Max Foy the  man responsible for importing the Grooters and Harrisons into Australia.

Letters below are from Max Foy to John Thomas in SA.

Letter 1 page 1

Letter 1 page 2

Letter 1 page 3

Letter 1 Page 4

Letter 1 Page 5

Letter 1 Page 6

Letter 2 Page 1

Letter 2 Page 2

Letter 2 Page 3

Letter 2 Page 4

Letter 2 Page 5

 

George Harrison and Sam Johnson 

 

H. Knoblauch the man responsible for saving the Harrison strain.

Letter from H. Knoblauch to John Thomas .

 

Page 1  

Page 2



Herb Knoblauch catalogue  Cover page 

page 1                                               pages 12 & 13                       pages 24 & 25                     pages 36 & 37

pages 2 & 3                                      pages 14 & 15                      pages 26 & 27                     pages 38 & 39

pages  4 & 5                                     pages 16 & 17                      pages 28 & 29                     page 40 

pages  6 & 7                                     pages 18 & 19                      pages 30 & 31

pages 8 & 9                                      pages 20 & 21                      pages 32 & 33

pages 10 & 11                                  pages 22 & 23                      pages 34 & 35


 

A letter from A.S Balfe to John Thomas. This is where the Balfe name came from to make the Balfe Harrison's. Also an article appearing in the ARP mag .


 

Jas Peddie birds were some of the first to fly 600 miles and 800 miles in Australia. These letters are from Jas Peddie to John Thomas SA .

Letter 1 page 1

Letter 1 page 2

Letter 2 page 1

Letter 3 page 1

Letter 3 page 2

Letter 4 page 1

Letter 5 page 1

Letter 6 page 1

Letter 6 page 2

Letter 7 page 1

Letter 7 page 2

Letter 8 page 1

Letter 8 page 2

Letter 9 page 1

Letter 10 page 1

Letter 10 page 2

Final letter page 1

Final letter page 2

 


Rare picture of Ted Chester. 

Standing Left to Right -

 

 

 

K Gilliespie - Hon Auditor, A E Barnacle - Pres Correspondent,G Chester - Clock Reader, A Scott - Hon Auditor,  Seated - E Chester ( Ted ) ringer of birds. C Knoblauch - Treasuer, F Krome - Pres. S Johnstone - Ring Checker

 

 







The Stone Soffles pedigrees sent to Frank Muller Rockhampton QLD.

 

First part 1

First part 1 page 2

Pedigree 1 sent from F Muller to J Thomas

Pedigree 2 sent from Frank Muller to John Thomas