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Label - William Reed Label

From the Collection of Warrnambool and District Historical Society Inc. 2 Gilles Street (south of Merri St) Warrnambool Victoria

Description
White paper label with blue printing adhered to a piece of grey cardboard. Another label is on the same card.
Size
Label L 12cm W 9.5cm Card L 23.5cm W 22cm
Object Registration
002520
Keywords
william reed, warrnambool, bookseller
Historical information
. This label comes from the business of William Reed who ran a book and stationery store at 168 Timor Street, Warrnambool for many years in the 20th century. In 1976 advertisements indicated that the shop had been operating for 64 years which brings the establishment date to 1912 One date we have for William Reed's business is 1938
When Made
Early 20th century
Made By
Gaspars Modern Printing Co. (Maker)
Significance
This label is of some importance as William Reed was a prominent business man in Warrnambool in the 20th century.
Inscriptions & Markings
WILLIAM REED BOOKSELLER & STATIONER. 168 Timor Street, Warrnambool "AGE" "SUN" "HERALD" Border and horizontal lines.
Last updated
18 Jul 2019 at 1:04PM