The event will feature Dr Stephen Gapps, President History Council, who will consider historical context and relationships between past and present, and Sarah Luke, author of Callan Park, Hospital for the Insane will explore the relationship between Callan Park and Nautical School Ships for boys, Vernon and Sobraon.
Please join the Inner West Council at Marrickville Library for the premiere of the e-book publication showcasing 20th century industry, with major factories including General Motors – Holden’s, Davies Coop, Duly & Hansford, Rega Products and Tecnico – Pye.
Apart of History Week 2020, please join The Oaks Historical Society Inc for a special exhibition to celebrate the Bushfire Brigades in the Wollondilly Shire. It will explore how history shows they were established to bring hope to local communities in times of bushfire and other disasters.
The Museum of Fire’s Historic Display will showcase some of their rarely seen heritage vehicles from the Museum’s collection. Supported by the Historic Fire Engine Association, please join the Museum of Fire for their final event for History Week 2020.