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Badge - Maryborough High School, circa 1950s Object Reg. No: HT 18992

Summary:
Metal Maryborough High School badge, used and owned by Bill Boyd in the 1950s.

The William Boyd Childhood Collection includes most of the childhood possessions of William (Bill) Boyd, who was born in 1947 and raised in the Victorian town of Maryborough. Kept by Lillian Boyd (Bill's mother) for decades, upon her death the Collection was donated by Bill to the former Museum of Childhood at Edith Cowan University in Western Australia. When the Museum of Childhood closed it was transferred to Museum Victoria.
Description:
Metal badge Maryborough High School with monogram in centre.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Edith Cowan University Museum of Childhood, 2008
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 35 mm (Height), 27 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: schools, uniforms, making history - william boyd childhood
Themes this item is part of: Childhood & Youth Collection, William Boyd Childhood Collection, Clothing & Textiles Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
On Display at: Melbourne Museum
Primary Classification: EDUCATION
Secondary Classification: Primary & Secondary Schools
Tertiary Classification: uniforms
Inscriptions: Text: MARYBOROUGH HIGH SCHOOL/MHS/STRIVE & THRIVE.
Past Owner: Edith Cowan University Museum of Childhood, Churchlands, Western Australia, Australia, 1992-2008
User: Mr William Boyd, Maryborough, Victoria, Australia, circa 1950s

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