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HMAT Ballarat sinking after being torpedoed by a German submarine in the English Channel.

Date:
1917

Letter from Arthur Wilson, member of 7/38 Battalion AIF, to his sister Mary.

Date:
1917
Courtesy:
Tony Wilson

Arthur Sydney Wilson with a friend Henry Deam from Elsternwick, in Egypt training. Member of the 38th Battalion. Killed in action at Passchendaele.

Date:
1917
Courtesy:
Tony Wilson

Wilson family at Spotswood. Rear Alexander, Mary, Arthur; centre Grace, Sydney; front Muriel, Isabel, James on father's knee and Maxwell.

Date:
1913
Courtesy:
Tony Wilson

Brothers at St Bede's College Mentone; Gabriel, Urban, Colman, Fintan, Anthony & Lewis.

Date:
1938
Courtesy:
Leo Gamble

Mentone Baths and beach with Seagull Rock and the old baths in the distance.

Date:
1926

Aerial view of Thomas McCristal's property, later St Bede's.

Date:
1920
Courtesy:
Leo Gamble

Aboriginal flag at Attenborough Park, Mordialloc.

Date:
2014

William Thomas, Assistant Protector and Guardian of Aborigines.

Date:
1860

Map of aboriginal reserve, Mordialloc Creek 852 acres, parish unnamed.

Date:
1840

The Yarra Yarra near Melbourne.

Date:
1886

A 4ft by 8ft model of Gloucester Cathedral painstakingly created in Shirley Hawkes front garden in Nepaen Highway Cheltenham in 1942 will be demolished by the new owners.

Date:
1986
Courtesy:
Moorabbin Standard

Fairy House featuring the Old Woman in a Shoe, a wishing well, and a family of ducklings, Nepean Highway Cheltenham.

Date:
1940

Fairy House and garden with ornaments and a model of an English Cathedral, Nepean Highway Cheltenham.

Date:
1945
Courtesy:
City of Kingston

Beach inspection at Parkdale. Crs. Arthur Burke, John Beesley, Roy Ward, Jack Ferguson P LS Club architect.

Date:
1961
Courtesy:
Mordialloc News

Junior life savers, Parkdale Life Saving Club,  with reel marching behind the club flag on Parkdale Beach, club rooms in the background.

Date:
1950

Official opening of the Parkdale Life Saving Club, W Atkin memorial Building. Inspecting the plaque are M Porter, Club President, Jack Furmedge, E Pleydell secretary of the RLSS Victorian Branch.

Date:
1961
Courtesy:
Mordialloc News

Parkdale Life Saving Club, Beach Road Parkdale.

Date:
1959

Parkdale Central Life Saving Club, Reel and Line Team on beach, Harry Hood third from left.

Date:
1938
Courtesy:
Allan Hood

Reel and Line Team at Parkdale Life Saving Club, club house on the left, bathing box on stilts to the right and team members C Cornish, J Jones.

Date:
1930
Courtesy:
Ian Lording

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