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From the Collection of Ballarat Clarendon College 1425 Sturt Street Ballarat Victoria

Description
Small, maroon, leather-bound book with gold lettering and detail on spine and gold crest on front cover; book plate inside front cover
Object Registration
000485
Keywords
donald-neil-symons, fletcher jones, 1920s, book prize
Historical information
Awarded to Donald Neil Symons for excellence in Scripture during 1926 at Ballarat College. Neil was educated at Ballarat College (Dux 1933) and Ormond College, Melbourne University. He became a Clothing industry leader and was Fletcher Jones' distinguished successor as chief executive of the FJ organisation, and a prominent advocate for the Australian textile and clothing industries, decentralised industry and government support of employee share ownership schemes.
Inscriptions & Markings
Book plate inside front cover: School crest / Ballarat College / Third Prize / (Lower division) / Awarded to / N Symons / A Richardson BA / December 1927 Principal
Last updated
17 Jul 2019 at 11:06AM