It’s two days early but this week’s Trove Tuesday has a Valentine’s Day theme. From the Illustrated Australian News of February 21, 1883, comes “Bush Valentine”. Valentine’s Day was not the postman’s favourite day of the year as his workload increased significantly but whether he came by horse or bicycle, his arrival caused great excitement.
February 12, 2013
Trove Tuesday – Bush Valentine
This entry was posted on Tuesday, February 12th, 2013 at 12:16 am and tagged with Valentine's Day and posted in Trove Tuesday. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed.
One response to “Trove Tuesday – Bush Valentine”
Top Posts & Pages
Search Western District Families
- Ballarat Barry Bell Best Bishop Black Branxholme Bridgewater Byaduk Cameron Carmichael Casterton Cavendish Christmas Colac Coleraine Combridge Condon Coulson Davidson Digby Diwell Duke of Richmond Edgar Finn Gamble Glenelg River Greed Hadden Halls Gap Hamilton Harman Hedditch Henty Heywood Holmes Horsham Hughes Jelly Jennings Kinghorn Kirkin Kirkwood Kittson Laidlaw Learmonth Lewis Macarthur Malseed McClintock McLean Melbourne Cup Merino Minogue Mortimer Mt Gambier Oakley Oliver Osborne Port Fairy Portland Reed Riddiford Robertson Sandford Stapylton-Bree The Vagabond Trangmar Trove Trove Tuesday Ward Warrnambool White WW1 Wyatt
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.
- 146,486 views