Invoice; 1929; 2016.6.16



About this object

Wholesale and Export Druggists invoice, importers of drugs and chemicals from Burgoyne Burbidges & Co Ltd, East Ham, London dated 2 August 1929. This old invoice was made up for Mr J S Woolley, Auckland, shipped per Port Melbourne.

It was located in the attic of J S Woolley Chemist Shop, Cameron Street, Whangarei in 2015, along with many other registers, books and archival material pertaining to the early chemist shop. J S Woolley's advertised locally as a chemist-optician and Kodak dealer both in Whangarei and Kawakawa.

During the 1920's various local doctors held practises at the premises of J S Woolley Chemists opening short hours at various times throughout the day. This reputable retail outlet stocked an assortment of goods including kodaks and all photo requirements, the best assortment of perfumery in Whangarei, toilet articles, British and French brush ware and opticals.

Date Made


Place Made

East Ham, London

Medium and Materials



285mm L x 220mm W

Credit Line

Donated by Mr C Worz, Whangarei Museum, Kiwi North

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