Historical information

Technical education in Australia virtually began at Ballarat in 1870. In the intervening century technical schools and colleges have contributed immeasurably to the life of our people and to the development of our nation.

Physical description

40 page booklet with brown cover with education department coat of arms. it celebrates 100 years of technical education in Victoria, with the establishment of the Ballarat School of Mines in 1870.

Includes images of John L. Kelpert, A. Ronald Shannon, Oliver E. Nilsson, Ernest P. Eltham, F.H. Brooks, and Donald Clark.