TITLE

The Irvines - Part 1: Hans Irvine - the wine king of Australia

AUTHOR(S)
Hankel, Valmai
PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
Australian & New Zealand Wine Industry Journal;Jul/Aug2009, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Biography
ABSTRACT
A biography of Hans William Henry Irvine, a famous Australian wine businessman is presented. It mentions that he was born on August 2, 1856 in Melbourne to John William Henry Irvine and his wife Mary Irvine. He became an apprentice in a premier printing firm and there he learned the art of litography, which he later use in preparing wine labels. It highlights his great contribution for the commercial success and raising the status of the Australian wine industry.
ACCESSION #
44255466

 

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