Dec 16, 2011

New Local History Book

'Daisy Chain': memories of a young marriage"by Marie Henkel is the second volume of her life story. Daisy Chain focuses on her time raising six children under five, being one of the first women to continue to be employed as a teacher in Victoria after her marriage. This book provides a glimpse into the lives of women in the 1950/60's in Australia. Marie's first book Wind Flowers: a series of short stories reflecting on her youth are both available at the Moonee Valley Library Service.

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