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From the Collection of Ballarat Clarendon College 1425 Sturt Street Ballarat Victoria

Description
Wooden surround, glass front roman numerals on pale yellow face, battery operated; clock accompanied by frame description.
Object Registration
000491
Keywords
keith charles hofmaier, weatherly library, ballarat college
Historical information
Keith Charles Hofmaier (1927 - 1994) was one of Ballarat College's most distinguished sons. He attended the school from 1941 - 1945 serving as librarian, school prefect (1945) and member of the Rowing Firsts (1945). After school he became a successful farmer, well-known historian, organist, Freemason, philanthropist and community worker. He continued to give generously to the school and the Weatherly Library throughout his life. He endowed poetry and music prizes in memory of his daughter Ann who died in an accident. The Students' Representative Council gave a clock tot he school library in memory of his contribution to the school in 1994.
Inscriptions & Markings
Plaque on clock glass: Keith Hofmaier 1927 - 1994
Last updated
16 Oct 2019 at 12:53PM