AU WA A1847 - ROYAL COMMISSION TO INQUIRE INTO AND REPORT UPON CERTAIN MATTERS RELATING TO THE APPLE INDUSTRY IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA

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Royal Commission

Authorized form of name

ROYAL COMMISSION TO INQUIRE INTO AND REPORT UPON CERTAIN MATTERS RELATING TO THE APPLE INDUSTRY IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA

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AU WA A1847

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Dates of existence

1961-10-09 - 1961-12-21

History

On 12 September 1961, William Charles Gillespie was appointed Royal Commissioner to enquire into and report upon the buying, presentation, handling, transport, marketing and shipping of apples grown in Western Australia, insofar as those procedures affect or govern the return to the grower.

The Royal Commission sittings were held between 24 October and 14 December 1961. The Commission sat on twenty four days in all, twenty two at Perth and two at Manjimup. Thirty seven persons gave evidence before the Commission, with one hundred and twenty four exhibits tendered as evidence.

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Series S4623 - CORRESPONDENCE

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Creation

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Dates of relationship

1961-10-09 - 1961-12-21

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Series S4624 - MINUTES

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Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1961-10-24 - 1961-12-14

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Series S4626 - INDEXES TO WITNESSES, EXHIBITS AND SITTINGS

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Series S4627 - REPORT

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Dates of relationship

1962-01-01

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Series S4628 - TRANSCRIPTS OF EVIDENCE

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Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1961-10-24 - 1961-12-14

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Final

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