Deposit N334 - William Cooper and Nephews (Australia) deposit 2

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William Cooper and Nephews (Australia) deposit 2


  • 1929 - 1966 (Creation)

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0.1m (1 type 2 box)

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(1880 - 1960)

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The original sheep-dip company was founded by William Cooper in 1843 in Berkhamsted, England. In 1880 it established agencies in Sydney, Melbourne and Tasmania to sell Cooper products. In 1920 the business became locally registered as William Cooper & Nephews (Aust) Pty Ltd with F N Yarwood as Chairman of Directors and R H Harrowell as Manager. In 1925 the company merged with McDougall & Robertson which was later acquired by Burroughs Wellcome in 1959.

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Memorandum and articles of association, photographs, plan, minutes, copy of an industrial agreement and unpublished typescripts of company history.


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Researchers must sign an access agreement

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Entered from deposit description on 14 June 2016




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