A typewritten manuscript which includes a typewritten copy of a letter from H.V. McKay to Senator George Pearce, Minister of Defence, regarding what is required for Australia to be able to rapidly produce munitions for the World War I. Undated but attributed to circa 1915 as the letter makes reference to the Dardenelles being forced.

This image is part of a collection of photographs, negatives, moving film, artefacts, documents and trade literature belonging to the H. V. McKay Sunshine Collection. The Australian operations of this company were originally founded by Hugh V. McKay in the 1890s. The McKay collection is regarded as one of the most significant industrial heritage collections in Australia.

Physical Description

Two foolscap sheets of off-white paper. Typewritten text in black ink, one side only. Metal staple in top left corner.

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