Card addressed to Major Ferris M.P from the Parramatta Park Improvement Committee advising that his tree for planting on the Second Arbor Day is Number 6 and that it will be ready for planting on 12th September 1900.

Part of a collection of photographs and documents relating to William John Ferris (1855-1917). Ferris was born in Parramatta, he married in 1885 and had one daughter and three sons. From 1883 he was an Alderman of Parramatta Council, being elected Mayor in 1890 and 1896. In July 1898 he was elected to the NSW Legislative Assembly as the member for Parramatta, he lost his seat in June 1901.

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Medium sized information card for Arbor Day, 1900.

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