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Advertising Booklet - Lake Park Blackburn - The Idael Place for Pic-Nics

From the Collection of Expression Australia Level 4 340 Albert Street East Melbourne VIC

Description
Size 12cmHx15cmW; 12 pages
Attached Files
Object Registration
A0083
Historical information
The Australian Deaf and Dumb Society of Victoria purchased and developed land at Blackburn Lake as a flower farm, the idea being to provide light occupation for the deaf and dumb unable to follow other regular employment, A home for aged and infirm deaf was also erected on the property.
Significance
A rare booklet advertising Lake Park Blackburn as an ideal public picnic spot.
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:12AM