# 14155

COOMBS, Herbert Cole "Nugget" (1906-1997)

Nugget Coombs, Australian economist and public servant : typed letter, signed, September 1968

$25.00 AUD

Typed letter, single octavo sheet, on letterhead of the Australian National University, Canberra, headed ‘Chancellor’ and dated 16 September 1968, addressed to Sir Edward Ford, Director, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, University of Sydney; ‘Dear Ted, Many thanks for your telegram of congratulations on the occasion of my Installation as Chancellor’; signed in pen at the foot ‘Nugget’; fine.

Provenance: Collection of Sir Edward Ford (1902-1986), distinguished physician and philanthropist, Sydney.