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Book - Glimpses of the past: Mont Park, Larundel, Plenty. By Iliya Bircanin and Alex Short.

From the Collection of Greensborough Historical Society 34 Glenauburn Road Lower Plenty Victoria

Description
64 pages, illus. (some col.). Cover includes sepia photo 'Pond at Farm Worker's Block circa 1927'.
Size
25 x 18 cm.
Object Registration
1080
Keywords
mont park hospital, larundel hospital, plenty hospital, iliya bircanin, alex short, nemps, north eastern metropolitan psychiatric services
Historical information
The psychiatric hospitals at Mont Park, Larundel and Plenty closed in the late 1970s and this book gives a brief history of the group of hospitals. The area has since been redeveloped into a residential area, although some of the original buildings remain.
When Made
1909o
Made By
Bircanin and Short (Author and publisher)
Significance
This book gives an outline of life within the hospital precinct.
Last updated
2 May 2017 at 12:14AM