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Document, set of newsletters - The Junior Legatee

From the Collection of Melbourne Legacy 293 Swanston Street Melbourne Victoria

Description
Newspaper style newsletter of the Junior Legatee of between four and six pages.
00009.1, Vol 1, No 1, September 1, 1937
00009.2, Vol 1, No 2, September 15, 1937
00009.3, Vol 1, No 3, September 29, 1937
00009.4, Vol 1, No 4, October 13, 1937
00009.5, Vol 1, No 5, October 27, 1937
00009.6, Vol 1, No 6, November 24, 1937
00009.7, Vol 1, No 7, December 22, 1937.
Became Legacy Newsletter in August 1942
Size
278 x 208 mm each
Object Registration
00009
Keywords
events, newsletter
Historical information
A newsletter produced on a regular basis by Melbourne Legacy for Junior Legatees, containing news, stories and messages including articles by current and retired members of the committee and executive as well as contributions from Legatee’s themselves. Articles include ‘Home Exercises for Girls’ Letters to the Editor and advice from the Legatee Doctor about sunburn and other health issues. It includes details of education classes, events, functions, holidays and news from the residences.
When Made
Seven Issues from Wednesday, September 1, 1937 to Wednesday November 24, 1937.
Made By
The Argus and Australasian Ltd. (Maker)
Significance
Records the work done by Melbourne Legacy to care for children of servicemen who were either dead or no longer able to care for families. Also records social conditions of the times.
Last updated
15 Nov 2018 at 10:15PM