Photograph, Opening of Wyndham Golf Pavilion 1959; Unknown photographer; 1959; W...
Photograph, Opening of Wyndham Golf Pavilion 1959About this object
This is a photograph of the opening of the Wyndham Golf Pavilion, which took place in 1959.
The golf club was informally started in Wyndham in 1911, with Dr Baird and Stanley Rice keen participants. In the early days the greens were fenced off to protect them from roaming cows and cow pats. The first clubhouse was opened in 1913, but a subsequent building was destroyed by fire in 1956. At the opening of this new pavilion in 1959 more than 100 golfers were present.
1959Inscription and Marks
On front of photograph:'OPENING OF WYNDHAM GOLF PAVILION - 1959'
On reverse side upper left hand corner in ink :'WY 2000 39'
Below that: 'From'
'per Thelma McFaul'
In pencil and in ink;
h 252 mm x w 285 mmPeriod
organic, processed material, vegetal, photographic paper, paper
organic, processed material, vegetal, paper, card
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