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Photo - Buffalo River South State school

From the Collection of Myrtleford and District Historical Society 29 Elgin Street Myrtleford Victoria

Description
Rectangular beige stained cardboard with an inserted emboss border surrounding a Sepia color photo.
Size
24.w x 19 H
Object Registration
18
Keywords
myrtleford,victoria,buffalo river, school, fletcher 1913
Historical information
1913 School photo of Buffalo River South State School. The school was 21 Km south of Myrtleford.
1913 Five members of the Fletcher family attended the school :
Middle Row: Agnes (far left),Elizabeth(3rd from left ) Bruce (2nd from Right)Jeanette (far right),
Front Row: Jean (2nd from left) Head Master: Mr Septimus Elmore
Reference from 'Recollections IV ' (The Myrtleford & district Historical Society Inc February 2011)
When Made
1913
Made By
F.Foxcroft (Maker)
Significance
School photo of a remote school which was greatly impacted by fluctuating enrollments ,threatening its ongoing existence. the importance of numbers from single Family.
clothes worn at this time
Inscriptions & Markings
Buffalo River S.S. School.
F.Foxcroft photo Bright
Last updated
2 Oct 2018 at 2:47PM