Historical information

A back to Bacchus Marsh was held from 12 to 20 October 1957.

Physical description

Brown covered book of 28 pages including the official programme for back to Bacchus Marsh, 1957.
The book includes an historical essay, Maddingley Brown Coal, World war 11, Darley Military Camp, Darley Firebrick Co., industrial changes and numerous advertisements.

Images include:
* Grant Street Avenue
*St Bernard's new Parish Hall and Schoolrooms
* Maddingley No. 2 Cut
* Terracing at Maddingley - part of the beautification scheme at Maddingley
* Hospital entrance with War memorial Feature
* Old Woolpack Inn
* Jim Pyke
* Infant Welfare and pre-School Centre, Young St
* Bacchus Marsh Main Street looking East, 1872
* Andrew George Scott, alias Captain Moonlight
* Grant Street Avenue
* Ballarat State School No 28 featuring the World War One Memorial Clock