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Handwritten notes on paper

From the Collection of Churchill Island Heritage Farm 1 Samuel Amess Drive Newhaven Victoria

Description
Notes handwritten in pencil on paper regarding fertilizer amounts in 100 weight bags per paddock, 11 paddocks. Dated 1959. Assumed to be written by Harry Jenkins
Size
13.7cm width, 21.2cm length
Object Registration
0233
Keywords
fertilizer, paddock, farm, churchill island, harry jenkins
Historical information
Dr Harry Jenkins owned Churchill Island from 1936 to 1963 and bequeathed it to Margaret Campbell on his death. Sister Campbell had been nurse to his disabled son and wife and she lived on the island from the time of World War Two. The item was given to Arthur Evans, a family friend, on the day of the auction sale of artifacts when she sold the island, approximately 1973.
When Made
1959 approx
Significance
The document demonstrates Harry Jenkins interest and committment to farming on Churchill Island and provides information on farming of the era.
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:09AM