Historical information

School books were bought and stored in the school library for teachers' use. This has Questions and Exercises at the end of each chapter. its aim is to give children in the junior school an understanding and knowledge of history.


This book was part of the Mongan's Bridge and later the Tawonga State Schools libraries. It is an example of teaching subjects and methods in the early 1950s.

Physical description

Greenish book with black title and picture of a sailing boat on the front thick cardboard cover. 192 pages. Black and white drawings and photos. Library sleeve and slip inside back cover.

Inscriptions & markings

Written in pen "State School ' Mongans Bridge"
Ink stamp "State School / No. 2282 / Tawonga
Library book with 911 / KEL sticker on back.