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Photo, Exercise Classes

From the Collection of Melbourne Legacy 293 Swanston Street Melbourne Victoria

Description
Colour photo x 3 of Legacy widows doing exercises at Legacy House.
Size
180 x 125 mm, 3 photos
Object Registration
01544
Keywords
widows
Historical information
A group of widows at Legacy House doing seated exercises, being taught by Instructor Bill Stevens who ran the classes for many years. The date of these photos is unknown though they were in a scrapbook of photos spanning 1983 to 1991. Similar to photos 00619 and 00620 which show exercise classes in 2004. Melbourne Legacy ran an excellent exercise program for its widows for many years at Legacy House.
Significance
A record of the types of activities Legacy provided as a physical and social outlet for widows.
Inscriptions & Markings
White paper label with black type 'Weekly swimming and keep fit classes are popular with Legacy ladies'.
Last updated
20 Oct 2019 at 7:55PM