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Main Title: Across the slate. : Prahran's schools 1850s-1985 / Jane Chatham.
Author: Chatham, Jane.
Imprint: Prahran, Vic. Prahran Historical and Arts Society, 1985.
Collation: 80 p. : ill., portraits, pbk ; 21 cm.
Subject: Private schools
State schools
Prahran (Vic.) (Wurundjeri Woi Wurrung Country)
South Yarra (Vic.) (Wurundjeri Woi Wurrung Country)
Windsor (Vic.) (Bunurong Country)
Toorak (Vic.) (Wurundjeri Woi Wurrung Country)
Armadale (Vic.) (Wurundjeri Woi Wurrung and Bunurong Country)
ISBN: 0811272X
Contents: Teachers and teaching methods p18. Curriculum p20. PRIMARY STATE SCHOOLS: Hawksburn (formerly Prahran, Prahran North) no. 1467 p23. Prahran (formerly Prahran West) no. 2855 p24. Windsor (formerly Prahran South) no. 1896 p25. Toorak Central no. 3016 p26. South Yarra no. 583 p27. Armadale no. 2634 p28. CATHOLIC EDUCATION: The Presentation Sisters in Prahran p33. St Francis Xavier Parish School p36. Our Lady of Lourdes Armadale p36. St Joseph's South Yarra p36. Loreto, Mandeville Hall, Toorak p39. St Kevin's College, Toorak p42. OTHER DENOMINATIONS: Christ Church Grammar p44. Glamorgan p46. King David School p46. Wesley College p48. Melbourne Church of England Girls' Grammar School, Merton Hall p48. PRIVATE AND INDEPENDENT SCHOOLS: East Leigh p52. Nareeb Ladies' College p53. Hawksburn Grammar School p54. St Catherine's School p58. Toorak College p60. TECHNICAL AND COMMERCIAL EDUCATION: Windsor Technical School (formerly Prahran Technical School) p62. Prahran City Business College p64. Hassett's p65. HIGH SCHOOLS: Melbourne High School p68. Prahran High School p71. Ardoch High School p72. SPECIAL SCHOOLS: Marathon Spastic Centre p73. ILLUSTRATIONS George Messervey p1. Prahran South School (1880s) (Windsor School) p5. Elementary, common and church schools (1870) p8. Chapel Street from the Town Hall (1867) p9. Private venture schools in Prahran District immediately prior to 1872 p13. South Yarra Free Church School (1855) p15. Prahran State School (1905) p16. Hawksburn State School (1912) p17. Hawksburn School rear view (1985) p23. Lower primary area (1985) p24. Toorak State School (now Toorak Central) (1905) p29. Armadale School grade six 1961 p30. South Yarra State School p31. Armadale State School 1905 p31. Miss Lilian McMicken in 1984 p32. Advertisement for Presentation College 1910 p32. Senior students at Presentation College 1909 p35. Our Lady of Lourdes School 1985 p35. St Joseph's School 1985 p37. Loreto Convent - Mandeville Hall (convent, playing field) p40. Mandeville Chapel p40. St Kevin's Preparatory School p41. St Kevin's Secondary School p40-1. Presentation Convent, Windsor 1974 p40-1. Christ Church Grammar School p45. Glamorgan - modern classrooms p47. Wesley College 1866 p47. The King David School p49. Melbourne Church of England Girls' Grammar School 1897 p50. Miss Stewart's School 1921 p52. Prahran College - East Leigh 1905 p53. Advertisement for East Leigh 1928 p53. Nareeb Ladies College 1905 p54. Hawksburn Grammar School - staff and pupils 1894 p55. The school drag p55. The Grange School p57. St Catherine's School p59. Toorak College early this century (20th) p61. Brackley School p61. City Business College advertisement 1910 p65. Mechanics' Art School advertisement 1910 p66. Hassett's advertisement 1928 p66. Hassett's advertisement 1920 p67. Melbourne High School, Forrest Hill 1958 p69. Melbourne High School first eighteen 1967 p70. Prahran High School 1985 p70. Marathon Spastic Centre p74. Prahran's Schools 1985 location chart p75. Melbourne High School first eleven 1934 p77. Collegians Football Club 1897 p79. Hawksburn Secondary School footballers 1958 p79. Councillor Chris Gahan - inside back cover.
An index to this book can be found at the same call number.
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