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Reference to the index of records of C. Piesse & Co., Merchants and Shipping Agents of Hobart.

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Piesse, Charles Augustus James and Piesse, Leslie (2010) Reference to the index of records of C. Piesse & Co., Merchants and Shipping Agents of Hobart. University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection, Australia. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

The company was started in the late nineteenth century by Charles Augustus James Piesse (1850-1909), who had formerly worked with A.G. Webster and Alex McGregor & Co. He carried on the business of a shipping, forwarding and general agent including wool, skins, hops, fruit etc. His son, Leslie Fraser Piesse (1882-) succeeded him as Managing Director. Records consist of passenger lists, stock book, income tax papers and ledgers from 1935-1961. Transfered to the Tasmanian Archives and Heritage Office (TAHO) - Jan 2013 -www.linc.tas.gov.au/tasmaniasheritage

Item Type: Other
Keywords: Tasmania, van diemens land, social history, history, colony, colonial, Australia, indexes, University of Tasmania, Library, private deposits, archives, Collections, catalogue, Special, index,
Publisher: University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection
Collections: Other Special Collections
Additional Information: Former University of Tasmania Library, Special and Rare Materials Collection - Private Deposit P.5 - Files:- P5/4, P5/6, P5/7 not retained by TAHO
Date Deposited: 15 Jun 2011 05:06
Last Modified: 04 Jul 2013 05:35
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