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Book - MacRobertsonland

From the Collection of Ringwood and District Historical Society 125 Warrandyte Road Ringwood VIC

Description
Small paperback biography of Macpherson Robertson (1859-1945)
Size
105mm x 150mm - 183 pages
Links
Object Registration
4877
Historical information
MacRobertson's chocolate factory in Fitzroy, Victoria, expanded to Ringwood at 323 Canterbury Road before takeover in 1968 by Cadbury-Schweppes P/L.
When Made
2010
Made By
Jill Robertson (Author), Arcade Publications (Publisher)
Inscriptions & Markings
"Meet the man behind some of Australia's favourite confectionery - including Freddo Frog, Cherry Ripe and Old Gold chocolate - a charming self-made millionaire and generous philanthropist whose spirit reflected the hopes and dreams of a young nation. MACROBERTSONLAND tells the amazing rags-to-riches tale of Macpherson Robertson, Austrlia's very own Willy Wonka."
Last updated
29 Jun 2019 at 12:22PM