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Book - No Longer by Gaslight - The First 100 years of the Adult Deaf Society of Victoria

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

Description
Crimson Cover iv, 185 p. : ill., facsims., ports. ; 26 cm. (missing pages 92-100)
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Keywords
adult deaf society of victoria, flynn, rose, victorian deaf and dumb institution, muir, newbigin, lewis, moss, samuel johnson, lucy lewis, hannah martin, luke, peter holt, leslie newbigin, frewin, robert patterson, matthew miller, eugene salas, robert luff, abraham, knutsford, cornelius reynolds, ernest reynolds, george mortimer, john paul, blackburn, south australia, william dean, okorita, nunawading shire, lacrosse, mckirdy, martin fraser, lakeside lodge, george newnham, jolimont square, horace bedggood, cricket, football, tabletennis, hockey, gymnastics, geelong, ballarat, pengilly, australasian deaf and dumb association, chadwick, parkinson, mcconnan, jennings, macbain, sargood, gillott, grimwade, felsted, mcbeath, mckeddie, peacock, cleveland, bruche, samderson, wignay, driver, smiley, sholl, lovett
Historical information
This Book celebrates the history of the first 100 years of the Adult Deaf Society of Victoria, and was written by John Flynn who in his introduction states "This book attempts to trace the story of the men and women, both deaf and not deaf, who worked and planned so that deaf people should have a caring Organisation available to them on leaving school".
When Made
1984
Significance
This Book celebrates the history of the first 100 years of the Adult Deaf Society of Victoria. The work is significant as it brings together material from a number of different collections into an accessible and comprehensive volume detailing the Society's history spanning the years 1884 to 1984. The book is no-longer in print.
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3 Mar 2017 at 10:12AM