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Another Stroud object story online

Bernie’s well travelled billy ABC Open producer for the Hunter region, Anthony Scully, met a 90-year-old bloke last month by the name of Bernie Butler who came to an Object Stories Workshop in a Stroud holding a billy can he bought from Paddy Pallin. No, not Paddy Pallins (the shop) but the actual Paddy Pallin […]

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First Stroud object online

John Vernon’s indenture certificate Allan Gorton’s story about his great-great-grandfather’s indenture papers is the first Stroud story to make it on to ABC Open’s Object Stories virtual museum of Australian objects. This story is a product of the free workshop by 1233 ABC Newcastle’s Open Producer, Anthony Scully, held in November at Stroud Courthouse and […]

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History comes alive | Bridge opening

Objects tell their stories A report on the recent Object Stories Workshop by Sharon Burke from Stroud and District Historical Society. On Saturday 16 November the Stroud and Districts Historical Society hosted an Object Stories Workshop conducted by ABC Open’s Hunter producer, Anthony Scully.  Object Stories is a joint project of ABC Open, Radio National […]

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