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Handwritten notes on paper

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

Description
Handwritten notesin pencil on paper, regarding fertilizing farm. Assumed to be written by Harry Jenkins
Size
20.2cm width, 25.3cm length
Object Registration
0235
Keywords
farming, fertilizer, churchill island, harry jenkins, jenkins, farm, handwritten, notes
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.
Significance
This document demonstrates Harry Jenkins interest and commitment to farming at Churchill Island and provides information on farming of the era.
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:10AM