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From the Collection of Ballarat Clarendon College 1425 Sturt Street Ballarat Victoria

Description
Maroon calf binding with decorative gold embossing on cover and spine; gilt title and publisher statements on spine and school crest on front cover; book plate on front cover verso; marbled endpapers; pages gilt-edged and sight foxing; black and white frontispiece;
Size
125mm x 185mm
Object Registration
000270
Keywords
raymond-percival-thomas-oxlade, 1932, ballarat-college, book, prize, a- richardson, jessica-oxlade, dux
Historical information
Prize awarded to Raymond Percival Thomas Oxlade, Dux of Remove Upper 1932. Raymond entered Ballarat College 1932. Raymond was born 24 June 1917 at Ballarat, the son of Percy Alfred and Ruby Evelyn (Davies) Oxlade. He enlisted in the Australian Armed Forces in 1940. He transferred to the RAAF in 1942 and was discharged 1946.
Raymond's grand-daughter Jessica Oxlade entered the school in 2007, achieving Dux of the school in 2010.
Inscriptions & Markings
Book plate: school crest / Ballarat College / Remove (Upper) Form / Dux Prize / Awarded to / R P T Oxlade / A Richardson / December 1932 / Principal
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:11AM