Mt Gravatt Historical Photo DisplayPosted: August 29, 2012
If you’ve been walking through Mt Gravatt library lately, you may have seen this interesting display of photographs.
Mt Gravatt library are currently showcasing a historical photographic display.
The photographs were donated to the library by the family of Sir Samuel Griffith and include photographs of the Mt Gravatt School (students of the first kindergarden class), Heinrich Klump and family (among the first settlers in the area later to be called Upper Mt Gravatt), the Mt Gravatt Hotel (1882), and the Mt Gravatt Congregational Church (taken 1880, first church to be build in the district).
The display will showcase for 3 weeks then will go to CARMS (Corporate Archives & Records Management) to store and preserve.
If you are walking through the Mt Gravatt library in the next few weeks, make sure to stop and take a look at how things once were! Have you seen the display already? Which photograph is your favourite?