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Folder - `Phar Lap: The Wonder Horse', Henschke Primary School, Wagga Wagga, 1999 Document Reg. No: SH 000541

Summary:
Cardboard folder hand made and decorated by the Year 3F students at Henschke Primary School, Wagga Wagga, NSW in 1999.

Sent to the Museum in 1999 by the class's teacher, who thought the Museum would be interested in the student's responses to the Phar Lap story. It originally contained 26 letters about Phar Lap, hand written by the students.
Description:
Thin card hand made folder. Is decorated with a drawing of Phar Lap by one of the students. Has the names of 26 Year 3 pupils from Henschke Primary, and their teacher Miss Forbes, on the front.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Ms Tiffany Forbes - Henschke Primary School, 2000
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 25.30 cm (Width), 46.50 cm (Length)

More information

Tagged with: museum history, exhibitions, education, making history - phar lap
Themes this item is part of: Childhood & Youth Collection, Phar Lap Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: SPORT
Secondary Classification: Horse Racing
Tertiary Classification: correspondence
Inscriptions: Text: Phar Lap/Australia's/wonder horse./Written by year 3/ Henschke Primary. [Followed by 26 names].
Maker: Year 3F, Henschke Primary School, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia, 1999

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