James McHutchison was proprietor of a bookbinding, printing, engraving and lithographer business that had premises on Sturt Street.
According to the 1875 Ballarat Directory McHutchison the bookbinder was situated at 6 Sturt Street. In their letterhead of 1879, the business was listed as being situated on 9 Lydiard Street. They also listed their services as being a paper ruler and account book manufacturer.
6 Sturt Street, Ballarat
- JAMES M’HUTCHISON, BOOKBINDER, PAPER RULER, AND ACCOUNT BOOK MANUFACTURER, has Removed to 6 Sturt street, Ballarat, where he will carry on Bookbinding in all its varied branches, together with Account-book Making to any style or pattern.
- ↑ University of Ballarat Historical Collection, invoice dated 01 June 1876 [Cat. No. 5488].
- ↑ Rogers, J. W. F. (ed.). (c. 1887). The Australasian Federal Directory of Commerce, Trades & Professions. Melbourne: J. W. F. Rogers.
- ↑ Ballarat Star, 16 April 1872.
--SS 14:11, 16 December 2011 (EST)