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Photograph, Black & White, John Box 1841-1913 and Document re Will

From the Collection of City of Moorabbin Historical Society (Operating the Box Cottage Museum) Joyce Park Jasper Road Ormond Victoria

Description
a)Black & White photograph of John Box standing at his home in North Road East Bentleigh c1900
b) Document - letter regarding the Estate of John Box 1928
Size
a) 13cm x 10cm b) 20cm x 17cm
Object Registration
01053
Keywords
box george,b 1808, box john1841 - 1913, box william, box elizabeth smith j l; smith mary ann, stanley helen, smith vic, chaff cutter, horse drawn carts, early settlers, bentleigh, mckinnon, parish of moorabbin, city of moorabbin, county of bourke, moorabbin roads board, shire of moorabbin, henry dendy's special survey 1841, were j.b.; bent thomas, o'shannassy john, king richard, charman stephen, highett william, ormond francis, maynard dennis, market gardeners, vineyards, orchards
Historical information
John Box 1841 - 1913 was a member of the George Box family who migrated from Sussex England 1855 and established market gardens in Parish of Moorabbin, County of Bourke
When Made
a) c1900 b) 1928
Made By
Printer publisher (Maker)
Significance
John Box was a pioneer settler 1855 in Moorabbin Shire, County of Bourke and established a market garden and raised his family.
Inscriptions & Markings
a) nil
b) as printed
Last updated
12 Jun 2019 at 11:53PM