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Arapiles Historical Society Natimuk, Victoria

The Arapiles Historical Society is based in the small township of Natimuk (pop 500). Natimuk is located 4 hours West of Melbourne in the heart of the Wimmera.

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Contact Information

location
PO Box 199 Natimuk Victoria 3409 (map)
phone
+61 (03) 5387 1482

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Location

Main Street Natimuk Victoria

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Trouser Press

Key words

trouser press
trouser
press

House hold item, wooden press with clamps and thumb screws

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Flat Iron

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flat iron

House hold item

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Hair Clips

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hair clips
hairdressing
beauty
accessory

House hold item, clips for holding long hair at back of head ( nape of neck)

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Mortar & Pestle

Key words

mortar
pestle

House hold item, 219.1- mortar iron, 219.2- Pestle iron with wooden handle

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Fan

Black fabric fan with white painted floral pattern

Historical information

AHS original, local collection

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Hobble Chain

Key words

hobble chain
chain
horse
horses

Horse Equipment, from Vectis Homestead

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Rega Spray Pump

Farm equipment,162.1- Rega insect spray, 162.2- Rega hand spray pump

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Shoe Stretcher

Key words

shoe stretcher
shoes

House hold item, Metal with long handles

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Milk Separator

Stand with handle and turning container and mechanism

Historical information

Val Webb's family's. The Olivers from Grass Flat. Used it for the family to separate skim milk from cream.

Inscriptions & Markings

Robinson & co Agricultural implement makers Spotswood, vic

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Store sign

Light relief sign with two deer and and a pocket

Inscriptions & Markings

J Crump General Storekeeper Natimuk and Dandenong

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Plaque Tooan Primary School

Key words

plaque
tooan primary school
tooan
school
shield

School information, Tooan primary school opening 5.12.69 plaque

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Vono No.2 Knife Cleaner

Key words

vono
knife cleaner
knife

House hold item

Inscriptions & Markings

Vono No2 Knife cleaner

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Hat pins

Two packets of hat pins containing 4 9 inch pins.

Historical information

Local

Inscriptions & Markings

The Queen sarbon brand

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Wire

Farm equipment, 2 pieces of wire

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Iron

Key words

iron

House hold item, iron with round base for ironing embroidery

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Shoe Horn

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shoe horn

House hold item, metal shoe horn for putting on button up boots. Early 1900's belonged to V. Emmett

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Demijon

Commercial/ shop equipment, 3 items 156.1 JT Newtons natimuk hotel, 156.2- AM Riefel wine merchants, 156.3- Large Demiton

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Petrol Heater

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petrol
heater

House hold items, A. Knight

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Fruit Stoner

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stone fruit

House hold item, used to take stones out of fruit

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Prayer Book - Book of common prayer (Translated from German)

Key words

natimuk
natimuk lake
german prayer book
augusta louise gladigau
arapiles
lutheran
heinrich wilhelm klowss
bible

Leather bound prayer book, inscribed, in German. Gold cross on front. 1891

Historical information

Belonged to Heinrich Wilhelm Klowss's mother Augusta Louie Gladigue. Book of Common Prayer.

Inscriptions & Markings

Gerang-Buch, Mrs G Klowss, Natimuk Lake - written inside the front cover.

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Duplicator (Ink)

Commercial shop Equipment, brought to Mail Times by Mrs Laurence of Woore-Yallock. Original Shire of Arapiles Duplicator

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Powder Flask And Loader

Key words

powder
flask
loader

Farm Equipment 157.1- powder flask, 157.2- loader, 157.3-powder in jar

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Leather Leggings

Key words

leather
leggings
gaiters

farm equipment,

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Tilly Lamp

Key words

tilly lamp
light
lamp

House hold item,

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Horse Rasp

Key words

horse rasp
horse
horses

Horse equipment,

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Box Of Bottles

House hold items,

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Box Of Tins

House hold items,

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Scales

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scales
balance
scale
weigh

House hold item, to weigh upto 20 pounds, clock face

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Pewter Sugar Basin

Key words

pewter
sugar
basin

House hold item, owned by V. Emmett

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Lamp Wick Trimmer

Key words

lamp
wick trimmer
light

House hold item,

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk