Building, Hardware, Furniture and Stationery Minute Book, 1910-1915

Scope and Content

Minute of the Building, Hardware, Furniture and Stationery Committee, pages 1-112. Matters discussed include loans, furniture, paint and painters, varnish, stationery, Olympia plans, deputations, cleaning (including cottages cleaning and Board Room), purchasing, wallpaper, hardware, polishing, alterations, Educational Room, tobacco, ambulance, sick room appliance, wages, furniture lift, tinsmith.

Page 68 records Special Board Meeting Re the position with our Painters. The Master Painters Association having refused to acceed to the Mens demands it was thought a strike might take place.

Page 101 records an accident at New Building resulting in the deaths of Messrs Travis Drabble & Udale 3 employees.