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Oral History - Williamstown Botanic Gardens - Loris Wood

From the Collection of Williamstown Botanic Gardens- Hobsons Bay City Council Cnr Osborne and Giffard Streets Williamstown Victoria

Description
CD and transcript of interview with Loris Wood about her memories of Williamstown Botanic Gardens
Attached Files
Object Registration
2014.009 a,b
Keywords
williamstown botanic gardens, hobsons bay city council, fish pond, cannons, aviary, adam lindsay gordon, pinetum, fearon reserve, band platform, clarke statue, ernie anderson, osborne street, weddings, horses, gardeners cottage, curators lodge
Historical information
The interview is one of a series recorded in 2013-2014 to document memories and experiences of the Williamstown Botanic Gardens
Loris was born and grew up in Williamstown. She lived across the street from the Gardens at 122 Osborne Street with her parents and siblings.
When Made
5 August 2014
Significance
A primary source of information on memories of the Gardens from the 1950s until the time of the interview.
Last updated
15 Aug 2019 at 6:31PM