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Papers of John Alexander, 1927-1930 [manuscript]
Bib ID 1756026
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Ferguson, John Alexander, 1881-1969
 
Access Conditions Available for research. Not for loan. 
Description [1927-1930] 
10 cm. 
Summary

A collection of printed material relating to Sir John Ferguson's travels, mainly in Italy, England and Egypt during 1927: 1. - Shipboard menus for the John Orient Line ships R.M.S. Orama and R.M.S. Orsova. Concert programmes; excursion time tables, maps and post cards. 2.- Two letters to Sir John Ferguson from the British and Foreign Bible Society and S.W. Carruthers about the Presbyterian Historical Society. Both are dated 1927. 3. - One letter from "Dad" (probably JAF) to "Dear Bess". Dated Venice, 6 Dec. 1927 about problems in acquiring books on Australian overseas. 4. - Letter of Credit from the Commercial Banking Company of Sydney Ltd. dated 1927.

Notes

Manuscript reference no. : MS 3641.

Subjects Ferguson, John Alexander, 1881-1969 -- Archives.  |  Carruthers, S. W. -- Correspondence.  |  Presbyterian Historical Society.  |  Orsova (Ship)  |  Orama (Ship)  |  Book collectors -- Australia -- Archives.  |  Book collecting -- Australia.  |  Voyages and travels.
Time Coverage 1927-1930 
Occupation Book collectors.
Other authors/contributors Carruthers, S. W

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