Deposit 102 - R A McKillop and Company deposit

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R A McKillop and Company deposit


  • 1904 - 1964 (Creation)

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0.9 m

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(1910 - 1954)

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The firm of R A McKillop & Co Ltd, stock and station agents, estate agents and auctioneers was established in Canberra at Civic Centre in the 1930s by Robert Alexander McKillop after he had moved from Cooma where he had been established in a similar business since 1910. McKillop was also partner in the firm of Hain & McKillop, stock and station agents in Cooma. He also operated in Canberra the National Finance and Investment Co Ltd, a money lending and hire-purchasing finance company. The business remained under the control of R A McKillop until it was sold around 1954 to G A and D E Hohnen.

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(1936 - 1956)

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The National Finance & Investment Co Ltd, a money lending and hire purchase financing company was registered as a public company on 16 March 1936. Robert Alexander McKillop, of R A McKillop and Co Ltd, held interests in the company and was Director of the company. The company was deregistered on 21 May 1956.

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Financial records, correspondence, desk diaries, and miscellaneous papers.


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Entered from deposit description on 9 August 2011




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