Deposit N105 - Younghusband Limited deposit

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Younghusband Limited deposit


  • 1889 - 1971 (Creation)

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1.5 m

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(1889 - 1971)

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The company was founded by merchant squatter, Isaac Younghusband, originally as Younghusband & Co Ltd and was registered in Victoria on 1 May 1889. The business was engaged in woolbroking and as stock and station agents. In 1897 it became a proprietary company under the name of Younghusband & Co Pty Ltd. Another change in name occurred in 1902 when the company took over the woolbrokers R Goldsbrough Row & Co Pty Ltd and became known as Younghusband Row & Co Pty Ltd. In 1920 the company became known as Younghusband Limited. In September 1971 the company was taken over by Elder Smith Goldsbrough Mort Ltd.

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Financial records, wages books, newspaper cuttings, photographs, oil painting, staff provident fund records including minutes of trustee meetings, journal, ledgers and cash book.


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Researchers must sign an access agreement

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Entered from deposit description on 12 August 2011




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