Story: Donald, Alexander Bell

The business premises of Alexander Bell Donald, one of Auckland's leading Pacific island traders

The business premises of Alexander Bell Donald, one of Auckland's leading Pacific island traders

In the mid 1890s Alexander Bell Donald's partner retired and the trading business they had founded relinquished its shipping service and concentrated on the importing of produce from the Pacific islands.

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How to cite this page:

W. A. Laxon. 'Donald, Alexander Bell', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1996. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/3d11/donald-alexander-bell (accessed 24 June 2021)