Exercise book; Unknown; c. 1860; 1891/91


Moruya and District Historical Society Museum


Exercise book

About this object

This 1861 book belonged to Thomas Edward Walter (1850-1936) the son of Edward Walter a local carpenter and undertaker. 

Thomas was 11 years old at the time he used it and was attending the recently established Church of England School in Moruya. His teacher was Oliver Lodge with school lessons being held in the new timber Church building.



Date Made

c. 1860

Medium and Materials

paper, cardboard


180 mm (w) X 230 mm (w)

Subject and Association Keywords


Subject and Association Keywords

Walter family

Object Type

School book

Object number


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