1919 Anzac Remembrance Day Appeal Sticker

This sticker from the 1919 Anzac Remembrance Day Appeal in aid of the Memorial Building for Returned Sailors and Soldiers has survived for 100 years … [Read more...]

A Poignant Note

Amongst the many papers found in the recess of the Nott Street School "Old Boys" Memorial is one very poignant note. While all the papers bar one … [Read more...]

Fundraising Bazaar – 9 June 1917

Among the papers found with the Honour Roll in the recess in the Nott Street School “Old Boys” Memorial were a few copies of a letter distributed by … [Read more...]

Mrs E A Collins, OBE

A jewell amongst the scraps of paper found when the Nott Street School "Old Boys" Memorial was moved from the school to the Port Melbourne Town Hall … [Read more...]

Nott Street School Honour Roll

For the best part of 75 years the Nott Street WWI Roll of Honour rested securely in a recess in the “Old Boys” memorial at the school. When the school … [Read more...]

Nott Street School Honour Roll – Foolscap List

Amongst the items discovered in the recess within the Nott Street School “Old Boys” Memorial were two lists of names on loose leaf paper. The first … [Read more...]

Nott Street School Honour Roll – Pin List

Amongst the items discovered in the recess within the Nott Street School “Old Boys” Memorial were two lists of names on loose leaf paper. The first … [Read more...]

Nott Street School Temporary Honour Roll

When the Nott Street School “Old Boys” Memorial was moved to the Town Hall after the school closed in 1993 an exercise book covered in brown paper was … [Read more...]

Nott Street School “Old Boys”

The Port Melbourne Standard newspaper of 31 July 1915 carried a story that the State Minister for Education had requested schools compile and display … [Read more...]