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https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/SchoolingFood/rb_SchoolFood_025.pdf
As a handbook for teachers to be used in Queensland state primary schools, the book provides a complex array of notes, talks, activities, quizzes, etc. Each topic is tailored to particular student groups, for example, ?origin of the Good Foods? is…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/SchoolingFood/rb_SchoolFood_027.pdf
Front cover shows a spaceman eating an ice cream cone. Motif possibly inspired by the Russian spacecraft, "Sputnik" which was in orbit from 4 October 1957 to 4 January 1958.

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/SchoolingFood/rb_SchoolFood_026.pdf
For children, promoting the use of Ovaltine.

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/SchoolingFood/rb_SchoolFood_024.pdf
Dr Younger Ross wrote this book ‘primarily for mothers with the intent of helping them in the many difficulties which arise in feeding their children’. The book covers all stages of childhood, from five to seventeen years of age. Ross believed…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/SchoolingFood/rb_SchoolFood_022.pdf
A Guide provides textbook material for Infant welfare nurses, who were at the forefront of the transference of knowledge to mothers about their children. From the research of Dr Scantlebury Brown, it was first published as ‘Guide to Infant…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/SchoolingFood/rb_SchoolFood_021.pdf
Thomas Brodribb, a former Inspector-General of Schools and Head of the Education Department of Victoria, provided the Manual of Health as an accompaniment to lessons on health and temperance prescribed by the Victorian curriculum. The book has eight…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/SchoolingFood/rb_SchoolFood_019.pdf
In another introduction to reforming diet and health of school children, Philip Muskett pays particular attention to the importance of the Australian climate in relation to all aspects of diet and health. He notes that earlier books were overly…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/SchoolingFood/rb_SchoolFood_018.pdf
Designed to be read by children as part of the Story Book series of Whitcombe and Tombs, We Must Eat! tells the story of two children, Bob and Margaret in their quest of find out what’s a diet. They are helped through their exploration by Ms…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/SchoolingFood/rb_SchoolFood_017.pdf
Produced in the first half of the 20th century for the Executive of the ‘Twenty-First Annual Sydney Health and Milk Week Campaign’. Health week was founded in 1921 by Professor Harvey Sutton and Dr J S Purdy ‘ to focus public attention for one…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/SchoolingFood/rb_SchoolFood_016.pdf
Esther Alice Chadwick begins her book with the Greek etymology of hygiene - hygeia. She argues that ‘by studying hygiene we learn how to prevent sickness and disease, to keep the body and mind strong and alert, and to preserve their powers as long…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/SchoolingFood/rb_SchoolFood_013.pdf
Founded in 1931 by Phyllis Dorothy Cilento(1894-1987), the Mothercraft Association of Queensland aimed to educate women in all areas affecting maternal and child health. Their magazine does so with a cross section of advice regarding the importance…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/SchoolingFood/rb_SchoolFood_012.pdf
Record of Health was designed for children to record bodily measurements, and covered topics of health such as fresh air, sunshine, food, clothing, exercise, rest, sleep. The food advice given is combined with basic anatomical functions. Unlike other…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/SchoolingFood/rb_SchoolFood_011.pdf
Designed as a comprehensive guide to domestic science suitable for older students, it includes chapters on all aspects of home management including ‘A Glimpse into the Science of Nutrition’ and ‘Hay Box Cookery’, as well as many common…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/SchoolingFood/rb_SchoolFood_010.pdf
Preface signed: Providence, R.I., April, 1886.

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/SchoolingFood/rb_SchoolFood_009.pdf
During the 1950s, radio programming was developed for for primary school children throughout Australia to learn about health. For three terms, six units of study were broadcast weekly, covering topics such as: the body, food, national health,…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/SchoolingFood/rb_SchoolFood_008.pdf
The ‘Oslo lunch’ - feeding children a wholemeal cheese and salad sandwich accompanied by milk and fruit - was initiated in Oslo, Norway by Professor Carl Shiotz as means to improve the diet of malnourished school children.This booklet tells the…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/SchoolingFood/rb_SchoolFood_006.pdf
During the 1950s, radio programming was developed for for primary school children throughout Australia to learn about health. For three terms, six units of study were broadcast weekly, covering topics such as: the body, food, national health,…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/SchoolingFood/rb_SchoolFood_003.pdf
Menu suggestions for breakfasts, dinners and suppers were common tools of handling nutrition issues. Prepared by the Boston Dietetic Bureau, the menus in this pamphlet are directed towards mothers. Highlighting the importance of meals in a simple,…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/SchoolingFood/rb_SchoolFood_002.pdf
Food consumption surveys undertaken in 1936 and 1944 by the Health Department showed that some Australians were not eating the ‘right kind of food.’ These results resulted in the production of booklets such as this one, produced by the Red Cross…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/SchoolingFood/rb_SchoolFood_001.pdf
This book was a Manual on Health Education to be used by teachers across the hygiene syllabus. It has two main parts, ‘Subject Matter for Health Practice and Health Talks for Young Children’ and ‘Outlines of Health Lessons for Older…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Monographs/rb_manuscripts_005.pdf
A hand-lettered, hand-drawn and coloured children's book, circa 1940s.

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Monographs/rb_manuscripts_008.pdf
Manuscript book drawn and illustrated by what appears to be two girls. Includes six original drawings, mostly animals and children as subjects.
Made on pages taken from a printed book.

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Monographs/rb_manuscripts_001.pdf
A pioneer newspaper from Mashonaland (Northern region of Zimbabwe). Handwritten and printed with a cyclostyle. The paper focuses on the first Matabele War between troops from the British South Africa Company and the Ndebele Kingdom.
Started July 21,…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Monographs/rb_manuscripts_002.pdf
A pioneer newspaper from Mashonaland (Northern region of Zimbabwe). Handwritten and printed with a cyclostyle. The paper focuses on the first Matabele War between troops from the British South Africa Company and the Ndebele Kingdom.

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Aldine_Frank-Reade/rb_Aldine_Frank-Reade-122.pdf
One in a series of boy's adventure stories centred round Frank Reade Jr., a young inventor-genius who created a robot, "Steam Man" and a succession of creatures including "Steam Horse", "Electric Dolphin" and innumerable flying and swimming wonders,…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Aldine_Frank-Reade/rb_Aldine_Frank-Reade-121.pdf
One in a series of boy's adventure stories centred round Frank Reade Jr., a young inventor-genius who created a robot, "Steam Man" and a succession of creatures including "Steam Horse", "Electric Dolphin" and innumerable flying and swimming wonders,…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Aldine_Frank-Reade/rb_Aldine_Frank-Reade-120.pdf
One in a series of boy's adventure stories centred round Frank Reade Jr., a young inventor-genius who created a robot, "Steam Man" and a succession of creatures including "Steam Horse", "Electric Dolphin" and innumerable flying and swimming wonders,…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Aldine_Frank-Reade/rb_Aldine_Frank-Reade-119.pdf
One in a series of boy's adventure stories centred round Frank Reade Jr., a young inventor-genius who created a robot, "Steam Man" and a succession of creatures including "Steam Horse", "Electric Dolphin" and innumerable flying and swimming wonders,…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Aldine_Frank-Reade/rb_Aldine_Frank-Reade-118.pdf
One in a series of boy's adventure stories centred round Frank Reade Jr., a young inventor-genius who created a robot, "Steam Man" and a succession of creatures including "Steam Horse", "Electric Dolphin" and innumerable flying and swimming wonders,…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Aldine_Frank-Reade/rb_Aldine_Frank-Reade-117.pdf
One in a series of boy's adventure stories centred round Frank Reade Jr., a young inventor-genius who created a robot, "Steam Man" and a succession of creatures including "Steam Horse", "Electric Dolphin" and innumerable flying and swimming wonders,…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Aldine_Frank-Reade/rb_Aldine_Frank-Reade-116.pdf
One in a series of boy's adventure stories centred round Frank Reade Jr., a young inventor-genius who created a robot, "Steam Man" and a succession of creatures including "Steam Horse", "Electric Dolphin" and innumerable flying and swimming wonders,…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Aldine_Frank-Reade/rb_Aldine_Frank-Reade-115.pdf
One in a series of boy's adventure stories centred round Frank Reade Jr., a young inventor-genius who created a robot, "Steam Man" and a succession of creatures including "Steam Horse", "Electric Dolphin" and innumerable flying and swimming wonders,…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Aldine_Frank-Reade/rb_Aldine_Frank-Reade-113.pdf
One in a series of boy's adventure stories centred round Frank Reade Jr., a young inventor-genius who created a robot, "Steam Man" and a succession of creatures including "Steam Horse", "Electric Dolphin" and innumerable flying and swimming wonders,…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Aldine_Frank-Reade/rb_Aldine_Frank-Reade-112b.pdf
One in a series of boy's adventure stories centred round Frank Reade Jr., a young inventor-genius who created a robot, "Steam Man" and a succession of creatures including "Steam Horse", "Electric Dolphin" and innumerable flying and swimming wonders,…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Aldine_Frank-Reade/rb_Aldine_Frank-Reade-111.pdf
One in a series of boy's adventure stories centred round Frank Reade Jr., a young inventor-genius who created a robot, "Steam Man" and a succession of creatures including "Steam Horse", "Electric Dolphin" and innumerable flying and swimming wonders,…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Aldine_Frank-Reade/rb_Aldine_Frank-Reade-110.pdf
One in a series of boy's adventure stories centred round Frank Reade Jr., a young inventor-genius who created a robot, "Steam Man" and a succession of creatures including "Steam Horse", "Electric Dolphin" and innumerable flying and swimming wonders,…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Aldine_Frank-Reade/rb_Aldine_Frank-Reade-109.pdf
One in a series of boy's adventure stories centred round Frank Reade Jr., a young inventor-genius who created a robot, "Steam Man" and a succession of creatures including "Steam Horse", "Electric Dolphin" and innumerable flying and swimming wonders,…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Aldine_Frank-Reade/rb_Aldine_Frank-Reade-108.pdf
One in a series of boy's adventure stories centred round Frank Reade Jr., a young inventor-genius who created a robot, "Steam Man" and a succession of creatures including "Steam Horse", "Electric Dolphin" and innumerable flying and swimming wonders,…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Aldine_Frank-Reade/rb_Aldine_Frank-Reade-107.pdf
One in a series of boy's adventure stories centred round Frank Reade Jr., a young inventor-genius who created a robot, "Steam Man" and a succession of creatures including "Steam Horse", "Electric Dolphin" and innumerable flying and swimming wonders,…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Aldine_Frank-Reade/rb_Aldine_Frank-Reade-106.pdf
One in a series of boy's adventure stories centred round Frank Reade Jr., a young inventor-genius who created a robot, "Steam Man" and a succession of creatures including "Steam Horse", "Electric Dolphin" and innumerable flying and swimming wonders,…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Aldine_Frank-Reade/rb_Aldine_Frank-Reade-105.pdf
One in a series of boy's adventure stories centred round Frank Reade Jr., a young inventor-genius who created a robot, "Steam Man" and a succession of creatures including "Steam Horse", "Electric Dolphin" and innumerable flying and swimming wonders,…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Aldine_Frank-Reade/rb_Aldine_Frank-Reade-104.pdf
One in a series of boy's adventure stories centred round Frank Reade Jr., a young inventor-genius who created a robot, "Steam Man" and a succession of creatures including "Steam Horse", "Electric Dolphin" and innumerable flying and swimming wonders,…

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Aldine_Frank-Reade/rb_Aldine_Frank-Reade-101.pdf
One in a series of boy's adventure stories centred round Frank Reade Jr., a young inventor-genius who created a robot, "Steam Man" and a succession of creatures including "Steam Horse", "Electric Dolphin" and innumerable flying and swimming wonders,…