30th March 2021

Tailor’s Button

E. E. Kersey

c.1900-1909

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mr Ernest Edward Thomas Kersey first advertised as a hatter and mercer in 1900. From 1909 until 1923 he operated  in partnership with George Buchanan Crawford, as ‘Kersey & Crawford’. He died in 1945, aged 75 years.

Sunday Times (Sydney) 4th March 1900 page 1.

Sunday Times (Sydney), 14th April 1901 page 3.

This button is for Huddart Parker Ltd., see  http://www.austbuttonhistory.com/uniform-buttons-2/companies-and-clubs-including-merchantile-marine/#Huddart_Parker_Ltd

 

Modern Miss buttons: 1940s

 

 

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