson's Gloves was formed in 1924 and produced leather gloves and coats, handbags, helmets and associated leather goods. The company first operated in Smith Street, and subsequently Alexandra Parade, Collingwood, relocating to Victoria Street, Richmond in 1928, where it remained until 1988.
Description:
Trustees register of War Savings Certificates. Small booklet of lined pages. Booklet has a brown cover with black printed text.
Acquisition Information:
Cultural Gifts Donation from Mr Alistair Mitchell, 1989
Acknowledgement:
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 25.30 cm (Height), 20.50 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: trades, wars conflicts, glovemaking, leatherworking, world war ii 1939-1945
Themes this item is part of: Amos Griffiths Simpson, Glove Manufacturer (1878-1953), Simpson's Gloves Pty Ltd, 1924-1988, Production Processes at Simpson's Gloves Factory, Working Life at Simpson's Gloves Factory, Workers at Simpson's Gloves Factory, Simpson's Gloves Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection, Clothing & Textiles Collection
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: Clothing Accessories
Tertiary Classification: business records
Inscriptions: Printed, front cover: WAR SAVINGS/CERTIFICATES./Group./TRUSTEES' REGISTER./All War Savings Certificates Groups should be registered with the Organizing Secretary, War Savings/Certificates, in the State in which they operate./Renewals of stationery supplies may be obtained by communicating with the Organizing Secretary at the/Head Office of the Commonwealth Bank in the capital City of each State.
Printer: L.F. Johnston, Commonwealth Government Printer, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia, circa 1945-1949
Place & Date Used: Simpson's Gloves Pty Ltd, Richmond North, Victoria, Australia, circa 1945-1949

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