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Booklet

From the Collection of National Wool Museum 26 Moorabool Street Geelong Victoria

Description
White paper booklet with four staples on left side spine. Front cover has black text with four horizontal red lines and red text reading -IMPORTANT NOTE- at the bottom part of the cover. Producer text at top reads -EDLER SMITH / GOLDBROUGH MORT / LIMITED- and -WOOL HAND-BOOK / AND WAYBILLS-.
Back cover is a ready reckoner providing quick number and measurement conversions.
Inside front and back cover has tips on how to use the booklet.
Five pages of advice on using the booklet.
Several yellow and blue lined sheets upon which bale details can be recorded with the supplied carbon paper to aid in duplication.
Fold out map attached inside back cover.
One loose page containing bale details for sale. Page is dated 5/10/1959.
Loose small self-addressed envelope inside.
Size
30.5cm x 14.5cm
Object Registration
7746
Keywords
wool auctions, wool sales, wool transport, mrs robyn adams, elder smith goldsbrough mort limited, dalgety and company limited elder smith goldsbrough mort limited, goldsbrough, mort and company limited
Historical information
Donated by Mrs Robyn Adams, daughter of Victor Clyde- a wool grower from North East Victoria. Mr Clyde used this booklet to record details of wool bales which he sold through Goldsbrough Mort.
When Made
1959
Last updated
13 Feb 2018 at 1:43PM