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We created this exhibition to showcase some of the Bellarine Historical Society’s Collection. Tools have been man made and provide a story into Bellarine’s rich faming history.  The majority of the objects have been donated.

Geelong and Bellarine Peninsular Guide and Map for Tourists.

This was produced by William Henry Elsum. Born in Williamstown in 1875. William was a Journalist, Historian, Poet, Publisher and Orator. He had his own printing business, Elsum Printing Co in Box Hill, Victoria. He produced the brochure on thhe Bellarine around the late 1920s and early 1930s. It still has his hand written corrections on the brochure to be amended before the final print.

Donated to the Society by his granddaughter.

80 x60