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Chermside State School 1900-1996

Chermside Municipal Library 1958-1997

1879 & 1915 Rules for Teachers
1. Teachers each day will fill lamps and clean the chimneys before beginning work. (The lamps had glass chimneys or globes) 2. Each teacher will... 

1920s - School Boy - Stan Eddowes
Stan Eddowes 1989 Stanley Henry Eddowes aged 5years 10 months enrolled at the school on 28th January 1919 He is No.925 in the... 

Chermside Municipal Library 1958-1997

1938-1962 Register of Corporal Punishments Chermside State School
The Corporal Punishment registers were kept by the head teacher of the school to record all corporal punishments administered by the head teacher or... 

1950s & 1960s A Boy's View of Chermside State School
Colin's Entry in Chermside SS Register No. 4153 Tune, Colin Norman 5.8 years B. 16-4-49 - Father Norman Albert - Electrical Contractor... 

1960s A Girl's View of Chermside School - Christine Wilkes (nee Wilding)
Data from Chermside State School Register Mother: Alwyn Shirley Powell No. 2748 Commenced 28th July 1946 aged 9 years 11 months in Grade... 

Chermside Municipal Library 1958-1997

The School Paper
The School Paper was a small magazine issued by the Queensland Department of Public Instruction, and later, the Department of Education, for the use...