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Newcomb Secondary College Archives Newcomb, Victoria

Newcomb Secondary College (formerly High School) is a government secondary school in the Geelong suburb of Newcomb, at the beginning of the Bellarine Peninsula. We also hold the collections of Geelong East Technical School and James Harrison Secondary College, which operated from 1958 to 2001, when it merged with Newcomb.

Contact Information

location
81-85 Bellarine Hwy Newcomb Victoria (map)
phone
+61 02 5248 1400
Contact

Opening Hours

Contact to obtain copies can be made through the school office - 03 5248 1400. Appointments can also be made to view items.

Entry Fee

No fee, but copies will be made of items for a small donation.

Location

81-85 Bellarine Hwy Newcomb Victoria

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Kelly 25 October 2014 5:05 PM

Hi there I just seen that you have some east tec photos, was just wandering if you have the year books as I'm after a copy of the 1992 year book it has a black cover with a dolphin on it, I have been looking for a copy for a few years now. Thank you for your time :-)

Kelly 25 October 2014 5:05 PM

Hi there I just seen that you have some east tec photos, was just wandering if you have the year books as I'm after a copy of the 1992 year book it has a black cover with a dolphin on it, I have been looking for a copy for a few years now. Thank you for your time :-)

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51 items

Photograph - c1958-59 Students at Geelong Showgrounds

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photograph - Geelong East Technical School 1958 Athletic Sports

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photograph. Black and White.

Photograph - Geelong East Technical School 1958 Athletic Sports Day 100yards Sprint - 100 yards sprint

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photograph - Newcomb High School 1969 Building the School - Newcomb High School 1969 Building the School

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Inscriptions & Markings

Repairing the portables, before the opening of the college in February 1969.

Photographic Album - Geelong East Technical School Prefects

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photographic Album by Leathersmith, Made in England (AL4M Morocco)

Inscriptions & Markings

Cover is black leather with a gold embossed trim around edges. Internal exposed leather has similar trim. Pages are paper with rounded corners and edge of paper is gold.

Photograph - Newcomb High School - Original School Bell - Newcomb High School - Original School Bell

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Metal Bell

Historical information

Chris Bailey’s father loaned this bell to Newcomb High School for the first two years until a PA system was installed. It came from his father’s boat in the Middle East. Chris was a Form 1 student in 1969. The bell is now kept at Chris’ home, 4 Yvonne Street, Belmont, 3216.

Photograph - Geelong East Technical School 1958 Athletic Sports

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photograph, Black and White. Two black photo corners attached.

Photograph - Geelong East Technical School 1958 Athletic Sports Day

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photograph - Newcomb High School 1969 Athletic Sports - Newcomb High School 1969 Athletic Sports

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photograph - c1960 Geelong East Technical School Student Assembly

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photograph - Geelong East Technical School 1958 Athletic Sports

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Phtograph, Black and White.

Photograph - Geelong East Technical School Trade Wing c1960 looking towards Boundary Road

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photograph - Newcomb High School 1969 Staff - Newcomb High School 1969 Staff Photograph

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photograph - Geelong East Technical School 1958 Athletic Sports

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photograph. Black and White.

Photograph - Geelong East Technical School 1958 Athletic Sports

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photograph, Black and White. Three black photo corners attached.

Photograph - Newcomb High School 1969 Class 1A - 1969 - Class 1A

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photograph, colour, of 3 rows of students, taken on the Newcomb Secondary College oval.

Historical information

Photograph shows one of three original classes, all of Form 1 students (approximately 12 years of age). The original summer uniform is worn by both girls and boys. Staff member shown is Rose O'Connell.

Photograph - Geelong East Technical School 1958 Athletic Sports

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photograph, Black and White.

Photograph - Geelong East Technical School 1958 Athletic Sports Day

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photograph - c1958-59 Signing Ceremony

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photograph - Geelong East Technical School Trade Wing c1960 from Boundary Road

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photograph - Geelong East Technical School 1958 Inter School Sports Olympic Park Melbourne

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photograph - Newcomb High School 1969 Class 1B - Newcomb High School 1969 Class Photo - 1B

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photograph - 1960 Geelong East Technical School Form 3D

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photograph - Geelong East Technical School 1958 Athletic Sports Day

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photograph - Geelong East Technical School 1958 Athletic Sports

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Black and White photograph. Has one black photo corner still attached.

Photograph - c1959 Building works Boundary Road East Geelong

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photograph - c1959 Building works at Boundary Road East Geelong

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photograph - 1960 Geelong East Technical School Form 1D

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photograph - Newcomb High School March 1969 Mr Green's Last Day - Newcomb High School March 1969 Mr Green's Last Day

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Significance

March 1969 – Mr Green’s last day at Newcomb. Mr Green relieved while Mr Fahie was in army training.

Photograph - c1959 Building works at Boundary Road East Geelong

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photograph - Newcomb High School 1969 Class Photo - 1C - Newcomb High School 1969 Class Photo - 1C

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photograph - c1960 Geelong East Technical School Woodwork Class

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photograph - 1960 Geelong East Technical School Form 3C

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Curio - 2001 Bag of Educationally Enriched Soil

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Clear Ziploc bag containing soil, organic material (Leaf) and paper.

Historical information

Soil collected for the 2006 Staff reunion of Geelong East Technical School/James Harrison College. The College merged with Newcomb Secondary College in 2001. The old site became part of The Gordon TAFE. The Reunion Committee wanted a memento of the school to give to the staff who attended.

Inscriptions & Markings

Side A Titled "Educationally Enriched Soil". Side B "Certificate of Authenticity./School/No.1765/

Photograph - Geelong East Technical School 1958 Athletic Sports - Geelong East Technical School 1958 Athletic sports at the Western Oval, Geelong.

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

First athletic sports day held at the Western Oval, North Geelong, 1958.

Historical information

Geelong East Technical School opened in 1958. This photograph is from the first Athletics Sports day held at the Western Oval, North Geelong.

Costume - Rock Eisteddfod 1994 "The Sword in the Stone" - Black Knight Tabard

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Black satin tabard sewn by machine, overlocked at edges, biased binding at neckline in black. 'Sword pocket' zigzag stitched to front of item. Side ties half way down, front and back, overlocked along all edges. White eagle logo on front.

Historical information

Costume designed for the NSC Rock Eisteddfod 1994. Character was Black Knight in the production of "The Sword in the Stone", based on the legend of King Arthur. Costume worn by Year 11 student Rowan Klingberg. Rowan Klingberg went on to be a teacher of PE and Mathematics at Newcomb Secondary College.

Inscriptions & Markings

Name tag - Rowan

Photograph - Geelong East Technical School 1958 Athletic Sports Day

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photograph - Geelong East Technical School 1958 Athletic Sports Day

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photograph - Newcomb High School 1969 Building the School - Newcomb High School 1969 Building the School

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Black and white photograph featuring the final stages of the installation of the temporary school buildings for Newcomb High School, only days

Historical information

This photograph shows workmen with earthmoving equipment, installing the temporary, or 'portable', buildings that were the first used by the school. This was taken just days before the new school was to open.

Photograph - Geelong East Technical School 1958 Athletic Sports Day

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Book - Technical School (Boys) Student's record book

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photograph - Geelong East technical School 1958 Athletic Sports Day

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photograph - Geelong East Technical School 1958 Athletic Sports Day Western Oval

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photograph - Geelong East Technical School 1958 Athletic Sports Day Western Oval

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photograph - Geelong East Technical School 1958 Athletic Sports Day

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photograph - Geelong East Technical School 1958 Athletic Sports Day

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photograph - Newcomb High School 1969 Athletic Sports - Newcomb High School 1969 Athletic Sports

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photograph - Geelong East tecnical School c1960 from Olney Avenue

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photograph - Geelong East Technical School c1960 from Olney Avenue

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb

Photograph - c1959 Building works at Boundary Road East Geelong

Newcomb Secondary College Archives, Newcomb