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Arbor Day, Houghton
Title : Arbor Day, Houghton Arbor Day, Houghton
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Date of creation : 1906
Format : Photograph
Dimensions : 155 x 200 mm
Contributor : State Library of South Australia
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Description :
Lady Bosanquet with a spade, planting a tree at Houghton Primary School on Arbor Day.
Related names :

Bosanquet, Mary, Lady

Coverage year : 1906
Period : 1884-1913
Place : Houghton
Region : Mt Lofty Ranges and Eastern Plain
Further reading :

'Arbor Day', Journal of the Bureau of Agriculture, vol. 1, no. 2, February 1889, p. 2

'Arbor Day: inaugural ceremony', South Australian register, 21 June 1889, p. 5, col. h and continued p. 6, col. a-b

'Arbor Day in South Australia', South Australian register, 16 April 1889, p. 4, col. g-h and p. 6, col. f

'Conservation Day, 1968', Education gazette, 2 September 1968, p. 254

Frost, Pauline. The origin of Arbor Day in South Australia, [Adelaide] : Dept. Environment and Planning, 1989

'Our first Arbor Day', South Australian register, 20June 1889, p. 4, col. f-g

'Proposed Arbor Day', South Australian register, 27 May 1889, p. 6,  col. c



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