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Main Title: Foster and District Historical Society: calendar / Foster and District Historical Society
Publisher: Foster, Vic. : Foster and District Historical Society
Subject: Foster & District Historical Society (Vic.)
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Foster (Vic.)

2011: The Government wharf built at the Foster Landing in 1874. Bogged in January with wood chopping logs for Gunyah Sports. A country cattle sale, Foster South Gippsland. T. Gibbs’ blacksmith shop, Foster. Taking supplies from Port Welshpool to Snake Island. Main street looking down Station Road, Foster. The annual muster from Wilson’s Promontory through the Yanakie Sand-hills early 1950’s. Unloading cattle from Flinders Island at Port Welshpool early 1900’s. Reeves Transport – Thorneycroft truck. Foster Railway Station 1946. Fishing fleet at Port Franklin. Esso Oil Terminal – Barry Beach circa 1970’s.
2012: Homestead and farm at Wonga 1926. Gales store Buffalo 1902. The aftermath of the 1906 bushfires at Wonga (family living in empty tank). Musician Hoffey’s cats at his hut, Mount Best c1920s. Ladies costume specialist, Stanley Street, Toora c1900. Fishing fleet Port Welshpool c1930. Peace Day celebrations, Foster, July 1919. Taking the minister on church circuit c1900s. Looking north up Stanley Street, Toora. Class room (with teacher and students), Tin Mine School, c1900. Transporting boilers (cattle) to Tin Mine c1900s. Gunyah woodchops c1910. Turton’s Creek Falls.

Result Collection Location Shelf No Status Notes
Non-Fiction Main Library 994.56 FOST CAL Available 2012
Non-Fiction Main Library 994.56 FOST CAL Available 2011