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

A white paper account with red lines and black print. Details are hand-written in blue ink. It is from J. Russell to R. P. Cameron.
H-210mm W-132mm
Object Registration
account-book-keeping russell-john blacksmith cameron-r.p.
Historical information
John Russell Senior was a blacksmith, wheelwright, farmer and later chairman of the Orbost Butter Factory, makers of Sunny South Butter (today part of Murray Goulburn Co Ltd). His blacksmith business was in Nicholson Street, Orbost.
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
Made By
Russell, John snr (Maker)
This item is an example of the book-keeping of an early 20th century Orbost business and is a useful research tool.
Last updated
21 May 2018 at 12:05PM