Collection 220 - Matthews and Dangar, solicitors of Narrandera

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RW 220


Matthews and Dangar, solicitors of Narrandera


  • 1923-1939 (Creation)

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146 boxes.

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((1927) -)

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Richard Oram "Dick" Palmer was born in 1899 in the Dubbo district. He was first articled to Messers Booth and Nelson of Dubbo in 1921. By 1926 he was practising as a solicitor in Barellan. He married Jean Dowling of Young in 1929. They left Barellan in 1933 for Dubbo, then moved to Forbes in 1936. Dick Palmer died at Forbes in 1973.

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Letter books, letter registers, cash books, miscellaneous papers, plans and client files (instruction papers) from the practice of RO Palmer.


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OPEN to public access.

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