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Glass photonegatives of Legacy social activities in the Narrabeen and Pittwater areas, ca 1939-1959

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Glass photonegatives of Legacy social activities in the Narrabeen and Pittwater areas, ca 1939-1959

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ON 584

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n5lVzwa9

Glass photonegatives of Legacy social activities in the Narrabeen and Pittwater areas, ca 1939-1959

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Glass photonegatives of Legacy social activities in the Narrabeen and Pittwater areas, ca 1939-1959

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Glass photonegatives of Legacy social activities in the Narrabeen and Pittwater areas, ca 1939-1959

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Date

ca 1939-1959

Call Numbers

ON 584

Record Identifier

n5lVzwa9
Physical Description

Contents

81 photonegatives (2 boxes) - 8 x 11 cm - glass

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Fonds

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Copying Conditions

Copyright status : Out of copyright - created before 1955
In copyright - created after 1955

Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

Social and recreational activities probably involving members of Legacy during the 1940s-1950s. Several men in the images are wearing Legacy lapel badges. Locations have been identified as being in the Narrabeen and Pittwater areas.

Box 1
Includes glass negatives of groups of adults and children boarding boats; teenagers on yachts; arriv...

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Glass photonegatives of Legacy social activities in the Narrabeen and Pittwater areas, ca 1939-1959

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CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Presented by Lorenzo Aventi, November 2014

Administrative / Biographical history

The War Veterans Home in Legacy Park at Narrabeen was opened on Anzac Day 25th April 1939. Legacy often held fund raising events for the home and gave social activities in the area especially for children.

References:
The Sydney Morning Herald, 26 April, 1939 p. 16.
http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article17567211 (Accessed 27 January, 2015)
The Sydney Morning Herald, 22 November, 1954 p. 1.
http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article18449699 (Accessed 27 January, 2015)
Nepean Times, 28 November, 1957, p. 4.
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