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Newspapers - Alpine Observer

From the Collection of Kiewa Valley Historical Society Mount Beauty Information Centre 31 Bogong High Plains Rd Mt Beauty Victoria

Description
Bound selection of 'Alpine Observer' newspapers dated 1976 and 1977 plus 8 loose ones. Also, 4 loose 'Alpine Observers' dated 1980
Size
53 cm x 34.5 cm
Object Registration
KVHS 0834
Keywords
alpine observer. newspapers. mt beauty. tawonga school.
Historical information
The Alpine Observer is the local newspaper for residents living in the Alpine Shire. It covers the towns Myrtleford, Bright, Mt Beauty and several smaller ones.
When Made
1976,1977 & 1980
Significance
Newspapers are a valuable source of information for researchers. For example the Alpine Observer, dated Thursday 23rd October has a lengthy article on the Centenary of the Tawonga School. The articles give dates, description of events & issues and an indication of the thinking at the time.
Last updated
23 Jul 2017 at 6:55PM