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.


This document demonstrates Harry Jenkins interest and commitment to farming at Churchill Island and provides information on farming of the era.

Physical description

Handwritten notes in pencil on paper, regarding fertilising farm. Assumed to be written by Harry Jenkins