8th August 2019

Tailor’s button:

Lasker & Lasker, Sydney:

Abraham (David) Lasker, was a merchant tailor in Newcastle from 1874. From his large large family, mostly born in Victoria, several of his sons would join the business which became Lasker and Sons then Lasker Bros: Isaac (1863- 1939), Manassah (Arthur) (1865- ), Harris (Henry) Benjamin (1869-1929),  Joseph (1872- ), (Emanuael (1872- ) and a probable grandson, Victor Emanuel (1900- ). Around 1897 they opened for business in George Street, Sydney. The name then changed to Lasker & Lasker.

The Sydney Mail 18th September 1897.

The Sun, 20th December 1910.

The Newcastle branch of the business ended around 1927, the Sydney branch around 1931.



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