Deposit 29 - B J Ball Limited deposit

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B J Ball Limited deposit


  • 1906 - 1957 (Creation)

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0.3 m

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(1906 - 1966)

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Wholesale paper merchants and manufacturers, B J Ball Ltd, was founded by B J Ball in 1906. Branches were opened in Brisbane in 1911, Melbourne in 1918, and in Auckland, New Zealand in 1921. A buying office was opened in London in 1922. In 1926 the New Zealand business was sold and in 1937 branches were opened in Adelaide and Perth. The company merged with Edwards Dunlop and Company Limited on 29 September 1966.

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Company prospectus, financial and sales records, notebook of wages and addresses of staff (Sydney Branch).


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Entered from deposit description on 26 July 2011




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