Shop & Resources

   

Shop a selection of beautiful black & white postcards, giftcards & books.  Email otwayhistoricalsociety@gmail.com to order or collect from the History Rooms, Beech Forest on Tuesday afternoons or by appointment.

All postcards $1.50ea or $9 for 7

Alf Solomon Close c1920

G42 train billowing smoke Beech Forest
BF Railway station under snowfall c1908


Ditchley Park Hotel 1888
Rivernook factory Lower Gellibrand c1905


Homestead in the bush, Banool c1902
 


  

 

 

 

 

Books and gift cards


Potato recipes - Book $4.50ea
End of the Line Book $15.00ea
Forest near Dinmont Gift Card $3.00ea


 Common Heath Gift Card $3.00ea

 

 


 

 

Websites

Victorian Collections provides a central portal to Victoria's rich cultural heritage and diverse histories.- Otway Districts Historical Society  A selection of the  digital collection of historic photographs, artefacts and resources held by the Otway Districts Historical Society. 


Resources

 Interpreting historic photographs  Zinkham, HA, Photographs: archival care and management, Reading and researching photographs.  A very useful document on the Library of Congress site to help with analysing a photograph.  Particularly useful when you don't have any associated information. 

The Quarry resources 

Pink Solutions  Logo design and style guides, vehicle and premises signage, stationery printing, website design and hosting, social media and email marketing



Comments

  1. Hi l after information on Pettitt Siding Mill in the Beechforest. It belonged to my Grandfather. John Pettitt. He had a boat that she used to cart the timber from the mill to Geelong. I have photos , have lost the map details.

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  2. Hello, thank you for your enquiry, we will be very happy to research Pettitt's Mill for you. If you would like to email us at otwayhistoricalsocietya@gmail.com so we can provide you with a detailed response on what we discover.

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