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Williamstown High School Williamstown, Victoria

Williamstown High School (WHS) is a public, co-educational school situated in the historic Williamstown area. It is a multi-campus school - Years 7- 9 are housed on the junior campus, Bayview St, Williamstown and the senior campus, with Years 10 -12 is located in Pasco St, Williamstown. WHS has a proud history of over 100 years. It began as Williamstown Grammar School in 1867, and in 1914 became WHS - a State Government funded public school. In 2000 WHS merged with Gellibrand Girl's school to become the school it is today.

Contact Information

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76 Pasco St Williamstown Victoria (map)
phone
+61 03 93939027
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Opening Hours

By appointment during school hours.

Location

76 Pasco St Williamstown Victoria

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A collection of items relating to or originating from Williamstown High School the archives consist of enrolment records, pennants, flags, cups, reports, photographs, badges, uniforms and other ephemera dating from the early 1900's to the present day.

Cameron Auty 16 October 2014 1:32 PM

Hi Williamstown High team, You're doing a great job getting your collection online, we're really enjoying watching all the photos as they're uploaded. Keep up the good work! - Site Admin

Victoria Grace 16 May 2018 1:34 PM

Can you please advise me whether you have photos from the 1980s to be uploaded to the site or whether you are missing them. I am fortunate to have some photos that I could share.

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921 items

Athletics team 1972

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated black and white photograph of Williamstown High School athletics team of 1972.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above for names

Fifth year school certificate 1973

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Certificate printed in black on yellow card. Type written student name and subject list. Signed in pen by principal.

Historical information

Presented to students to acknowledge their achievement in completing enough subjects to qualify for Fifth year school certificate.

Inscriptions & Markings

See attached PDF

High Tide 2014 - High Tide

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

A printed document of coloured card cover and glossy pages. A snapshot of the year 2014 in the life of Williamstown High School, this book contains Principals' message, sport and academic results, student work, reports on student events, camps, productions. 165 p. ; col. ill.

1969 After the fire

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of a black and white photograph mounted on board. Accompanied by 2 captions.

Inscriptions & Markings

Caption 1 reads: After a fire in 1969 the old building and quadrangle was (re-)built. The original doors and windows were removed. Caption 2 reads: To accommodate the fluctuating number of students various temporary classrooms were used, including Army huts, portables, and re-locatables. Fire damage to the original building saw it being re-built, retaining the original facade because of National Trust listing.

Form 6B 1967

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 6B of 1967.

P.E. track suit top

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Size 44 dark green synthetic track suit top with Williamstown High School logo on the front left hand side.

Historical information

Worn by Dennis Nilson (D.J.), a Williamstown High School teacher of the 1960's and 1970's.

Inscriptions & Markings

On label at back of neck 'Deluxe Simpson of Melbourne'.

7MA 1997

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of class 7MA, 1997. Mounted on card, names of students' are also included

Inscriptions & Markings

See jpg above.

9 JO 1997

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph mounted on card accompanied by students and teacher names.

Inscriptions & Markings

See JPG above.

Form 6A 1965

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 6A of 1965.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

1943 Betty Hooke - Senior prefect

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of a black and white photograph.

Inscriptions & Markings

from Tottenham S.S. (now Footscray Wesy Primary). Form 1 -1939 Form 5 - 1943

Hockey sports pennant 1962

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Triangular red felt pennant, screen printed in gold.

Inscriptions & Markings

Screen printed with "Metroplitan High Schools" Sports Assn. Western Division. A Grade Girls' Hockey Premiers 1962."

High Tide 1964

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white publication. Buff cover printed in yellow, red and black. 39 p.: ill.

Historical information

Year book for the Williamstown High School 1964 school year. Contains staff, student leaders, captains, prefects, sports results, camp details, student work.

Year 8WM 1991

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Year 8WM 1991 Williamstown High School

Year 10SC 1993

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Year 10SC 1993

Year 9TL 1992

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Year 9TL 1992

High Tide 1974

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white printed publication.

Historical information

Year book for the Williamstown High School 1974 school year. Contains staff, student leaders, captains, sports results, camp details, student work.

Tie-Brisbane-1948

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black material tie printed in yellow and red

Historical information

Tie commemorates the drama group WHS tour to Brisbane in 1948.

Inscriptions & Markings

WHS Brisbane 1948

Year 11AG 1990

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Year 11AG 1990 Williamstown High School

1962 Boys lacrosse

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph mounted on board. Accompanied by a caption.

Inscriptions & Markings

Caption reads: Boys 1962 Lacrosse team. Back row: Ken Seal, John Twomey, Neil Tregear, Norm Simons, Chris Angouras. Barry Thompson & Howard Parker ( in suits) Front row: Murray Cameron, Ray Green, Rod Cordell, Murray Garnsworthy & Lee Corner

High Tide 1981

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Williamstown High School yearbook for the 1981 school year. Coloured card cover, 36 pages the yearbook contains reports from all departments, sport results, student work and many black and white photographs.

Year 12 Group 1 1990

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Year 12 Group 1 1990

Architecture text book 1947 - A first book of architecture: a brief survey. G.H.Reed, M.A.

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Architecture textbook used by Bob Gerring while he attended Williamstown High School. This textbook was used while Bob was in Form 3B in 1947. 32 pages, back cover missing.

Inscriptions & Markings

Inside front cover: Robert Gerring Form IIIB W.H.S.

Ball games 1970s

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph mounted on board.

Historical information

WHS boys playing basketball (?) in school grounds.

1948 - Perth trip

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

2 sepia photographs mounted on paper using photo corners depicting WHS boys about to board plane and on Perth trip.

Inscriptions & Markings

See JPG for annotations.

Year 7WM 1990

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Williamstown High School 1990 class 7WM.

Windows on the West 1980's

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

A letter confirming the Williamstown High School band's performance at the Windows on the West Expo, held from 27th July to 7th August. The WHS band performed on Friday 31st July.

Historical information

The Finn Koren Collection

Form 5A 1972

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 5A of 1972.

1954 Form 4 girls

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Form 4 girls of 1954. Photograph taken outside the quadrangle building.

Historical information

Six girls in uniform in 1954. Identified by the Dorothy Hirt as: Judy Kent, Carolyn McIntyre, ?, Margaret Colquhoun, Dorothy Hope, Thelma Hope, Judy Bridge

Wombats 1985

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Original colour photograph.

Form 3E 1970

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown Highb School Form 3E of 1970.

Inscriptions & Markings

see image above

Apron 1969

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Gold linen apron with red binding and pocket and rick rack trim. Embroidered with 'Janie' on top left hand front.

Historical information

This apron was made by Janie Winter in 1969, Form 1 Needlework class - Teacher Mrs Church. Binding trim is hand sewn as is the embroidered name. The apron was used the following year in Form 2 during Cookery classes. A matching scarf (85.2) was also made in that year.

Student report June 1973

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Single sheet of white paper printed with school name and a table. Individual teachers filled in details of their subjects, scores and personal comments and signed. Also contains principal's comments and signature and form teacher's signature.

Historical information

Mid year report presented to students with results and teacher comments. A tear off slip was included at the bottom of the document that was signed by parents and returned to school.

Inscriptions & Markings

See attached JPG

Pupil's record book 1969-72 Linda Smallman

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Book of blue textured card, printed in black with Education Department Victoria coat of arms on cover. 14 pages.

Historical information

A perpetual record of a students educational progress through high school. At the end of each term, marks and teacher's notes are added.

Inscriptions & Markings

'L. Smallman' written on front cover. See attached PDF for full contents.

High Tide No.6 - High Tide 1926

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

A booklet of 16 p. The cover is in forest green card printed in dark brown. Some black and white illustrations and photographs are included.

Historical information

The school year book for the 1926 academic year. It contains 1926 prefects, sports results, scholarship winners, student work

Inscriptions & Markings

On the front cover in pen: Les Hill, 46 Elphin St, Newport.

Year 10EP 1990

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Williamstown High School 1990 class 10EP.

Peace Concert 1987

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

A4 white paper poster advertising the Peace concert, Friday 10th Oct. 1987, held in Preston and at Preston Girls School. Williamstown High School Band Top Secret performed at the concert.

Historical information

The Finn Koren Collection

Hair styles 1924

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of pen and ink drawings taken from High Tide, mounted on board.

Inscriptions & Markings

'The old order changeth'. Prevailing Coiffures among school girls 1924. High Tide.

1990s events

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

List of significant events of 1990s mounted on board (x2).

Year 10HY 1992

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Year 10HY 1992

Boy prefects 1936

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photographed mounted on card. 2nd laminated copy. Comes with caption.

Inscriptions & Markings

Boy prefects and boys 1936, outside pavilion on Verdon St boundary.

1972 New assembly hall

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of interior of the assembly hall with staff and students. Mounted on board, this photo is accompanied by a caption.

Inscriptions & Markings

Caption reads: The new assemblt hall. On the corner of Melbourne Road and Pasco Street Williamstown. Opened in 1972.

Arithmetic textbook 1947 - Arithmetic: a sequel to 'the first two years' arithmetic' - with answers, by R. Wilson & A.D. Ross. Melbourne: F.W. Cheshire, 1943.

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

A brown cloth covered book used by Bob Gerring in his studies at Williamstown High School, whilst in Form IIIB in 1947. 356 pages.

Inscriptions & Markings

See jpg above for inscription inside front cover.

Geometry textbook, vol. 2, 1947 - Intermediate geometry and trigonometry. Vol. II, by L.Ling and D. McLachlan. Melbourne: Macmillan, 1946.

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Blue covered paperback book used by B. Gerring in his geometry studies while in IIIB at Williamstown High School in 1947. 223 pages.

Inscriptions & Markings

See jpg above for inscription inside front cover.

NZ tour book 1992

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

A4 size booklet with black comb binding and plastic covers back and front. 20 pages. Details all components of the Williamstown High School Concert Band tour to New Zealnad in 1992. Itinerary, flyer, information about New Zealand, band profile, extra-curricula activities, emergency procedure, items to take,procedure for taking musical instruments on flights, items played, stage set up, instruments, students and staff list (phone numbers redacted.)

Historical information

The Finn Koren Collection.

Inscriptions & Markings

Student comments inside front cover. "Fk" top right front cover. See pdf.

Headmaster 1961-65

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph, enlargement, of Harry Powell, Headmaster at Williamstown High School from 1961 to 1965 and David Dillon, Senior Master from 1960 to 1964.

Inscriptions & Markings

On fornt of photograph (see JPG above): Senior Master David Dillon 1960-1964 Headmaster Harry Powell 1961-1965 Ex-student 1922-1925.

Form 6C 1973

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of black and white photograph depicting Williamstown High School Form 6C of 1973.

Sewing samples

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Four material sewing samplers made by Molly Burns, Form 2D, at Williamstown High School, possibly in the 1940s. Samples are of: french seam, patching and darning.

Form 5C 1964

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 5C of 1964.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

Wombat House Captain badge 1944

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Metal badge with enameled decoration in yellow, red. green and blue.

Historical information

This badge was presented to Peggy Booth in 1944 in recognition of her role as Wombat House Captain

Inscriptions & Markings

'House Captain' enameled on front

Staff 1950s

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white original photograph.

Form 4A 1966

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 4A of 1966.

Year 11 yearbook 2013

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

A4 sized card booklet published by Williamstown High School to commemorate the Year 11 class of 2013. 10 pages, this booklet contains group photograph of students and teachers of year 11, Principal's message, space for notes and individual photographs of students.

Year 12 1994

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Year 12 1994

1990s - opening new basketball court

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph mounted on board.

Inscriptions & Markings

On back of photograph: new basketball court opened 1990.

The Ringer program 1950

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white printed pamphlet. 4 p.

Historical information

A program to accompany the Williamstown High School Dramatic Group production on The Ringer. The play toured South Australia, performing at the Civic Hall, Port Lincoln, Friday 19th May 1950.

Smithy program 2003 - Smithy

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

An A4 stapled publication. Front and back covers are colour. 8 p. : ill.

Historical information

This program was created to accompany the school production of Smithy, held at Altona Civic Theatre, August 14 -16, 2003. The production was directed by Michael Waugh. Assistant director - Lyn Renwood. Stage Manager - Annie Rodoni. "Smithy" logo designed and created by Ben Moore, front cover artwork and design by Ben Moore, Michael Waugh, Lyn Redwood and Andrew Cohn. "Graffiti wall" graphic designed and created by Lyn Redwood.

Programme - Sports meet 1926

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white 14 page programme: Official programme. Metropolitan High Schools' Sports' Association, ninth annual championship meeting at the Motordrome on Wednesday, October 27th, 1926.

Inscriptions & Markings

Written on the front cover: Beryl Young, Form [E2] Williamstown High School

1986 Into practice Book 1 - Into Practice: goal-based assessment & negotiated curriculum Book 1

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Shiny light blue soft covered book of 60 pages, some photographs.

Form 4C 1961

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white original photograph of Williamstown High School Form 4C, 1961.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

An evening of entertainment 1993

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Single A4 green sheet Folded to B5 size, Program of a musical evening held at St Stephens church, Williamstown on 14th & 15th May 1993. The Williamstown High School Saxophone Quartet comprising Jamila Brogan, Shaun Murray, George Smpyrakis and Aydin Abdullah performed at the event.

Historical information

The Finn Koren Collection

High Tide 1975

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white printed publication with card cover. 48 p.: ill.

Historical information

Year book for the Williamstown High School 1975 school year. Contains staff, student leaders, captains, sports results, camp details, student work.

Concert Band 1990's

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of the Williamstown High School Concert Band at practice in the 1990's.

Historical information

Aydin Abdullah - Conductor

High Tide 1980

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Williamstown High School year book for the 1980 school year. 36 pages with glossy card cover, this year book includes reports from all departments, sport results, student work and many black and white photographs.

High Tide 1985

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Williamstown High School yearbook for the 1985 school year. Glossy black and white cover this year has 40 pages. It includes reports from all areas, sports results, student work and many black and white photographs.

Form 4B 1963

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 4B of 1963.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

Form 1C 1961

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 1C of 1961.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

Bats program 2004 - Bats

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

An A4 publication, stapled. Back and front covers are colour. 18 p. : ill.

Historical information

This program was created to accompany the Williamstown High School production, Bats, performed at the Altona Civic Theatre, August 12-14, 2004. Directed by Michael Waugh.

Excursion to Bright 1954 - Excursion to Bright August 30 - September 4 1954, by Kath White

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Red leather album tied with yellow, red and black cord. 42 p. Hand painted end papers, hand written and illustrated by Kath White.

Historical information

Kath White, student at WHS between 1951 and 1955, made this book to present to her teacher following a Bright excursion her class attended in 1954. Kath kept a diary during the trip and used it to create a memento for a favourite teacher in Miss Boardman.

Inscriptions & Markings

Inside front cover: To Miss Boardman, with many thanks for your kindness to me. Kath White 29. 10.54.

History textbook 1964 - The Australian background, by C.H. Wright. Melbourne: Hall's Book, 1961.

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Grey cloth covered book used by Barbara Muster in her studies at Williamstown High School, whilst in Form 3B, 1964. 231 pages.

Inscriptions & Markings

See JPG's above for inscription inside front ocover and other notes made on the endpapers.

Staff 1995

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph that has been laminated. Includes names of staff members. We have 2 copies.

Inscriptions & Markings

See jpg above for staff names

David Barling 2004-5

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Original colour photograph.

Staff 1948

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of male staff of 1948.

Inscriptions & Markings

On back of photograph: Back row: Bradshaw, McCully, Munday,Osborne, Charles Middle row: ? , ? , Evans, Jenkins, Walshe, Blumenthal, ? Front row: Kent, Mepham, Brookes, Green, Tynan

Form 6B 1965

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 6B of 1965.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

1940 Girls gym display

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of a black and white photograph, laminated.

Inscriptions & Markings

1940 girls gym display to aid the war effort. Courtesy Peg Clark (Mrs Bonwick), centre of photo.

Archie Fowler

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph and text, copied and laminated.

Historical information

Biographical information about Archie Fowler, a student at Williamstown High School from 1918-(?)1920

Narelle Roberts

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Original colour photograph.

Recital 1980's

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Green card. An invitation to a recital at Williamstown High School. VCE students performed their musical items on the eve of their CAT performances.

Historical information

The Finn Koren Collection

Form 2C 1971

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 2C of 1971.

Tie- Sydney 1950

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Red cloth tie, printed in yellow and black, produced by Williamstown High School to mark a school trip to Sydney in 1951

Concert Band 1990

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Williamstown High School concert band 1990

What's your favourite pudding? program 1948

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Stapled paper program. 8 p.

Historical information

Program to accompany a play presented by the Dramatic Club of the Williamstown High School. Performed at the Mechanics Institute, Williamstown. Tuesday 23rd March, 1948. Includes production details and advertisements from local businesses who sponsored the performance.

Inscriptions & Markings

Includes signatures of the cast on the front cover.

Needlework exercise book

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Exercise book used by Robyn Thomson in Needlework class at Williamstown High School in the 1960s. Book contains material and wool samples of knitting and sewing techniques (see page above).

1995 - Electronics in room S11

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

2 black and white photographs mounted on board, illustrating students in an electronics class. Accompanied by a caption.

Inscriptions & Markings

Caption reads: Electronics in room S11 August 1995. Photo taken by Belinda White (student).

School assembly 1990

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

2 copies of black and white photograph mounted on board.

Inscriptions & Markings

On back of photo: School assembly 1990. Ex-students of all decades from 1920. Lloyd Jones Principal. From "Education Victoria" article 1990.

Form 2C 1962

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 2C of 1962.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

Sports pennant 1974-5

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Triangular blue felt sports pennant, screen printed in gold.

Inscriptions & Markings

Screen printed with "W.S.T.T.A Western Suburbs Table Tennis Assn. Williamstown H.S. Premiers 1974-75. E1 Grade summer pennant. P. Maligeorgos, D. Thompson, J. Power".

Between the lines 1990 - 2

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Williamstown High School Year book number 2 of 1990 - subtitle "Between the lines". A4 size, apricot card cover, 28 p. Black and white illustrations comprising student work, photographs and school news.

Break-up Party 1931

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph mounted on board.

Inscriptions & Markings

Break-up Party, Form DC1 - 1931. Williamstown Gardens.

Year 10SS 1991

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Year 10SS 1991Class photo Williamstown High School

Betty Bowyer 1935

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of black and white photograph.

Inscriptions & Markings

1935 Betty Bowyer and friend. Summer uniform.

Geography textbook 1945 - A Modern Geography for Australian schools, by Ivor G. Symons. Adelaide: Gillingham & Co., 1937.

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Olive board covered book with green binding tape, used by Bob Gerring in studies, whilst in Form IB at Williamstown High School in 1945.

Inscriptions & Markings

See jpg above for inscription inside front cover.

High Tide 1963

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Williamstown High School year book for 1963. Buff coloured card cover printed in school colours of black, red and yellow. 48 pages, some photographs.

Inscriptions & Markings

See PDF's above. Inside back cover: autographs from fellow students.

Form 6 1964

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 6 of 1964.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

Year 10TL 1993

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Year 10TL 1993

Untitled

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Year 8SA 1994

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Year 8SA 1994

1971 Netball team

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph mounted on card.

Inscriptions & Markings

Williamstown High School Netball 1971

Year 7RJ 1991

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Year 7RJ 1991

High Tide 1955

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white printed publication. Buff cover printed in red and black. 40 p.: ill.

Historical information

Year book for the 1955 school year. Contains staff list, prefects, house, school and sport captains, scholarship recipients, team photographs, student work.

Stand alone school

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

2 captions about restructuring and stand alone high schools, mounted on board.

Form 2B 1959

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 2B 1959.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

Staff 1987

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Original full colour photograph of Williamstown High School staff of 1987.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above for legend.

Year 12 1984

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of colour photograph of Williamstown High School year 12 of 1984.

1958 choir

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School choir of 1958. Copy of photograph and laminated copy of photograph also at this number.

Inscriptions & Markings

See images above

Doc Walsh on tour 1940s

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph mounted on board

Inscriptions & Markings

Mr Tom (Doc) Walsh & boys on tour.

D.F. Gerrity farewell

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph mounted on board. Comes with caption.

Inscriptions & Markings

Farewll to Mr Gerrity, Williamstown Town Hall in the 1930s. Mr Dunstan, Member of Parliament, making the presentations. Mr Gerrity was a famous teacher who taught at the original Williamstown Grammar School.

Form 3A 1963

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 3A 1963

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

Tie- Mt Gambier 1949

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black cloth tie printed in red and yellow, produced by Williamstown High School to mark a school trip to Mt Gambier in 1949.

Student report Nov. 1973

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Single sheet of white paper printed with the school name and a table. Individual teachers filled out subject details, scores and personal comments and signed. Also includes principal's comments and signature and form teacher's signature.

Historical information

This document was a record of the student's year of work. It includes Subjects and mark received, teacher comments, principal comments and signatures.

Inscriptions & Markings

See JPG attached

Certificate honours 1970

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Buff coloured card, printed in navy blue ink with school logo. Hand written in black.

Historical information

These certificates were awarded to students who achieved a certain standard during the school year. This particular certificate was awarded for 'General achievement in all subjects' in Form 2, 1970.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image attached.

1997 staff & students

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Brown vinyl photo album with gold print. Contains full colour photographs of all classes and teaching staff. Contains 25 photographs: Staff, Years 7BS, 7MA, 7MG,7RJ, 7TB, 7WW, 8AW, 8BK, 8EP, 8KH, 8MJ, 8NA, 9GB, 9JP, 8NR, 9DR, 9JO, 9MM, 10IF,10SC, 10GC, 10EL, Year 11, Year 12.

Inscriptions & Markings

Each photo includes staff or student names.

Rod Armstrong & Betty Butcher

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Original colour photograph/

Historical information

Betty Butcher (an ex-student) wrote a book and donated a copy to the school library. Rod Armstrong takes receipt of the donation with Betty at the Pasco St side of the school.

1990 Concert Band

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of the Williamstown High School Concert Band performing at Newport Primary School, conducted by Aydin Abdullah.

Jubilee Speech night 1965

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

8 page pamphlet in buff paper printed in black ink.

Historical information

Program to accompany the 1965 Speech night of Williamstown High School, held on Wednesday 8th December 1965.

1971 Soccer team

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School boys soccer team of 1971.

Tennis sports pennant 1964

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Red felt sports pennant presented to Williamstown High School in 1964 for a successful tennis season.

1948 Girls Hockey team

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of a black and white photograph, laminated.

Inscriptions & Markings

1948 W.H.S. Girls Hockey Team Metropolitan Premiers 1948. This is a photograph of the two teams, Williamstown High School and MacRobertson Girls High at University High School. Front row: Norma Eden, Joan Broadway, Moya McCracken, Mary Sheriffs 2nd row: Evelyn Philipps, Gwen Helmer, Lois Finlayson, Margaret Allen, Enid Broadbent, Mavis Govan. 3rd row: Centre behind Margaret Allen, Jean Simpson (Capt). All the rest are MacRob girls.

Form 4B 1962

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 4B of 1962.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above/

1976 orientation booklet

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Pamphlet printed on white paper, 20 p. Includes enrollment information,school rules and map of school.

Inscriptions & Markings

Some editorial comments included. See the PDF file, attached.

Form 2B 1971

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 2B of 1971.

Girls of 1938

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph mounted on board.

Historical information

Girls of 1938 outside the prefect's pavilion. Irene Wescott (nee Burkitt) 2nd from right, front row.

1949 Boys skylarking

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of boys in high spirits at WHS.

Inscriptions & Markings

On back of photograph: 1949

Narelle Roberts

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Original colour photograph.

High Tide 2006 - Williamstown High School Year Book 2006

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Coloured card and glossy pages, 40 page A4 sized year book representing the 2006 Williamstown High School year. Includes sports reports, student work, reports from all departments and many photographs, some of them full colour.

Form 4D 1964

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 4D of 1964.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

1971 senior soccer team

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School senior soccer team of 1971.

Inscriptions & Markings

Student in centre front has had face obscured.

Staff Possums 1985

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of the Possums House Teachers of WHS in 1985.

Student records S-Z 1920's

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Binder with screws. Cardboard covered with buff coloured cloth and red corners.

Historical information

Contains enrolment forms of students, arranged alphabetically by surname. Some records also include marks achieved by students.

Significance

Enrolment records of Charles Zwar ( writer of musicals) and William Wegener (enlisted to go to war when he was 16 years old. A prefect of 1915.)

Algebra textbook 1946 - The first two years' algebra, by R.Wilson and A.D. Ross. Melbourne: F.W. Cheshire, 1944.

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Blue cloth covered board textbook of 260 pages, used by R.E. Gerring in his algebra studies while in Form 2B at Williamstown High School in 1946.

Inscriptions & Markings

See jpg above for inscription inside front cover.

Girls hockey 1956

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School girls hockey team of 1956.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

Head scarf 1969

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Yellow linen scarf, trimmed in red rick rack and embroidered with the letters 'JW'. Scarf was made in Needlwork class Form 1, 1969 - teacher, Mrs Church - by Janie Winter. See 85.1 for accompanying apron.

Historical information

Scarf and accompanying apron (85.1) were made in Needlework class Form 1 1969. They were worn during Cookery classes the following year, 1970, Form 2.

Form 3A 1961

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photographof Williamstown High School form 3A of 1961.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

1921 Boys

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of a black and white photograph. It has been laminated. See also Folder 32.9 for another copy of the photograph and original names on the back as seen above.

Inscriptions & Markings

Original photograph has writing on back. Partial copy is included on the back of the photograph. See image : 1921 boys back.

Year 8GH 1991

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photoraph of Year 8GH 1991

High Tide 1930

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Green card covered yearbook, printed in black. 28 pages, illustrated with black and white line drawings and photograph.

Inscriptions & Markings

Inside front cover: Ken Powell, Form F2 W.H.S.

1947 Senior football team

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of WHS 1947 senior football team mounted on paper with photo corners.

Inscriptions & Markings

See jpg above for names of those in photo.

Senior football 1955

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of a black and white photograph of Williamstown High School senior football team of 1955.

Inscriptions & Markings

see image above

Algebra textbbok 1947 - A sequel to the first two years' algebra - with answers, by R.Wilson and A.D. Ross. Melbourne: F.W. Cheshire, 1946.

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Olive cloth covered book used by Robert Gerring in his studies at Williamstown High School while in form IIIB in 1947. 258 pages.

Inscriptions & Markings

See jpg above for inscription inside front cover.

Form 1B 1956

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 1B of 1956.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

Science Faculty Handbook 1979

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Green paper covered booklet detailing equipment, courses and responsibilities of Science teachers at WHS. 17 p. some ills.

Year 8RJ 1994

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Year 8RJ 1994

Form 2B 1961

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 2B of 1961.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

8EP 1997

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Williamstown High School class 8EP, 1997. Photograph is mounted and includes names of students' and teacher.

Inscriptions & Markings

see jpg

8 NR 1997

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph mounted on card accompanied by students and teacher names.

Inscriptions & Markings

See JPG above.

Pupil's record book: Janie Winter

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Blue woven cover printed in black with Education Dept Victoria logo. 15 p. pre-printed with marks area and room for teacher reports.

Historical information

Report book which was filled in each year documenting student results and progress.

Inscriptions & Markings

See attached jpg's

Boy prefects 1935

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph mounted on board.

Historical information

The boy prefects for the year 1935, taken outside the prefects pavilion.

Big Drum 1992

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

A letter from Margaret Trail, Big Drum Co-ordinator, to thank WHS for participating in this event.

Historical information

The Finn Koren Collection. The Big Drum was part of the Next Wave Festival, held on Friday 29th May 1992.

High Tide 1958

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white printed publication. Buff cover printed in black. 34 p.: ill

Historical information

Year book for the 1958 school year. Contains staff, student and sport leaders, prefects, scholarship recipients, sports results, photographs and students work.

Inscriptions & Markings

On front cover 'Danute Jokubauskas'. Inside back cover, student signatures.

1947 Form 4

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of a black and photograph, laminated.

Inscriptions & Markings

1947 Form 4 Teacher Mr Finlayson Courtesy of Violet Calway (Mrs Connell) Form 1 - 1944 to Form 5 - 1948

Year 10HB 1991

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Year 10HB 1991

1920 girls basketball team

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph. Copy of original. Mounted on card. Also contains a caption mounted on card.

Inscriptions & Markings

The Girls Basket ball team 1920. Original Photo from Mrs Freda (Hansen) McDonald.

Sports badge 1960

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Metal badge enameled in red, black and gold. Stylised S in the centre and 'Williamstown High School Hold Fast' around the edge.

Historical information

These badges were presented to students for sporting achievements in the 1960s. This badge was presented to Iris Whitehurst (nee Webb). in 1960.

Inscriptions & Markings

Makers mark on back but too small to read.

Captain's hat (cadets) 1950's

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Khaki wool cadet officer's hat with school badge and brown leather hat band. Leather hat band has leather buttons on each side and the band is double at the front.

Historical information

Worn by the officer ranks of the cadet's in the 1950's at Williamstown High School.

Year 10HY 1993

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Year 10HY 1993

Year 11 1991

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Year 11 1991

School cap 1936

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Woollen cap worn by Williamstown High School boys in the 1930's. This cap was worn by Ron Granger in 1936. Cap is black wool with a green woollen lining to the peak.Fully lined in black cotton. The cap has yellow stitching following contours ending at a black wool covered button. The logo is a red square containing a red anchor with yellow banner across the centre with 'Hold Fast'. 'W.H.S' under sqare in yellow.

High tide 1991

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Williamstown High School year book for the year 1991. Yellow glossy card with photographs on cover. Black and white with some illustrations inside. Year book outlines staff and student accomplishments for the 1991 school year, awards, sports results, student work.

Wish & whisper - record 1990

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Ep record in cardboard cover. Recording of Mystic Rose - A side: Wish and whisper, B side: December 31st,.

Inscriptions & Markings

See jpg's above

Year 7AR 1995

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Class colour photograph mounted on card, teacher and student names are included.

1970s staff

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copies of black and white photographs mounted on board. Includes names identifying staff in photographs.

Inscriptions & Markings

See close-ups for identification of staff.

Music 1994

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of concert band performance.

1949 WHS boys

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of WHS boys. Possibly on tour or on an excursion in 1949.

Inscriptions & Markings

On back of photograph: 1949

1960s Girls' Choir

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of a black and white photograph mounted on board.

Inscriptions & Markings

Girls Choir 1960? High Tide

Form 1B 1966

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 1B of 1966.

1956 - Miss Boardman

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of a black and white photographs (x2) mounted on board. Accompanied by captions (2). NB; Original photographs are stored at Folder 65.9 and 65.10.

Inscriptions & Markings

On back of photo 1:Miss Beatrice Boardman conducting school orchestra in old Naval Drill Hall 1956. On back of photo 2: Miss B. Boardman with school orchestra 1956. Caption reads: Miss B. Boardman, an inspiring Senior Mistress, musician, hockey player and enthusiast led the orchestra in 1956. Caption 2 reads:The orchestra performed at School Assemblies in old Naval Drill Hall, a huge venue with open beams and lots of space.

Peace Assembly 1991

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Single green A4 sheet. Flyer for the 1991 Peace Assembly at Williamstown High School, August 6th, 1991. Tong Lee, Shaun Murray and Johnny Wong played musical items during the assembly.

Historical information

The Finn Koren Collection.

Student report mid year 1974

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Single sheet of white paper printed in black with the school name and a table. Individual teachers fill in details of subjects, results and teacher comments. Signed by principal, form teacher and class room teachers.

Historical information

Student report detailing student's progress in the first half of the year.

Inscriptions & Markings

See attached JPG

Year 11 1983

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of colour photograph of Williamstown High School class 11TP of the year 1983.

Prefects 1956

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School prefects of the year 1956.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

Old Naval Drill Hall

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph mounted on board. Accompanied by a caption

Inscriptions & Markings

Caption reads: The Old Naval Drill Hall Assemblies, physical education, social occasions and fund-raising activities happened in this old hall. Some other buildings on the site were used for classrooms and examination areas when there was no space left on the school site.

High tide 2003

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Williamstown High School year book for the 2003 school year. Coloured card card cover with student work, 76 pages, illustrated, some colour. Contains student work, sports report, school news and some class photographs.

Form 4A 1972

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 4A of 1972.

Historical information

Front row: Ian McGrath, Jeff Bell, ?, Peter Dingey, ?. 2nd row: Annette Xydias, Janette Ashworth, Jill Creasy, Janine Cameron, Sally Olver, Janie Winter, Judy Falloon, Judith?, Gaye Lester, Margaret Hick. 3rd row: Kerry Waghorn, ?, Vicky Peterson, Linda Sahar, Miss Blanche. 4th row: ?, Trevor Hall, Peter Krombach, ?, Bruce Lester, Alan Almond, John Vermulen, Steven Vasil, ?, Peter Kriptopolous, Neil Saker.

Year 7DM 1994

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Year 7DM 1994

Lyrics exercise book 1958

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Exercise book with lined pages. 13 pages contain lyrics of popular songs from the 1950's.

Inscriptions & Markings

See PDF's above. On front cover: Iris Webb, IIIA, W'nstown High.

Year 8HY 1994

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Year 8HY 1994

Form 1D 1946

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School's Form 1D, 1946. Mounted on board.

Inscriptions & Markings

See PDF above for inscription on the back of the photograph.

1983 Home Group Staff Year 8

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Original colour photograph.

Form 3C 1963

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 3C of 1963.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

Junior football team 1954

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of the Williamstown High School Junior football team of 1954

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

International Women's Day assembly 1993

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Pamphlet of purple paper, size B5 detailing order of service for the 1993 International Women's Day Williamstown High School assembly of 1993. Music students performed at the assembly.

Historical information

The Finn Koren Collection

Form 1D 1961

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 1D of 1961.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

Year 7AG 1994

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Year 7AG 1994

1971 - Junior 1st XVIII

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of a black and white photograph mounted on card.

Inscriptions & Markings

On back of photograph: 1971 Junior 1st XVIII - Mr Fogarty. Taken from 1971 High Tide.

1948 Mt Gambier

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Sheet of blue card with 4 black and white photographs mounted using photo corners. Photographs are of the 1948 school trip to Mt Gambier with Mr Walsh.

Inscriptions & Markings

See above jpg for annotations on blue card.

Williamstown summer festival program 1993

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Yellow paper program - 1 sheet folded to make 4 pages. Program for the 16th annual Williamstown summer festival, 1993. Printed in red and black.

Historical information

The Finn Koren collection.

Year 7JJ 1994

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Year 7JJ 1994

Annette, Bunny & Helen

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Original colour photograph

10 EL 1997

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph mounted on card accompanied by students and teacher names.

Inscriptions & Markings

See JPG above

1980s events

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

List of significant events of the 1980s mounted on board (x2).

Geometry textbook, vol 1, 1947 - Intermediate geometry and trigonometry Vol. 1, by L. Ling & D. McLachlan. Melbourne: Macmillan, 1944.

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Orange paperback book used by Bob Gerring in his studies while in IIIB at Williamstown High School in 1947. 155 pages.

Inscriptions & Markings

See jpg above for inscription inside front cover.

1948 - Boys at WHS

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of boys at Williamstown High School.

Inscriptions & Markings

On back of photo: 1948

Form 4EF 1972

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Original black and white class photograph of Williamstown High School form 4EF of 1972. Student and teacher names also included.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above for student and teacher names.

High tide 1998

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Williamstown High School year book for the 1998 school year. Blue, black and white card cover, black and white inside with some illustrations. Contains student work, sports news, school happenings, class photographs. 48 pages.

1948 On tour

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of WHS boys on tour in 1948.

Inscriptions & Markings

On back of photograph: 1948

Form 5S 1964

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 5S of 1964.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

High Tide 2008

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

A4 sized coloured card book, of 80 pages. The book represents the 2008 Williamstown High School year. It contains reports from all departments, sport results, student work and many photographs, some in full colour.

High Tide 1982

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Williamstown High School yearbook for the 1982 school year. Comprising 36 pages and with black and white glossy card cover this yearbook contains reports from all departments, sports results, students work and many black and white photographs.

Form 2A 1961

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 2Aof 1961.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

Music 1994

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of the concert band performance at Mobil.

Girls of 1938

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph mounted on board.

Inscriptions & Markings

Girls of 1938. Form D1 Irene Wescott (Burkitt) 2nd from right, front row.

1971 Football team

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School football team of 1971. Terry Fogarty, coach.

1940 Gordon Wright reminisces

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Prose on white mount board.

Historical information

Personal memoirs of Gordon Wright, a prefect in 1940, on his trip to and from school.

Inscriptions & Markings

See jpg for complete quote.

1990s school population

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

2 captions with comments about the number of students enrolled at WHS in 1965 and 1996.

High Tide 1969

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

A White with brown ink publication. Cover tan card with black print.

Historical information

Year book for the Williamstown High School 1969 school year. Contains staff, student leaders, captains, prefects, sports results, camp details, student work.

Tennis team 1957

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of the Williamstown High School tennis team of 1957.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

Prefects 1961

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School prefects of 1961.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

Form 1C 1957

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 1C of 1957.

Form 5B 1972

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated black and white copy of Williamstown High School form 5B of 1972.

Form 4B 1972

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of Williamstown High School form 4B of 1972 class photograph.

School hat - Girl's 1960s

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Straw hat with brim and 5 cm woven blue band with red, yellow and black stripes and elastic chin strip.

Historical information

Hat was part of the uniform of Gellibrand Girls High School, which merged with Williamstown High School in 2000.

Inscriptions & Markings

Written in black felt pen on the inner hat band - Pam Beckman. Makers tag - Created by Effie Jay. Shower-proofed with water repellant formula KO/3420. size 22 1/2. Made of straw fibre. [in black felt pen] Pam Beckman.

High Tide 1965

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white printed publication. Card cover printed in gold and black. Red, yellow and black logo on p. 1. 64 p.: ill.

Historical information

Year book for the Williamstown High School 1965 school year. Contains staff, student leaders, captains, prefects, sports results, camp details, student work.

Form 3D 1963

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 3D of 1963.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

Concluding comments

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

2 captions containing concluding comments and thanks for the display, mounted on board.

Certificate Honours 1954

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white copy of certificate mounted on board.

Historical information

Certificate presented to student at the end of the school year as recognition of high achievement in their studies.

Inscriptions & Markings

See jpg for all details.

Year 12 Yearbook 2007 - Class of 2007

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

a$ sized year book published by Williamstown High School to commemorate the Year 12 cohort of 2007. 114 pages, the book contains profiles and photographs of most of the year 12 students of 2007. Academic, sporting, camp and arts achievements are included as is a look back at this group when they started school at WHS in year 7. Many photographs, some colour are also included.

Peace Assembly 1988

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Single blue A4 sheet. Flyer for the Peace Assembly held on 9th August 1988 at Williamstown High School. Musical items were presented by Sam Bird, Brendan Cassar and Greig Turner.

Historical information

The Finn Koren Collection.

Form 3B 1946

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph mounted on board of Williamstown High School, Form 3B 1946.

Inscriptions & Markings

On back of photograph: 1946 Alex P????e 397 6528 (see PDF above).

Gerity's Grammar School 1915

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Sepia photograph. This is a copy of an original. The caption at the bottom of the photo has been typed on after the copy was made.

Inscriptions & Markings

Caption reads " Gerity's Grammar School now Williamstown High School.

Jane Gibbs 2004-5

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Original colour photograph.

Form 3C 1948

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of a black and white photograph of girls of 3C, WHS 1948.

Inscriptions & Markings

On sheet on which photograph is attached: 'Williamstown HS Form 3C 1948. From Dorothy Baker Northage'

Matriculation Form 1935

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph mounted on board.

Historical information

1935 matriculation class. Taken outside the prefects pavilion. Back row: Hugh Vallance, Laurie Parker Centre row: Harry Hocking, Edmund Parsons, Eric McGrath, Keith Morna, Harry Spencer, Keith James, Bill S. Reynolds, Ronald Ross Front row: Jean Morris,Gwladys Murray, Thelma Hatch, Tassie Thomson, Margaret Smith

Form 1E 1963

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 1E of 1963

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

Form IIIB 1947

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph mounted on board.

Inscriptions & Markings

WHS Form !!!B 1947. Copy donated by Bob Gerring, 3rd from right 3rd top row. Mr (Sarge) Kent.

Form 4A 1973

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 4A of 1973.

Form 6A 1967

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 6A of 1967.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

1984 Home Group Staff Year 8

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Original colour photograph.

Concert Band 1990

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of students playing flutes. They are part of the Williamstown High School Concert Band and they visited Newport Primary School in 1990.

Inscriptions & Markings

on back of photograph: L to R Zillah Goga. Ellisa Healey, Tong Lee. Photo by Colin Wiseman.

Hight Tide 2013 - High Tide

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

A printed document of cardboard cover and glossy pages. Contains a record of the year 2013 at Williamstown High SChool, including Principals messages, sports and scholarship results, school events and production, students work and lots of photographs. 80 p. : col. ill.

Year 12 1990

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Large colour photograph (laminated) of Year 12 1990

Pasco Music Concert Program 2009

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Yellow paper program for the Pasco Music Concert, held at Williamstown Town Hall on June 18th 2009. A4 sized folded into B5.

Historical information

The Finn Koren Collection.

Tie- Adelaide party

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black cloth tie produced by Williamstown High School to mark an Adelaide school trip. [year unknown].

Form 1D 1970

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 1D of 1970.

Year 7DR 1995

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of the 7 DR class of 1995 at Williamstown High School. Mounted on card, the teacher and students' names are also included.

Prefects 1935

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph mounted on board. Accompanied by a caption.

Historical information

The photograph was taken outside the prefects pavilion and shows the boy and girl prefects of 1935.

Inscriptions & Markings

Caption reads: Prefects of the 30s.

Year 7JO 1995

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of the 7 JO class of 1995 at Williamstown High School. Mounted on card, the teacher and students' names are also included.

Form 3D 1959

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 3D of 1959. 2 laminated photographs are also at this number.

Year 8DM 1993

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph x 2 of Year 8DM 1993

Music 1994

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of the concert band performance at Mobil.

Form 3C 1968

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 3C 0f 1968.

Form 5H 1964

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 5H of 1964.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

9JP 1997

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph mounted on card accompanied by students and teacher names.

Inscriptions & Markings

See JPG above

Year 12 Yearbook 2012 - Class of 2012

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

A4 sized coloured card covered book published by Williamstown High School to commemorate the year 12 class of 2012. 148 pages, the book contains sporting, artistic and academic achievements for the year, profile and photographs of students and teachers and many photographs, some in colour.

1971 Junior volleyball

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School junior girls volleyball team of 1971.

High Tide 1921 - High Tide

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Printed soft cover book. Pale blue card cover with navy blue print. 18 p.: ill.

Historical information

The school magazine, published at the end of each year. Contains reports from principal, sports results and academic awards. Also includes some student work.

Higher School Certificate Examination result 1975

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Single sheet of white paper printed in black over green watermark. Subjects, result and student name and address and exam number printed separately.

Historical information

Official document advising end of HSC school year result. These documents were mailed to students to notify them of their results.

Inscriptions & Markings

See JPGs attached.

Form 2C 1970

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 2C of 1969.

Mr Howe - Principal 1966-74

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph mounted on board. Accompanied by a caption.

Inscriptions & Markings

Caption reads: Mr F. Howe. Principal 1966-74. This photo was taken in 1982. On back of photograph: Mr Fred Howe, 1966-74.(Photo Taken in 1982)

1930s - students' night out

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of a sepia photograph.

Inscriptions & Markings

Williamstown High School Ball - at the Williamstown Town Hall - early 1930s. From left to right - Dorothy Fraser, Margaret Rodger, Joyce Lemon, Doris Booth

Form 1D 1965

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 1D of 1965.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

Form 2D 1962

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 2D of 1962.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

Form 2E 1964

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 2E of 1964. Form teacher: Miss Macrae.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

School choir 1952

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of the Williamstown High School choir of 1952. Miss Tierney was choir teacher.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

1936 Boys

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of a Williamstown High School boys class in 1936. The photograph was taken in front of the prefect's pavilion.

Inscriptions & Markings

See photograph above for inscription on back of image.

Senior wind orchestra 1996

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photogragh of the Williamstown High School senior wind orchestra, taken on Williamstown beach.

1958 Girls' Choir

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of girls' choir. Mounted on board. Accompanied by a caption.

Inscriptions & Markings

Caption reads: Girls' choir in 1958. Miss Tierney was the music teacher. There were also house choirs formed for the Choral Contest each year. On back of photograph:Girls' choir (Miss Tierney Music Teacher) 1958?

1970s Girls tennis team

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph mounted on board.

1978 Orientation booklet

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

White folded paper, printed in black booklet of 20 pages. Contains school rules, plan of class rooms, school hours and general information.

Form 4A 1961

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 4A of 1961.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

Sports pennant 1972-3

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Triangular blue sports pennant screen printed in pastel blue.

Inscriptions & Markings

Screen printed with "W.S.B.A. D grade, summer competition, Premiers 1972-73."

Between the lines 1987

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Newspaper published by Williamstown High School. Contains, school events, school news, sports results, student work and black and white photographs.

Form 3A 1964

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of the Williamstown High School class 3A of 1964.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

Fifth year school certificate 1973

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Yellow card printed in black. Typed with subjects passed and hand signed by principal.

Historical information

Certificate issued by the school and presented to student on successful completion of Form 5.

Inscriptions & Markings

See attached JPG

1990 - anniversary gate

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

2 colour photographs mounted on board. Accompanied by a caption.

Inscriptions & Markings

Caption reads: 75th Anniversary in 1990.

Volleyball 1973

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of boys playing volleyball on the outside courts, mounted on board.

Historical information

WHS students playing volleyball on school grounds. Colin Banks, Bruce Leister, Tom Hill, Peter Krombach, Allan Armand, ?, Nick Holod

Piccolo Spoleto 1988

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

A letter confirming Williamstown High School musical groups performance in the Piccolo Spoleto festival "Workplaces" program. The band performed a lunchtime concert at Dunlop Olympic.

Historical information

The Finn Koren Collection

Hold Fast, Vol. 1 No. 2. July 1944 - Official magazine of the Williamstown High School

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

4 page magazine of Williamstown High School with editorial by C. Curtain and P. Weate. Aslo includes student work, sports report and letters to the editors.

High Tide 2012 - High Tide

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Printed publication with cardboard cover and glossy pages. In full colour. 80 p.: ill.

Historical information

A record of the year 2012 including principals' messages, camp and event reports, sports reports, student work and lots of photographs.

Prefects 1935

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph mounted on board.

Inscriptions & Markings

Prefects 1935. Back row: Margaret Smith, Thelma Hatch, Tassie Thomson. Front row: Jean Morris, Nell Chrisfield, Gwladys Murray.

1948 Cadets at WHS

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of cadets in uniform at WHS, taken in 1948.

Inscriptions & Markings

On backing sheet: 1948 - Brian Lecke, John Schmidt, George Fraser, Ted Digney, Norm Dyson. On back of photograph: 1948

Committed to soul CD - 1993 - Committed to soul

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

1 CD in jewel case. Includes playlist on the reverse and list of band members with black and white photograph inside the front cover. Produced by Milisa Inglis & Finn Koren. Engineered by Neil Gray at Trueform Studios. Made in Australia by Disctronics.

Significance

Band members: Anthony Bethell - bass guitar; Jamila Brogan - brass; Aicha Brogan - brass; Milisa Inglis - backing vocals; Steven Jones - guitar, brass, keyboard; Jeremy King - guitar; Finn Koren - keyboard; Timothy Miedecke - vocals, guitar, bass; Shaun Murray - brass; Samantha Simpson - vocals, drum; George Smpyrakis - brass; Deidre Waight - backing vocals. Also: Ian, Penny and Lex (horn arrangements) Aydin Abdullah (horn director) Colin Wiseman (photography.

Inscriptions & Markings

See 2 images attached.

High Tide 2007 - Williamstown High School Year Book 2007

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

A4 sized coloured cardboard book of 76 pages. This book represents the 2007 Williamstown High School year. It contains reports from all departments, sports results, student work a and many photographs, some in gfull colour.

1946 Form 4A

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of a black and white photograph, laminated.

Girls of 1938 - Summer uniform

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph on mounting board.

Inscriptions & Markings

Girls of 1938 in their summer uniform.

8 NA 1997

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph mounted on card accompanied by students names.

Inscriptions & Markings

See JPG above

Senior boys on excursion 1940s

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph mounted on board. Also includes a caption mounted on board.

Inscriptions & Markings

Senior boys on excursion. Enlarged copies donated by Bruce Porter. 1940s

Boys school jumper 1970s

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Grey woolen jumper with yellow and red striped trim, worn by students boys at Williamstown High School in the 1970s.

Historical information

This jumper was worn by Geoff van Wyngaarden while he was a student at Williamstown High School in the 1970s.

Student report - Nov. 1973

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Single sheet of white paper, printed in black with school name and table. Hand written reports in a variety of pens, by teachers. Signed by headmaster.

Historical information

End of school year report presented to student to be taken home and shown to parents. The bottom portion of the sheet (not attached) was signed by parent as confirmation that they have seen it and returned to school.

Inscriptions & Markings

See attached PDF

Student reference 1974

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Single sheet of white paper, printed with school letterhead in navy blue. Type written 'To whom it may concern..' reference, signed by principal.

Historical information

A reference, written by the principal, for the student to use to obtain employment or apply for courses.

Inscriptions & Markings

See JPG attached.

1936 Senior Girls

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph on mounting board. 2nd laminated copy.

Inscriptions & Markings

B Form 1936. Girls in front of senior girls pavilion. Top Row: Rylice Smith, Fauvette Hooke,Betty Young,Mary Esler. Lower row: Eva Wilson, Jean McKay,Ruth Reed, Edna Dalley, Dorothy Kelly.

1970 Demolition of drill hall 2

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of still standing roof structure of drill hall, laminated.

Inscriptions & Markings

On Back of photograph: Drill hall 1970.

Form 2A 1965

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 2A of 1965.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

Inner West Music Festival 1994

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Single sheet flyer advertising the Inner West Music Festival where Williamstown High School performed as the Wind Symphony. The event was at Sunshine North Primary School.

Historical information

The Finn Koren Collection

Form 1E 1964

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Form 1E at Williamstown High School in 1964.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

Staff 1996

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated full colour photograph of Williamstown High School staff of 1996.

Form 3A 1962

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 3A of 1962.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

Form 1E 1946

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Original black and white photograph, mounted on brown card.

Inscriptions & Markings

Wilma Robins 1946

1945 Last day Form 5A

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Sepia copy of photograph mounted on 195mm x 270 mm card using slits in card as photo corners. Shows students of Form 5A, 1945 on the last day of school.

Inscriptions & Markings

On A4 page: The Last Day Form 5A Dec. 1945.

Staff Football Team 1931

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copied black and white photograph mounted on card.

Inscriptions & Markings

W.H.S. - Staff Football Team - 1931. Back row: Unidentified, Bill Head, Fred Brooks, Syd Kelson, Alex Johnson,Bill Fry. 2nd back row: Jack Mollison, Jack Mawhinney (staff friend from sports store), Unidentified. 2nd front row: V.J. Pepper, Jack Johnson, Bill Murton. Front row: Jack Bell, Frank Sleeman (student), Jack Baxter (student), Jack Caeser (student), Allan Dann (student), Laurie Parker (student).

Form 4C 1969

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 4C of 1969.

Form 1B 1962

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 1B of 1962.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

Form 1D 1962

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form !D of 1962.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

Form 3C 1964

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 3C of 1964.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

1971 Construction assembly hall

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of the construction of the new assembly hall, laminated.

Inscriptions & Markings

On back of photograph: 1971 Caption on front of photograph: 1971 Construction of new assembly hall.

1987 tour of the western district

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

a4 sheet of white paper advertising the 1987 tour featuring the WHS all girl band jazz band, Top Secret.

Year 12 Yearbook 2005

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

A4 sized book published by Williamstown High School commemorating the 2005 Year 12 cohort. 120 pages, this book includes profile and photograph of most students and a summary of the school year.Acadermic and sporting achievements, camp news, student work and lots of photographs, some in colour are also included.

High Tide 2015

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Williamstown High School year book for 2015. Glossy full colour cardboard cover, Full colour, photographs, illustrations inside. 167 pages.

Form 5C 1972

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated black and white copy of Williamstown High School form 5C of 1972.

Form 1A 1969

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 1A of 1969. Form teacher: Mrs Church

Form 1C 1965

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 1C of 1965.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

1975 Assembly

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph mounted on board. Accompanied by a caption.

Inscriptions & Markings

Caption reads: The enrolment was 822 students in 1975. There is no breakdown of female and male students. In 1980 it was 515 students rising to 561 in 1981.

Copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Senior Cricket Team Premiers 1953

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of a black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Senior Crcket team Premiers 1953

Inscriptions & Markings

see image above

Concert Band 1990

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of the Williamstown High School concert band on a school visit to Newport Primary School.

1936 'B' Girls

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of a Williamstown High School Girls B class in 1936. We have an original photograph and a copy of the photograph.

Inscriptions & Markings

On the back of the original photograph; '1936 'B' Girls leaving certificate class.....(see photographs above). On the copy; girls' names. (see photographs above.

Hold Fast music

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Sheet torn out of music theory book. On one side Hold Fast words and music - music by Denis Gerity, words by A.H.Lawson. On the other sidewords by A.H. Lawson, music by Glenn Campbell.

Sports badge 1940s

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Metal badge with enameled decoration in black, red, gold on front. Pin with hook on back.

Historical information

The badge was presented to Peggy Booth as an award for sporting achievements in the 1940's.

Inscriptions & Markings

Makers mark on back but too small to read. 'Williamstown High School Hold Fast' around edge of front of badge.

Year 10SA 1992

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Year 10SA 1992

Form 5H 1967

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 5H of 1967.

Inscriptions & Markings

See images above.

1983 Home Group Staff Year 10

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Original colour photograph.

Form 1E 1970

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 1E of 1970.

Music 1994

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of the concert band performance at Mobil.

Year 7AL 1995

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of class of 7AL 1995, mounted on card. Includes student and teacher names.

Inscriptions & Markings

See jpg.

Form 6B 1968

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 6B of 1968.

Form 3D 1972

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School class, 3D, 1972.

NZ photo album 1992

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Photo album made of the 1992 NZ concert band tour. Includes copies of itinerary, staff Id card, 242 colour photographs.

Historical information

The Finn Koren collection

Inscriptions & Markings

Comments by Finn Koren accompany photos.

The Wet Reeds 1993

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of The Wet Reeds band - Williamstown High School 1993.

Historical information

The Finn Koren Collection. Publicity photo of the band for use on the CD cover. See entry 67.1 for band members and song details.

Year 7SR 1995

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of the 7 SR class of 1995 at Williamstown High School. Mounted on card, the teacher and students' names are also included.

Form 3E 1971

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 3E of 1971.

Festival of Performing Arts 1993

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Program for the Festival of Performing Arts 1993, held at Paisley College Campus. Williamstown High School Band, The Wet Reeds, were guest artists.

Significance

The Finn Koren Collection

Form 3B 1970

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 3B of 1970.

Jubilee Assembly 1965

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of the 1965 Jubilee Assembly at Williamstown Town Hall in 1965. A copy mounted on blue card with photo corners is also stored at Folder 36.3.

Historical information

Taken on the occasion of the whole school assembly to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Williamstown High School. The assembly was held at Williamstown Town Hall.

Goodbye card 1988

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Large Hallmark Colossals greeting card with full colour cover and greeting inside.

Historical information

Messages to Scott Wilson's Williamstown High School band from students at Geelong Grammar, where the band performed in 1988.

Significance

The Finn Koren Collection.

Inscriptions & Markings

See images attached of student messages inside card.

Hat - felt 1960s

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Grey felt hat with satin binding on brim. The band is made of Williamstown High School black ribbon with red and yellow strips and an enamelled school badge with logo is sewn to the centre front of the band. This hat was worn by Robyn Leach in the 1960s.

High Toide 2005

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Coloured card and glossy paged book. Year book for the Williamstown High School 2005 school year. Comprising 96 pages, it contains Principal''s message, reports from all school departments, sport results, student work and many photographs. Year level photographs also included. Some photographs are in full colour.

Music 1994

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of teacher Finn Koren listening to performance with students.

1947 Form IVA

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of the 1947 Form IVA .

Sports pennant 1975

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Triangular blue and white felt sports pennant.

Historical information

Pennant awarded to the school for winning the cross country events at the MHSSA inter school sports in 1975.

Inscriptions & Markings

Printed with "M.H.S.S.A. Western Zone, Bayside. Cross country champions, intermediate. 1975"

1960s Science block foundations

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of a photograph taken from the newspaper, mounted on board.

Form 4C 1973

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of black and white photograph depicting Williamstown High School form 4C of 1973.

Brisbane trip 1948

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School boys on stairs, while on a school trip to Brisbane in 1948.

Inscriptions & Markings

Accompanied by a identifying note: Doc Walsh, top row, left. George Bird, 2nd row down, 3rd boy. George Piconi & Trevor Treadwell also in photograph.

Form 3B 1961

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 3B of 1961.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

1951 Football premiers

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of a black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Junior Football Team Premiers 1951. Coach Doc Walsh

Inscriptions & Markings

see image above

Junior football 1953

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School junior football team of 1953.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

1980s - Rock Eisteddford

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph mounted on board.

Form 3B 1963

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 3B of 1963.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

Jock Garnsworthy 2004-5

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Original colour photograph.

School cap 1948-49

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Woollen boys cap, fully lined, with green woollen lining on underside of peak. Large red button on centre top of cap. Logo has yellow anchor edged in red; 'Hold Fast' in banner underneath anchor. This cap was part of the boys' school uniform at Williamstown High School in the 1940's. This cap was worn by Harrow Morgan in 1948-49.

Inscriptions & Markings

"H. Morgan", written in pen on the label inside

Letter from first Headmaster

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of letter mounted on board.

Certificate Honours 1956

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

A buff coloured card certificate. Printed in black ink, with school logo.

Historical information

Awarded to students on achieving note-worthy results during the school year.

Inscriptions & Markings

Typed onto certificate: Name: Penelope A. Tilbrook Form III. Written in ink: Les J. Bowe (Head Master), 1956

Proof sheet 1992

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Proof sheet of 24 photographs of music ensembles in 1992.

1990 Parents pavilion

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of the Parents' pavilion, Verdon St, mounted on board.

1970s - Building new hall

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph mounted on board and a laminated copy of same.

Historical information

The Assembly Hall is located on the corner of Pasco St and Melbourne Rd.

Football team 1950

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School football team of 1950.

1971 Senior Volleyball

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School senior girls volley ball team of 1971.

Keith Abbey

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Keith Abbey at the top of the high jump, WHS mounted on paper using photo corners.

Inscriptions & Markings

On page accompanying photograph: Keith Abbey - High Jump Champion.

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Prefects 1953

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Prefects 1953

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

Programme - Sports meet 1925

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photocopy of the: Official programme. Metropolitan High Schools Sports Association. Eighth annual championship meeting at the Motordrome on Friday, October 23rd, 1925. 14 pages.

Inscriptions & Markings

Written in pen on the front cover: Beryl Young Form 7L, Williamstown High School

Form 4G 1972

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of black and white class photograph of Williamstown High School form 4G of 1972.

Form 3E 1972

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 3E of 1972.

1949 Boys

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of 1949 WHS boys, with identifying names, mounted on white card using photo corners.

Inscriptions & Markings

See JPG for names.

Form E1 Boys 1930

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copied black and white photograph, mounted on board.

Inscriptions & Markings

Form E1 boys 1930

Year 7IF 1994

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of 7IF 1994

Thomas Satchell 1941

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of a black and white photograph, laminated.

Inscriptions & Markings

Thomas Roy Appleby Satchell. Maths teacher 1936-1941.

Year 12 STC 1990

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Year 12 STC 1990

1970 Demolition of drill hall

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of the partially demolished drill hall, laminated.

Inscriptions & Markings

On back of photograph: drill hall 1970. Caption on photograph: 1970 demolition of drill hall.

2002 Years 7-10 student planner

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Spiral bound, maroon plastic covered student study planner, issued by Williamstown High School for studentsin years 7-10, in 2002. Also contains information about rules and regulations, uniform, bell times, camps, music programs.

Cricket team 1967

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School first 11 cricket team of 1967.

Inscriptions & Markings

See images above.

Year 12 Yearbook 2004

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

A4 sized coloured card cover book of Williamstown High School Year 12 class of 2004. 216 pages with illustrations, some colour, this volume contains a record of academic, sporting and social achievemnets for the 2004 school year. A bio and photograph of most students is included along with staff photograph.

Tons of money Tusmore program 1948

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Printed black and white folded pamphlet on paper. 4 p. 2nd copy mounted on board in Historical Display Box 11.7 (2 items - program & stage shot).

Historical information

The item details the Williamstown High School Dramatic Group's 1948 performance of Tons of Money. The play toured South Australia, performing at Tusmore. (see 17.1 for main program).

1975 - Plaque unveiling program

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Buff coloured paper printed in blue. 4 leaves.

Inscriptions & Markings

See jpg's for complete program.

Year 8AG 1995

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of the 8AG class of 1995 at Williamstown High School. Mounted on card, the teacher and students' names are also included. This item has been laminated.

Form 6B 1973

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of black and white photograph depicting Williamstown High School form 6B of 1973.

1960 Cadets

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph mounted on board.

Inscriptions & Markings

Cadets 1960

Football team 1962

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School football team of 1962.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

High Tide 1956 - High Tide 1956; magazine of High School Williamstown

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white printed publication. 36 p.: ill.

Historical information

Williamstown High School Year book for the 1956 school year. Contains staff information, sports results, photographs, student's work, scholarship winners and examination results.

Inscriptions & Markings

Inside front cover: Danute Jakubauskas

Form 4D 1973

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of black and white photograph depicting Williamstown High School form 4D of 1973.

Form 1A 1962

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 1A, of 1962.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

Exercise book - Latin 1948

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Exercise book used by Williamstown High School student Judith Stone of Form 1A for her Latin work in November 1948.

Inscriptions & Markings

Student work on 5 pages. See image above for page 1.

Hat badge - 1920's

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Square metal hat badge enameled in red, yellow and black. Holes in each corner so the badge could be sewn to hat band.

Historical information

Harrow Morgan's mother's square hat badgefrom the 1920's.

Inscriptions & Markings

On back of badge: 223, WWT. Also makkers mark that is too small to read.

Form 2C 1965

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 2C of 1965.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

Form 5S 1958

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 5S of 1958.

Form 1A 1970

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 1A of 1970.

Boy & Girl Prefects 1930's

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph on mounting board.

Inscriptions & Markings

Prefects of the 1930's outside the pavilion.

Form 2A 1969

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 2A of 1969.

8KH 1997

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph mounted on card accompanied by students and teacher names.

Inscriptions & Markings

See JPG above.

Form 4B 1971

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 4B of 1971.

Concert Band 1990

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of the Williamstown High School 1990 Concert Band, performing at Newport Primary School in 1990.

Inscriptions & Markings

On back of photograph: Williamstown High School Concert Band 1990. Photo by Colin Wiseman.

School cadets 1950s

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph mounted on board. Accompanied by a caption.

Inscriptions & Markings

Caption reads: Cadets off to camp. On back of photograph: Cadets on camp 1957-8? From High Tide.

Student mid-year report 1974

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Single sheet of white paper, printed in black with school name and table. Individual teachers have hand written, in various pens, a report on the student's first semester achievements. Signed in pen by the form teacher and principal.

Historical information

A record of the student's achievements in the first half of the year.

Inscriptions & Markings

See attached PDF.

Form 4C 1963

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Class photograph of Williamstown High School, form 4C of 1963.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

Music 1994

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of the concert band performance.

Form 1B 1965

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 1B of 1965.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

Souvenir Programme 1940

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Buff coloured card, 4 leaves printed in black, gold and red. Printed for the Jubilee Re-Union 1915-1940.

Children's Week 1992

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Fax of a letter confirming the Williamstown High School Bands' performances at Altona Gate Shopping Centre to help celebrate Children's Week.

Historical information

The Finn Koren Collection

High tide 1996

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Williamstown High School year book for the 1996 school year. A4 size with a black white and red card cover. Red and white pages with illustrations. Contains school news, student work, sports results. 44 pages.

Form 2D 1970

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 2D of 1970.

2005 student study planner

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Spiral bound, cream cardboard covered, with clear plastic slip on cover, student study planner, issued by Williamstown High School for students in 2005. Also contains information about rules and regulations, uniform, bell times, camps, music programs.

2000 study planner

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Spiral bound, maroon plastic covered student study planner, issued by Williamstown High School for students in 2000. Also contains information about rules and regulations, uniform, bell times, camps, music programs.

Year 7JO 1991

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

1 x colour photograph of Year 7JO 1991

Christmas carols 1991 - An evening of Christmas carols

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

a B5 sized booklet with words to Christmas carols. White paper, stapled. The Williamstown High School band played at the event at the Williamstown Town Hall on 15th Dec. 1991.

Historical information

The Finn Koren Collection.

Form 6, 1961

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of a black and white photograph on mounting board

Historical information

Class photo of Form 6 (Humanities) of 1961. Form Master is Mr E. Lee. Photograph taken outside the original quadrangle building.

Inscriptions & Markings

Form 6 (Humanities) 1961. Mr E. Lee form Master.

1979 - Governor thank you letter

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Thank you letter from Mrs L.A. Callander on behalf of the Governor to Principal Fagan - buff paper printed in black with Government House letterhead. Signed in blue.

Inscriptions & Markings

See jpg for full text.

Blazer 1930s

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black woollen blazer with red, yellow and black embroidered school logo on the pocket. Edges bound with red and yellow ribbon worn by students of Williamstown High School in the 1930s.

Historical information

This blazer was worn by Barry Thompson's father. His cap can be found in box 20.

9GB 1997

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph mounted on card of Form 9GB, 1997. Card mount has school logo and names of teacher and students.

Inscriptions & Markings

See jpg above for teacher and student names.

High Tide 1929

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Khaki card covered WHS yearbook. 28 pages, some black and white illustrations and photographs.

Inscriptions & Markings

On cover, written in blue pen: Les Hill, 46 Elphin St, Newport.

Concert Band 1990

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Concert Band performing at Newport Primary School in 1990. Aydin Abdullah is the Conductor.

1980 - Library opening

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

5 parts. 4 mounted on board copies of the official program. Brown printed on buff. 1 copy of original program - buff coloured card printed in brown.

Historical information

Full text copies of the opening program are available here. The Display copies comprise pages 1 to 3 only.

Inscriptions & Markings

For full text see jpg's

1990 Pasco Entrance

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Pasco Street gate, mounted on board.

Form 3B 1965

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 3B of 1965.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

Form 3D 1973

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 3D of 1973.

Sports Programme 1919

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Booklet of buff coloured card cover and 18 pages, small black lead pencil with metal housing, attached to booklet by red string. The booklet is the official programme of the Metroplitan High Schools' Sports Assoc. It was held at the Williamstown Cricket Ground, Wed. Oct. 15, 1919.

Inscriptions & Markings

On the front cover: Mr Brett. See PDF above for complete booklet. Note the hand written list of names inside the back cover.

Year 9IF 1990

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Williamstown High School 1990 class 9IF.

Year 10NA 1995

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of the 10NA class of 1995 at Williamstown High School. Mounted on card, the teacher and students' names are also included.

Year 11 VCE 1997

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph mounted on card accompanied by students and teacher names.

Inscriptions & Markings

See JPG above

Form 1C 1963

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 1C of 1963.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

Staff 1969

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph and staff list mounted on board.

Inscriptions & Markings

Staff members names appear on photograph.

Form 3C 1961

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 3C of 1961.

1980s - Naming school hall

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

2 copies: 1 Copy of black and white photograph mounted on board. 1 copy of original photograph.

Inscriptions & Markings

On back of photo: Naming of school hall 1980? Parker Family. Vivienne Phillip Leonie (Howards wife Jenny) Joy Laurie and brother.

Pot holder

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Lavender linen pot holder bound with white bias binding and embroidered with the letter RT. This item was made in Needlework class at Williamstown High School in the 1960s by Robyn Thomson.

High Tide 1953

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white printed publication. Buff cover printed in red and black. 64 p.: ill.

Historical information

Year book for the 1953 school year. Contains staff, house captains, form school captains, school captains, scholarship recipients, sports results, team photographs, student work.

Inscriptions & Markings

On front cover '1953'. Inside front cover ' Donald G. Jamieson, 3B'. Inside back cover, student signatures.

1956 - First day of school

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph mounted on board. Accompanied by a caption.

Inscriptions & Markings

Caption reads: First day of school for first form of 1956. On back of photograph: First day of school. High Tide 1956.

1995 - Classes in action

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of students in media class, mounted on board. Accompanied by a caption.

Inscriptions & Markings

Media in room A1 August 1995. Photo taken by Belinda White.

Christmas newsletter 1947

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

One white foolscap sheet typed both sides. A newsletter made by Form IIA and distributed Christmas 1947.

Inscriptions & Markings

See JPG above.

1960s brought..

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

List of major events of the 1960s. Mounted on board.

Into practice 2 - 1987 - Into practice: goal-based assessment & negotiated curriculum Book 2

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Red soft covered book of 83 pages, black and white with some illustrations

Sports Pennant 1968

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Triangular red felt pennant, screen printed in gold. Torn at pointy end and some discolouration at wide end.

Inscriptions & Markings

Screen printed with "Metropolitan High Schools' Sports Assn. Western Division, Athletics B section, Senior, Williamstown 1968."

Form 1C 1973

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 1C of 1973

Year 9NA 1994

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Year 9NA 1994

1979 new library block

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of a black and white photograph of the new library block, mounted on board. Accompanied by a caption

Inscriptions & Markings

Caption reads:The New Library Block. After a long wait the Library was ready for use in 1979.

Breakfast Party 1947

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

jpg file of original black and white photograph.

Historical information

Then photograph gives us an insight into school activities of the 1940's and illustrates hair styles and clothing of the day.

Tons of money program and stage shot

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph mounted on card. Copy of program for Tons of money mounted on card. Original program can be found at Folder 17.2. Original photograph can be found at Folder 17.8.

A rat's tale program 2005

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Program that accompanied the Williamstown High School production of 2005 - A rat's tale 1983 - Let's mullet over. Full colour, card cover program containing cast, crew, quiz and photographs, some in colour.

9 MM 1997

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph mounted on card accompanied by students and teacher names.

Inscriptions & Markings

See JPG above.

Form 2E 1969

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 2E of 1969.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

School choir 1957

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of the Williamstown High School choir of 1957. Copy has been laminated.

Year 11WM 1990

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of class Year 11WM 1990

High Tide No.5 - High Tide 1925

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

A booklet comprising 16 p. Some black and white photographs and illustrations are included. The cover is of light brown card, printed in dark brown ink.

Historical information

The school year book for the 1925 school year. It includes academic achievements for the year, sports results, prefects and student work

Inscriptions & Markings

On cover in pen: Les Hill, 46 Elphin St, Newport.

1956 orchestra

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Miss Boardman with the school orchestra in 1956. NB: a copy mounted on board can be found at 3.1.

Inscriptions & Markings

On front of photograph: Miss A.B. Boardman, Head Mistress and school orchestra in art room 1956.

Form 1B 1961

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 1B, 1961.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

High tide 2001

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Williamstown High School year book for the 2001 school year. Coloured card cover, 52 pages, illustrated, some colour. Contains student work, sports reports, school news and class photographs.

Form 1A 1965

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 1A of 1965.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

Archibald Fowler report 1919

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Report book for Williamstown High School student Archibald Fowler. In 1919 Archie was in Form E. The book has a mushroom pink card cover and 8 white pages.

Inscriptions & Markings

See the PDF above for complete report book.

High Tide 1967

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white printed publication. White card cover. 52 p.: ill.

Historical information

Year book for the Williamstown High School 1967 school year. Contains staff, student leaders, captains, prefects, sports results, camp details, student work.

WHS pennant

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black felt pennant with Williamstown High School and school logo.

Form 1E 1965

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 1E of 1965.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

Year 12 Yearbook 2008 - Class of 2008

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

A4 sized coloured card covered book published by Williamstown High School commemorating the 2008 Year 12 cohort. 126 pages the book contains a summary of the Year 12 school year: camps of the last 6 years; debating, sport report, art and theatre, world challenge; student profiles and photographs of most students and teachers.

Form 4A 1962

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 4A of 1962.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

Form 4A 1956

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 4A of 1956.

Koalas 1985

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Original colour photograph.

Form 3A 1971

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School class 3A of 1971.

Historical information

Front row: Annette Xydias, Janny Pitts, ?, Janie Winter, Vicky?, Julie Baulch, Janine Cameron, ?, ?. 2nd row: Mr Pless, ?, Jacqueline Welch, Ian McGrath, ?, Tom Hill, Richard Cullinan, Linda Smallman, Heather Phillips. 3rd row: ?, Conrad Martin, Peter Krombach, ?, ?, John Vermulen, Andrew Davies, Peter Kritopolous, ?, ?

1990 Cookery centre

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of the cookery centre, mounted on board.

Green check school dress 1950s

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Green checked cotton school dress in the style worn by Williamstown High School girls in the 1950s. Dress has white collar and short sleeves with white cuff. It has a belt in the same material. This dress is a facsimile of the original. It was made in 2014 by Davorka Box.

Form 3A 1965

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 3A of 1965.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

Form 3D 1957

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 3D of 1957.

Poets corner program 2017

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Program of the Williamstown High School pruction of 2017, Poet's corner. 12 pages, printed on paper the program includes cast, crew, running order and writer's note.

Historical information

This production was the first to be performed in the new Centenary Theatre, built on the school grounds. It was officially opened in June 2017.

Form 1A 1956

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 1A of 1956.

Inscriptions & Markings

See images above

W.H.S. Scholars 1921 -

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Newspaper cuttings from local papers announcing scholarship winners from Williamstown High School. Cuttings have been taken from 1921- 1925, 1930, 1932 - 1937, 1939 - 1941, 1944 & 1946. Also includes a clipping about the opening of the new school building in 1945. Folder with buff card cover and single sheets formed into a book with split pins. 17 pages.

Inscriptions & Markings

On cover: 4273/29 Indecipherable signature.

Form 3D 1961

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 3D of 1961.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

Concert Band 1992

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Concert Band 1992 Williamstown High School

1999 Mobil calender

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Glossy white coloured card cover, printed in full colour calender. Double page spread for each month. Contains artwork from secondary college students at schools in Melbourne and Adelaide.

Historical information

WHS Year 7 student artwork features on the front cover. Naomi Tee, Year 8 features on the July page. Simone Saunders, Hissa Gula & Dianne Veljanoska feature on the November page.

Form 4A 1965

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 4A of 1965.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

2004 study planner

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Spiral bound, maroon plastic covered student study planner, issued by Williamstown High School for students in Years 11-12, in 2004. Also contains information about rules and regulations, uniform, bell times, camps, music programs.

Keith Abbey competing 1940s

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph mounted on white paper using photo corners, of Keith Abbey competing in long jump at High School sports, 1940s.

Inscriptions & Markings

On accompanying shett: 'Keith Abbey competing in long jump at High School sports, 1940s.'

1971 junior netball team

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School junior netball team of 1971.

Until ya say ya love me 1987

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Yellow A4 paper flyer advertising the Footscray Community Arts Centre - Until ya say ya love me. The show featured WHS band Top Secret and was held on Oct 22, 23, 34, 1987

Historical information

The Finn Koren Collection

Music by the Bay 1990's

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of the the Williamstown High School Concert Band during Music by the Bay in the 1990's.

Grand Youth Concert 1989

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Program detailing band and items performed at the Grand Youth Concert at Dallas Brooks Hall in 1989. Six Williamstown High School music students performed at the event. Bookletis B5 size,16 pages with a full colour illustration on the front cover.

Historical information

The Finn Koren Collection.

Form 2E 1965

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 2E of 1965.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

Year 7WM 1995

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of the 7 WM class of 1995 at Williamstown High School. Mounted on card, the teacher and students' names are also included.

Grand Concert 1940

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Folded buff paper with red, yellow and black stripe in corner. 4 leaves, printed in black. Program for Grand Concert, held at Williamstown Town Hall, Monday 26th August, 1950.

Historical information

Performed by High School Students for the War Relief Fund.

1997 staff

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Williamstown High School staff in the year 1997. The photo is mounted on card with identifying names included.

Inscriptions & Markings

See JPG above for staff names.

Hold Fast Iss 2. May/June 2018

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white student newspaper of Williamstown High School. Includes sport, films, student art, trivia, crossword.

1997 Information booklet - Williamstown High School - On course for life

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

8 page full colour, glossy, A4 information publication detailing WHS philosophy, facilities and curriculum offerings. Contains photographs.

Inscriptions & Markings

See PDF for complete publication.

10 IF 1997

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph mounted on card accompanied by students and teacher names.

Inscriptions & Markings

See JPG above

Form 3B 1972

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 3B of 1972.

Musical High Program 1996

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Purple paper, A4 folded into B5 sized program for the Musical High, Williamstown High School concert held on 15th November 1996 at Williamstown Hall.

Historical information

The Finn Koren Collection.

Prefect badge 1969

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Metal badge, with red, gold and black enameled decoration on the front and hook clasp on the back. This badge was worn by prefects at Williamstown High School in 1969.

Inscriptions & Markings

'Prefect Williamstown High School Hold Fast' on the front of the badge. Makers make on back: Swann & Hudson Frankston

Prefects 1924

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of a black and white photograph from High Tide, mounted on board.

Inscriptions & Markings

Prefects ABC & Cc Forms 1924. From High Tide.

High Tide No. 3 - High Tide 1923

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Printed booklet of olive coloured card cover and glossy white paper pages.Cover printed in dark olive. Pages printed in black. Some black and white photographs.

Historical information

School year book detailing achievements of the school community, including sporting, academic, social and the arts. Scholarship recipients details are included and examples of student work.

Inscriptions & Markings

Written on front cover: Leslie Hill 391 1858 Les Hill 46 Elphin St Newport

Speech night program 1957

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

8 page buff coloured pamphlet printed in navy blue.

Inscriptions & Markings

Page 3, written in pen: "? for Phys Ed. Jean E. Webb. Holes punched in left hand margin to allow for insertion into folder.

Concert Band 1990

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of the Williamstown High School Concert Band performing at the Yacht Club.

1948 Football team

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of 1948 WHS football team.

Inscriptions & Markings

On back of photograph: 1948

1965 Jubilee official party

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph mounted on board. Also includes a caption.

Inscriptions & Markings

Those depicted in the photograph are named on the front of the photograph. On back of photograph: Golden Jubilee 1965. At the Drill Hall? Advisory Council? Copy donated by Laurie Parker.

High Tide 1960

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white printed publication. Off-white card cover printed in red, black and yellow. 39 p.: ill.

Historical information

Year book for the 1960 school year. Contains staff, student, sport leaders, prefects, form captains, sports results, production and camp news, team photographs, students work.

Inscriptions & Markings

On front cover 'Danute'. Last two pages, student signatures.

1995 - Woodwork

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph mounted on board. Accompanied by a caption.

Inscriptions & Markings

Caption reads: Woodwork in room S10 August 1995. Photo taken by Belinda White.

Form 1A 1961

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Form 1A, Williamstown High School, 1961.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

Mr Harry Powell - Principal 1965

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph mounted on board.

Inscriptions & Markings

Identifying names are included on the photograph. On back of photograph: Mr Harry Powell, Principal (first ex-student to be principal, 1960s). Mr Fred Johnson (first Headmaster) Joyce (Newhouse) Parker at Golden Jubilee with Parker Cup. Copy donated by Laurie Parker 1965.

Governement House 1990's

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of the Williamstown High School Concert Band performing at Government House in the 1990's

Historical information

Aydin Abdullah - Conductor

Year 9RJ 1995

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of the 9RJ class of 1995 at Williamstown High School. Mounted on card, the teacher and students' names are also included. This item has been laminated.

Hold Fast Vol. 1, No. 5. Nov 1944 - Official magazine of the Williamstown High School

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

8 page magazine of Williamstown High School, edited by P.Weate and C. Curtain. Includes report of the combined sports meet, editorial, letters, student contributions and form notes.

Form 3E 1965

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 3E of 1965.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

Year 10IF 1991

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph oy Year 10IF 1991

Form 2E 1971

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 2E of 1971.

Year 11 1995

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of the Year 11 class of 1995 at Williamstown High School. Mounted on card, the teacher and students' names are also included.

Year 10 NH 1990

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Williamstown High School, 1990 class 10 NH

Gympie school trip 1949

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Two black and white photographs of Williamstown High School boys on a school trip to Gympie, Queensland in 1949.

Inscriptions & Markings

On the back of photographs: George Bird

Year 9SC 1992

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Year 9SC 1992

1976 Form 5A

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph mounted on board.

Inscriptions & Markings

On back of photograph: Form 5A 1976 - Lyn Blunt 2nd front row, John Frame last in 2nd row.

Form 3D 1962

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 3D of 1962.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

High Tide No. 2,1922 - High Tide No. 2

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

A printed booklet with buff coloured card cover, printed in brown. Pages b & w. 16 p.: ill.

Historical information

School yearbook detailing achievements, principal's page, sports results, scholarships.

Inscriptions & Markings

On front cover "Phyllis". Also includes a hand written piece of paper listing the members of the girls basketball team photographed on p. 13. (see photo.)

Grand Youth Concert 1992

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

B5 size booklet with brick red cover. Program for the Grand Youth Concert held at Melbourne Concert Hall in 1992. Williamstown High School participated in the event through the soul band The Wet Reeds and also several students were part of the Combined Secondary School Concert Band.

Historical information

The Finn Koren Collection

Significance

The Finn Koren Collection.

Form 4A 1971

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 4A of 1971.

Form 2A 1956

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 2A of 1956.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

Disco Dance 1988

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Single A4 sheet. Flyer advertising a Disco Dance held at Williamstown High School hall on the 28th August 1988. The Wet Reeds, WHS soul band, performed at the event.

Historical information

The Finn Koren Collection

Cookery textbook 1942 - Cookery: a short course for beginners. Education Dept. of Victoria. 1942

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Textbook used by Home economics students at Williamstown High School in the 1940's. Brown card cover, 62 pages.

Speech night program 1959

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Paper, black and white printed pamphlet. 8 p.

Historical information

Contains the order of ceremony for the 1959 Williamstown High School speech night, held at the Williamstown Town Hall. Also includes the Head Master's report of the year.

Original building 1890s?

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of plan and drawing of original building, mounted on board. Accompanied by a laminated caption.

Inscriptions & Markings

Caption reads: Original 1867 building - Williamstowm=n Grammar School Circa 1904.

Mr Fagan - Principal 1975-81

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of photograph mounted on board. Accompanied by a caption.

Inscriptions & Markings

Caption Reads: Mr Fagan, Principal 1975-81. '(The school)...weathered the storms of the past decade and have avoided the pursuit of mediocrity...' High Tide 1979.

Final student report 1974

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Single sheet of white paper printed in black with school name and table. Hand written students name and form and reports by teachers. Signed by form teacher and principal.

Historical information

Presented to student at the end of the school as a progress report of the students education.

Inscriptions & Markings

See attached PDF

High Tide 1952

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white printed publication. Buff cover printed in red and black. 48 p.: ill.

Historical information

Year book for the 1952 school year. Contains, staff, house captains, form captains, prefects, scholarship recipients, sports results, team photographs, students work.

Inscriptions & Markings

On fron cover 'M.Bladen IIA'. Inside back cover, student signatures.

1957 House Captains

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph mounted on board. Accompanied by a caption.

Inscriptions & Markings

Caption reads: House Captains - High Tide 1957. Robert Ferris, Keith Beamish, Joh McConville, Alan Clements, Lesley Martin, Sandra Phillips, Helen Corby, Brigita Majerovskis.

Form 2C 1957

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 2C of 1957.

Prefects 1940

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of sepia photograph mounted on board. Also includes a copy of signatures on the back of the original photograph mounted on board.

Form 5S 1962

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 5S of 1962.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

1995 staff & students

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Brown vinyl photo album with gold print, containing staff and class photographs of students and staff at Williamstown High School in 1995. Contains full colour photographs with student and staff names of: 7AL, 7AR, 7DR, 7JO, 7SR, 7WM, 8IF, 8TP, 8AG, 8DM, 9SA, 9HY, 9RJ, 10JP, 10SC, 10NA, Year 11, Year 12. Photographs taken by Fotek School Portraits Pty Ltd.

Inscriptions & Markings

Student and teacher names are included with each photograph.

Form 1B 1963

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 1B of 1963.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

Hold Fast Iss. 1. March 2018

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white student newspaper of Williamstown High School. Includes sport, films, student art, trivia, crossword.

1999 study planner

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Spiral bound, maroon plastic covered student study planner, issued by Williamstown High School for students in 1999. Also contains information about rules and regulations, uniform, bell times, camps, music programs.

Longmans history book 1912 - An advanced history of Great Britain. Part II From 1485 to 1714.

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Red hardcover book of 544 pages. Used by Laurna Beatrice Arnold in her history studies at Williamstown High School. Includes some maps.

Inscriptions & Markings

See jpgs above for inscription inside front cover.

Form 4B 1940's

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph mounted on board of Williamstown High School Form 4B, sometime in the 1940's.

Food technology text 1995 - Investigating food technology. by Louise Weihen, Jennifer Aduckiewicz & Jenny Amys. Port Melbourne, Heinemann, 1995.

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Paperback book of 252 pages, illustrated in colour.

Inscriptions & Markings

Inside front cover: 'Williamstwon High School' stamp.

Form 3C 1965

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 3C 1965.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

High tide 2002

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Williamstown High School year book for the 2002 school year. Coloured card cover, 68 pages, illustrated, some colour. Contains, student work, sports report, school news, class photographs.

High Tide 1973

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

A black and white publication with card cover. 48 p.: ill.

Historical information

Year book for the 1973 Williamstown High School year. Contains a summary of the years events, messages from principal, school captains and sports leaders and student work.

Form 5S 1961

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white original photograph of Williamstown High School form 5S of 1961.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

Form 3B 1964

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 3B of 1964.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

Spring Concert Program 2010

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

B5 program booklet containing the program for the Spring Concert, held on 18th Oct. 2010 at the Williamstown Town Hall. 8 pages, the cover is in full colour.

Historical information

The Finn Koren Collection.

Concert Band 1990's

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of the Williamstown High School Concert Band in the 1990's practicing.

Blazer 1950s

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black woollen blazer, with Williamstown High School embroidered badge on pocket, trimmed with red woven binding.

Form 2E 1958

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 2E of 1958.

Year 10JO 1994

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Year 10JO 1994

Form 3A 1959

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 3A of 1959.

Form 2A 1964

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of class 2A of 1964 at Williamstown High School.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

Form 2D 1971

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 2D of 1971.

10 GC 1997

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph mounted on card accompanied by students and teacher names.

Inscriptions & Markings

See JPG above.

Disco Dance 1993

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

One sheet of white paper printed in black, advertising the disco held on June 26th 1993, featuring the Wet Reeds.

Historical information

The Finn Koren collection.

Form 1C 1964

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School class 1C of 1964.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

1982 - Principal Gwen Alexander

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph mounted on board. Accompanied by a quote.

Inscriptions & Markings

On back of photograph: Mrs Gwen Alexander, Principal 1982-3? Quote reads: '1982 a curriculum day and weekend conference at Lorne were the beginnings of many changes, one of which was Goal Based Assessment. Students had a wider choice of subjects, the new Home Group system began.... Students will experience a richer, more rewarding and more enjoyable life at school. I am very proud to be the first woman principal of Williamstown High School.' Mrs Gwen Alexander High Tide 1982.

1957 orchestra

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of the 1957 orchestra practicing in the Drill Hall with Miss Boardman.

1920s - WHS from Pasco St

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph, mounted on board.

Inscriptions & Markings

Williamstown High School corner of Pasco & Verdon St. From High Tide 1920s.

1948 Athletic sports

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photographs (2), laminated on A4 sheet.

Inscriptions & Markings

1948 - Newport Oval. House athletic sports tug-of-war. Staff versus boys. 1948 Newport oval. House Athletic sports - Koala girls marching team.

7TB 1997

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Williamstown High School class 7TB, 1997. Mounted on card names of students' are also included

Inscriptions & Markings

See jpg

Archibald Fowler report 1920

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Report booklet of white sheets covered in buff coloured card, 8 pages.

Historical information

Report book with results from all 3 terms of the 1920 school year, achieved by Archibald Fowler at Williamstown High School.

Inscriptions & Markings

See pdf above for complete document.

Year 9AG 1990

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Williamstown High School 1990 class 9AG.

Form 3B 1958

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 3B of 1958.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

Mr W. Richards - Headmaster 1927-40

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Photocopy of a photograph of Mr W. Richards, headmaster 1927-40, taken from The Argus, March 3, 1940, laminated. Accompanied by a caption.

Inscriptions & Markings

Caption reads: Mr W. Richards Headmaster 1927-1940. The school has no photo of Mr Richards.

Tons of money stage shot 1948

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph, original. 2nd copy mounted on board in Historical Display Box 11.

Historical information

A stage shot of the school production of 1948 - Tons of money - showing 11 cast members and set.

Inscriptions & Markings

R.Bird

Children's matinee recital 1950

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Single sheet of buff paper printed in black. Program for the Children's Matinee Recital held at Melbourne Town Hall, Monday 18th Sept. 1950 at 2 pm.

Inscriptions & Markings

See jpg.

Music 1994

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Teacher Finn Koren with student playing trumpet.

Form 2D 1964

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Form 2D of 1964 at Williamstown High School.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

Form 3C 1972

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of Williamstown High School form 3C of 1972 class photograph.

1990 - 3 generations

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph mounted on board.

Inscriptions & Markings

On back of photograph: 3 generations 1990; Martin Bowyer, Linda (Riddell) Bowyer, Mark Bowyer. (The Age).

Form 2D 1965

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 2D of 1965.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

1950s Matriculation

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

2 captions with statements about students studying for their Matriculation certificate, mounted on board.

Year 8TP 1995

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of the 8TP class of 1995 at Williamstown High School. Mounted on card, the teacher and students' names are also included.

Physical Culture photograph 1941

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph, copied from original and mounted on board. 2nd copy of same laminated. Original photo also held at this number.

Historical information

The photograph was taken in the 1940's, outside the quadrangle building. It shows Williamstown High School girls performing physical culture as part of the war effort.

House sports photo 1948

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

jpg file taken from an original black and white photograph.

Inscriptions & Markings

On back of photo: House sports - Dingo's. Me carrying the flag as House Captain.

Form Captain badge 1930s

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Round metal badge with Red, yellow and black enameled decoration on the front and a hook clasp on the back, presented to form captains at Williamstown High School in the 1930s. This badge worn by Peg Bonwick (nee Clark).

Inscriptions & Markings

On front 'Form Captain' Makers mark on mark: K.C. Lunes Melb

Hat badge 1960s

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Metal badge enameled in black, red and gold. 'Williamstown High School Hold Fast' around the perimeter, an anchor in the centre. Three loops around the edge so the badge can be sewn to the hat band.

Historical information

Sewn to the hat band that decorated the straw hat worn by girls at Williamstown High School in the 1950s and 1960s.

Inscriptions & Markings

Makers Mark on back: Swann & Hudson Frankston

Pupil report 1961-5

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Hard cover, blue cloth report book of 16 pages. Contains school report and marks for Robyn Tompson achieved during the period 1961-65

Inscriptions & Markings

Hand written teacher remarks and subject marks.

Form 4B 1964

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 4B of 1964.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

Form 3D 1965

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 3D of 1965.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

Form 2C 1972

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 2C of 1972.

7BS 1997

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Williamstown High School Form 7BS of 1997. Photograph is mounted on card with names of students included.

Inscriptions & Markings

See JPG above for names.

Form 2D 1963

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 2D of 1963.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

Staff 1993

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Original full colour photograph of Williamstown High School staff of 1993.

Girls 1943

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of a black and white photograph, laminated.

Inscriptions & Markings

Back row: Pat Tinworth, Betty Dean, Margaret Short, Jewel Peppin, Elaine Tulloch, ?, Carmen Walters 3rd row: Audrey Gill, ?, Audrey Cornish, June Fraser, Betty Hall, Doreen Eddison, Betty Hodge, Shirley Milne 2nd row: Joyce Woolley, Margot Cash, Jean Inglis, Iris McGregor, Janette Jamieson, Joan White Front Row: Jean Broadway, Gwen Jones, Marion Kent, Mavis Hughes, Isabel Wright, Erica Kugler, Grace Feddersen

Form 4C 1965

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 4C of 1965.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

1991 - Letter to school council members

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Letter on buff coloured paper, printed in brown.

Inscriptions & Markings

See jpg for full text.

Music 1994

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of the concert band performance at Mobil.

Speech night and afternoon1956

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

8 p. buff pamphlet printed in navy blue

Historical information

Program produced to accompany the 1956 Williamstown High School speech night and afternoon on Monday, 10th December 1956 and Wednesday 12th December 1956. Also includes the Headmaster's report (6 p.)

High Tide 1972

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white printed publication with card cover. 48 p.: ill. Contains a summary of the 1972 school year at Williamstown High School, including sports report, camp news, student work and lots of photographs. Page proofs can be found at 97.3.

Historical information

Year book for the Williamstown High School 1972 year. Contains a summary of the sports, competitions, events, camps, messages from the principal, school captains and student work.

High Tide 1971

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white printed publication with card cover. 44 p.; ill.

Historical information

Year book for the Williamstown High School 1971 school year. Contains staff, student leaders, captains, prefects, sports results, camp details, student work.

Year 9HY 1995

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of the 9HY class of 1995 at Williamstown High School. Mounted on card, the teacher and students' names are also included.

Black and white photograph of Willimastown High School tennis team 1952

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School tennis team 1952

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

Form 4B 1973

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of black and white photograph depicting Williamstown High School form 4B of 1973.

Year 10DR 1994

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Year 10DR 1994

Grand Youth Concert 1993

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

B5 size booklet with blue cover. 12 pages. Program of the Grand Youth Concert, held in the Melbourne Concert Hall on the 1st September 1993. Williamstown High School music students and teachers performed.

Historical information

The Finn Koren Collection.

Hold Fast Vol. 1 No. 3. Sept. 1944 - Official magazine of the Williamstown High School

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

12 page magazine. Edited by P. Weate and C. Curtain. Includes articles on school ball and social, editorial, letters, interviews, school news, student work, sport results, ex-student news.

Parliament Aust letter 1993

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Letter from the speaker, John E. Delzoppo, confirming arrangements for the Williamstown High School Concert Band performanace in Queen's Hall. The performance was part of the Schools' Musical Programme during the Autumn Session of Parliament, 1993.

Significance

The Finn Koren Collection.

Form 3C 1973

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 3C of 1973

Inscriptions & Markings

On back: Back row L-R: John Meertens, Frank Celeste, Mark Bates, Chris Herbert, Glenn Kershaw, Nicholas Defina Third row: Alan Young, M W Watkins (Teacher), Tahki Hatzimonolis, Michael Piritidid, Anthony Ferguson,Peter Nedeljkovic, Clive Rosewarne,Wayne Brown, Jim Nanos. Second row: George Ibrahim, Robyne Richardson, Sheryl Virgona,Mary Schloetzer, Margaret Sloane, Paul Markopoulos. First row: Deborah Ellwoood, Maria Toucomonavic, Esther Simin, Fiona Fitzgerald, Kathryne Pliatsiari, Karen Fryer, Lesley Hunt, Karen Cartens, Anna Jcincic, Janet Brindley.

75th anniversary celebration church service 1990

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

B5 sized paper program with yellow cover and white pages. 8 pages. Williamstown High School music students performed at the service held at St John's Uniting Church on Sunday 18th March, 1990.

Historical information

The Finn Koren Collection.

Tie-Perth-1949

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Red cloth tie, printed in black and yellow.

Historical information

Commemorates the WHS drama tour to Perth in 1949.

Inscriptions & Markings

WHS Perth 1949

Form 3C 1958

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 3C of 1958

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

Form 1B 1970

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 1B of 1970.

1957 Orchestra Drill Hall

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Miss Boardman with the Williamstown High School orchestra in the Drill Hall.

Inscriptions & Markings

On front of the photograph: Miss A.B. Boardman, Head Mistress, and school orchestra in Drill Hall 1957.

Form 2B 1962

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 2B of 1962.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

Form 2B 1964

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of form 2B, Williamstown High School, in the year 1964.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

Form 1D 1972

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of Williamstown High School form 1D of 1972.

School cap

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black felted wool peaked cap with green wool under peak. Red button (faded to tan) on top. Logo with fish and anchor and 'Hold fast' in red and yellow.

Inscriptions & Markings

Inside hat: Made specially for Williamstown High School by J.T. Lynch, Moonee Ponds Name: Ray Hill IIIB Size: 7

1948 Mayor of Perth

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

A4 card with 2 black and white photographs mounted using photo corners of the Acting Mayor of Perth, shaking hands with WHS students in 1948.

Inscriptions & Markings

Back of photo 1: 1948 - Mr Spencer showing the city of Perth's visitors book to the party. Back of photo 2: "Junior" Rowdon shaking hands with the acting Lord Mayor of Perth, Mr Spencer.

Form 1D 1959

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 1D of 1959.

Form 6 1962

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 6 of 1962.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above

Form 3C 1962

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 3C of 1962.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

High Tide 1959

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white publication. White card cover printed in yellow, red and black.

Historical information

Year book for the 1959 school year. Contains staff, student, sport, form captains, prefects, scholarship recipients, sports results, camp and production news and student work.

Inscriptions & Markings

On front cover, Danute Jokubauskas. Inside back cover, student signatures.

Break-up party 1931

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph mounted on board.

Inscriptions & Markings

Break-up party Form DC1 - 1931. Williamstown Gardens

Year 7RJ 1993

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

2 x Colour photographs of Year 7RJ 1993

High Tide 1988

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Year book for the Williamstown High School 1988 school year. Contains reports from all departments, staff, student leaders, captains, sports results, camp details, student work and many black and white photohgraphs.

Concert band newspaper article 1990

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

A photocopy of an article which appeared in the Western Times about the Williamstown High School concert band of 1990.

7WW 1997

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Williamstown High School class 7WW, 1997. Photograph is mounted on card and includes students' names.

Inscriptions & Markings

See jpg

Tie-Gympie-1949

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Yellow material tie printed in black and red.

Historical information

Tie commemorates the drama tour of 1949, when WHS visited Gympie.

Inscriptions & Markings

WHS Victoria Gympie trip 1949

Betty Bowyer 1935 - Junior Athletic Champion

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Laminated copy of black and white photograph.

Inscriptions & Markings

Written on the back of photoghraph: Betty Bowyer (Mrs Anderson) 1935. Form 1- 1933 - Form 4 1936. Junior Athletic Champion 1935.

Year 9DR 1993

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Year 9DR 1993

Staff 1940s

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white sepia photographs copied and mounted on board.

Historical information

Jack Lovett, Ken Higgs & John (Sarge) Kent, all teachers of the 1940s.

Form 1C 1962

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Black and white photograph of Williamstown High School form 1C of 1962.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

Grand Concert 1942

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Buff folded paper printed in black. 4 leaves.

Inscriptions & Markings

Sinatures on back. See pdf.

Record book - Literary record book 1915 - 1946

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Hard cover, leather bound book with decorated end papers. Hand lettered in black ink, this volume lists award winners of Williamstown High School from 1915-1946.

Historical information

This book records award winners, both academic and sporting from the tears 1915 to 1946. The volume is handwritten in pen in a careful calligraphy style. Some of the later years also have printed newspaper results glued in or printed award sheets.

Year 10JM 1994

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Year 10JM 1994

Form 5S 1966

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 5S of 1966.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.

1983 Home Group Staff Year 9

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Original colour photograph.

Form 3D 1958

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Copy of black and white photograph of Williamstown High School Form 3D of 1958.

Inscriptions & Markings

See image above.