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[Illuminated calligraphic address to J. Pearson from the Engineering Dept. of the Broken Hill Proprietary Co. Ltd.]
Bib ID 4225800
Format BookBook
Author
Broken Hill Proprietary Company. Engineering Department
 
Description [Broken Hill, N.S.W. : Engineering Dept., 1898] 
1 sheet : col. ill. ; 39 x 29 cm in folder 44 x 34 cm. 
Summary

Calligraphic address within a floral watercolour border and with two pen and ink sketches of the Mine mounted in original morocco folder, lettered and decorated in gilt with watered silk lining.

Partial contents
  • Proprietary mine looking north
  • Proprietary mine looking south.
 
Biography/History

J.F. Pearson was the Chief Engineer at BHP upon his departure in 1898.

Notes

Cataloguer supplied title.

Cover title: To J.F. Pearson Esq.

Text begins: To J. F. Pearson Esq. Dear Sir, We the undersigned for and on behalf of the employees of the Engineering Department of the Broken Hill Proprietary Compy Limited on the eve of your departure from Broken Hill ....[36 signatures incl. Chairman, Secretary, Treasurer], dated 26 February 1898.

Subjects Pearson, J. F.  |  Broken Hill Proprietary Company -- Employees.  |  Mining engineers -- New South Wales -- Broken Hill -- Miscellanea.  |  Mines and mineral resources -- New South Wales -- Broken Hill.  |  Illumination of books and manuscripts -- New South Wales.  |  Broken Hill (N.S.W.) -- Pictorial works.
Also Titled

To J. F. Pearson, Esq.

Proprietary mine looking north

Proprietary mine looking south

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