Yarra Plenty Regional Library services the outer municipalities of Nillumbik, Whittlesea and Banyule in the north of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. This blog promoting local history in our community has been operating since 2006 and is managed by the Local and Family History Librarian.
Monday, January 23, 2017
History of Ivanhoe Real Estate
Heidelberg Historical Society celebrate their 50th anniversary in 2017. They are kicking off the year with a guest speaker from Miles Real Estate, a local business which has operated in the Ivanhoe and Heidelberg area for over 85 years. Director Stewart Oldmeadow will speak about the history of the firm on Tuesday 14 February at the Uniting Church Community Centre, Ivanhoe. More details at Heidelberg Historical Society
Image: View from York Street, Ivanhoe. Rose Postcard. In the right foreground is "Rangeworthy" (house with tower); in the middle distance is Ivanhoe Park (before croquet and bowling greens were set out). Top right, among the trees, is "Ivanhoe House" at Ivanhoe Boys Grammar School; and to the left, The Boulevard. HH0075 Ca 1940-1954 (Rose Postcards were typically ca 1920 - 1954)
Yarra Plenty Regional Library in partnership with Heidelberg Historical Society