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Australia House. Victoria House (1918-:)


Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Letter to Edith F. Ewart from George Fairbairn, 18 March 1927

Identifier: Coll-14/9/33/4
Scope and Contents

Fairbairn describes the difficulties in getting Australian produce to prominence, partly due to the competition with American advertisers. He invites Mrs Ewart to visit him in London before he departs for Australia.

Dates: 18 March 1927

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Albert Sherbourne Le Souef, 15 October 1925

Identifier: Coll-14/9/31/15
Scope and Contents

Le Souef confirms receipt of 'the Gillespie papers', parts of which he is copying out before returning them to Ewart. He reports that he has talked with the commercial agent of Australia House about the possibility of the Prime Minister visiting the universities of Aberdeen and Edinburgh. He complains about the pastoralists and departments of agriculture in Australia not knowing of the work that is going on and so being unable to co-operate or adapt to their special conditions.

Dates: 15 October 1925

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Albert Sherbourne Le Souef, 28 November 1926

Identifier: Coll-14/9/32/10
Scope and Contents

Le Souef writes that he will enquire whether the results of research can be passed on to other interested parties. He has mentioned the matter to Australia House officials who seemed to think that the Empire Marketing Board would be interested in the research.

Dates: 28 November 1926

Additional filters:

Agriculture and state 2
Animal Breeding Research 1
Farm produce--Marketing 1
Social Interaction 1