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From the Collection of Orbost & District Historical Society Ruskin Street Orbost Victoria

Size
H-235mm W-175mm
Object Registration
575
Keywords
james-henry cameron-robert-pullar account
Historical information
This account was sent fro H. James & Co to Robert Pullar Cameron.
Henry James (1860-1932) was a well-known identity in the Orbost district. He was a stock agent and auctioneer who helped to establish the seed bean industry in Orbost. He was the second secretary of the Snowy River Shipping Co. as well as a shire councillor and prominent member of MUIOOF.
Robert Pullar Cameron was a Shire Councillor for many years. He married Penuel Hossack and had a family of James, Flora, Penuel and Alex.

When Made
November 29 1911
Made By
H. James & Co. (Maker)
Significance
Henry James (1860-1932) was a well-known identity in the Orbost district. This item is an example of a hand-written document used by an early Orbost business. It is a useful research tool.
Inscriptions & Markings
Two white paper accounts , red lines and black print. It is from H. James & CO - Freighters to R. Cameron.
Last updated
18 Jan 2018 at 12:23PM