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Arthur Playle collection related to the history of Henderson and Macfarlane Ltd.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-A-109

Scope and Contents

The Playle collection relating to the history of Henderson and MacFarlane Ltd. The papers include a typescript history, comments on the history, a list of the Circular Saw fleet, a one-page published account of the Company, a published advertisement, and 3 items of correspondence between Mr Playle and R. Lamont, University of New England.


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Conditions Governing Access

Not restricted.


0.01 metres (1 folder.)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Made available for copying by Mr A. Playle who holds the originals, 1972.

Existence and Location of Originals

In private hands.

Related Materials

Related archival material: Henderson and Macfarlane records can be found in the records of the Pacific Islands Company held by the Australian National Archives, Melbourne (series MP 1174/1).

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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections, University of Auckland Repository

5 Alfred Street
Private Bag 92019
Auckland 1142 New Zealand