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Negative - Wangaratta, Victoria, circa 1865 Image Reg. No: MM 6128

Description Of Content:
Teachers and pupils outside the Wangaratta State School No.1962.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Margaret Pullen, 1988
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: education, schools, students, teachers
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: EDUCATION
Secondary Classification: Images (To Be Classified)
Tertiary Classification: images (to be classified)
Organisations Depicted: Wangaratta State School
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia, circa 1865
Creator: W Barnes Studio, circa 1865


Jenny Coates Posted on 28 Sep 2014 4:46 PM
State School No. 1962 was called Dockers Plains, which is near Wangaratta so this is NOT Wangaratta State School. The Dockers Plains school was only opened in 1877. Before that it was Catholic Capitation School no. 832 so this image must date to the late 1870s at earliest.

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