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Photograph - Black and White - Town Mission Hall

From the Collection of Ballarat Heritage Services PO Box 2209 Bakery Hill Post Office Victoria

Description
Postcard size black and white photograph
Object Registration
3245
Keywords
town mission, welfare, charity, ballarat, ballarat east, canadian home, martin hosking
Historical information
The Town Mission was established in Ballarat East by a group of Wesleyans. "Australian Silverpen" wrote an historical sketch about the Town Missioner, Martin Hosking. From miner's tent to mission pulpit : Martin Hosking, Ballarat's town missionary : an in memoriam sketch /‚Äč by The Australian Silverpen.
See https://trove.nla.gov.au/work/223253590?q=town+mission+hall+ballarat&c=book&versionId=244807517
See also Dorothy Wickham's Beyond the Wall: Ballarat Female Refuge
When Made
2000
Made By
Dorothy Wickham (Photographer)
Last updated
18 Sep 2018 at 5:30PM