Summary

Menu for a Public Banquet held by the Braidwood Railway League in honour of visit of Sir William John Lyne, Premier of New South Wales, and Members of Parliment on 17th November 1900. It was used by Mr William John Ferris, a member of NSW Parliament at the time.

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.

Physical Description

Small folded menu.

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