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By The Creek : A Mordialloc History
By The Creek : A Mordialloc History
Whitehead, Graham J2014
Books
Main title:
By The Creek : A Mordialloc History / Graham J. Whitehead & Leo Gamble.
Imprint:
Parkdale City of Kingston, 2014.
Collation:
256 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 21 x 30 cm.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Foreword -- Acknowledgements -- By the creek -- Tragedy of the Bunurong people: the Mordialloc connection -- The Muddy creek -- Mordialloc Pier -- They're racing at Mordialloc -- Official opening of Mordialloc Railway Station -- Politicians at Mordialloc -- Mordialloc baths -- Mornington versus Mordialloc: the fateful football match -- FancyDress Carnival at Mordialloc -- The Mordialloc baby murders -- Mordialloc great war memorials -- Spanish flu -- The freemasons at Mordizlloc -- The beginnings of Mordialloc College -- A place to play: Mordialloc's Rotunda -- The Mordialloc brass band -- Mordialloc Carnival 1923-1939 -- Mordialloc Carnival 1940-1968 -- Typhoid outbreak and Mordialloc -- Onion odour at Mordialloc -- Desecration of beach pavilion -- Shindig at the Mordialloc Life Saving Club -- Mordialloc Community and Youth Centre -- Mordialloc Elderly Citizens' Club -- Unforgettable memories: Mordialloc meals on wheels -- No pipeline across the bay -- Pedestrian bridge across Mordialloc Creek -- Page sources of illustrations and photographers -- Index.
ISBN:
9780646918495
Dewey class:
994.51994.5123
Language:
English
Index terms:
Australian
LocationCollectionCall numberStatus/Desc
Brighton LibraryHistory994.5123 WHIAvailable
Brighton LibraryLocal Area CollectionLOC 994.5123 WHINot for loan (Set: 07 Sep 2015)
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