Historical information

The Ryder family have lived and farmed in the Kiewa Valley since the 1840s


Memorabilia of the Ryder family in the Kiewa Valley is an example of changing activities and interests etc in the Kiewa Valley since the 1840s through to the current day.

Physical description

1. Merit Certificate for Dorothy Ryder 1938
2. Three newspaper cuttings a) Hospital Town Highlight b) Time Moves On c) Joan Lang - the woman who could...and did!
3. Three slides a) Dairy Farm on banks of Kiewa River b) Mt Beauty c) Rocky Valley Dam
4. Four photos a) Beatrice Ryder on Empire Day b) Ada with son Walter Ryder c) Beatrice & Vera Ryder d)Skiers on High Plains

Inscriptions & markings

b) and c) photos labelled on the back