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Monthly Archives: April 2010

History of Australian Banknotes Signatures Part 2

Signatures – (Part 2) – by Richard E Fahy Herbert Coombs- Circa 1949-1968. Covered in Part One – pre decimal banknotes. Ronald Wilson- Circa 951-1966. Covered in Part One – pre decimal banknotes. Richard J. Randall. Circa 1966-1971. Appointed as Secretary to the Treasury in October 1966 until October 1971. Mr Randall was co -signatory […]

History of Australian Banknotes Signatures Part 1

13 April 2010 Signatures – (Part 1)- by Richard E Fahy Pre Decimal Banknotes. Circa 1913-1966 George Thomas Allen. Circa 1901-1916 Was the first Secretary to the Treasury after Australian Federation in 1901. Although he retired in 1916, his signature continued to appear on Australian banknotes until 1918. Charles Cerutty. Circa 1918-1923 When J Collins […]