News Letter (Lot of 8 Odd Volumes, 1960-1986)
Various sizes. 8 volumes, illustrations, some colour. Pictorial saddle-stapled wrappers.
8 odd volumes of the internal newsletter of Australian sugar and industrial company, CSR. CSR was founded in 1855 and from the late 19th century held a virtual monopoly on Queensland and Fiji sugar production for a century. This lot of newsletters document the company’s activities around Australia and internationally, with short reports on research and development, industrial achievements, broader industry activity, and staff births, deaths, marriages, transfers, appointments, and company sporting fixtures. Each number illustrated throughout and providing important historical documentation on Australian sugar, mining, and industry, and as well as insight into the developments of CSR across the mid to late 20th century. Full list of numbers 59, 63, 103, 105, 114, 163, 171, 173.
Minor shelf and handling wear. Previous owner’s name to wrappers front panel of number 63. Near Fine Condition.