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Pam Stone OAM at Pam Stone Park Wodonga

Pam Stone visiting the Pam Stone Park Wodonga at age 90 years. This was the first occasion Pam had seen the signage in place since the naming of the park 10 years previously. Pa...


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Madeleine and Pam Stone

Pam and Madeliene Stone at the Pam Stone Park Wodonga. This was the first occasion Pam had seen the signage in place since the naming of the park. Pam last visited the park in M...


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Madeleine Stone at Les Stone Park in Wodonga

Madeleine Stone standing next to the plaque in the Les Stone Park commemorating her grandfather's contribution to Wodonga. Her second visit 20 years on. Following the death of L...


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Jean Whitla OAM

Jean Whitla OAM conservative stalwart campaigning for Cathy McGowan in the Federal seat of Indi against sitting Liberal MP Sophie Mirabella. A close family friend and supporter ...


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BMM 'Youth Council Grows Up'

Border Morning Mail 'Youth Council Grows Up'. Coverage of a meeting of the Rural City of Wodonga Youth Council that met every 6 weeks. The meetings were chaired by the Mayor, on...


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Letter from Jean Whitla

Correspondence from Mrs Jean Whitla following the retirement of Shane Stone as Chief Minister of Australia's Northern Territory. Extensive mail, fax and telephone messages were ...


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BMM 'Then a model of poise'

Border Morning Mail 'Then a model of poise'. Lisa Ebeling taking part in a mannequin parade at Wodonga State School fete assisted from the catwalk by Councillor Les Stone, Mayor...


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Pam Stone

Councillor Pam Stone JP at the front of the Wodonga Civic Centre, Wodonga. See also Archive People Pam Stone


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Nana, 'Big Les', Shane Stone and Kimmie

Nana (Mary Ellen Stone), 'Big Les' (William Leslie Stone), Shane Stone and the family border collie 'Kimmie' at the family home at 225 Lawrence Street, Wodonga. Les's parents, S...


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Letter from the Murray Valley Development League

Correspondence from the Executive Director, Murray Valley Development League, Mr G Vernon Lawrence following the death of Les Stone expressing condolences to his family.


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Invitation City of Albury

Invitation from the Mayor of the City of Albury, Councillor Mel Read to Pam Stone. The occasion was the launch of 'The Border Pioneers Gallery and Albury Region Heritage Trail' ...


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Wodonga West State School 50th Anniversary

Pam Stone former first woman Mayor (6th Mayor) of the Rural City of Wodonga and Hon Shane L Stone AC PGDK QC in the grounds of Wodonga West State School to mark the 50th Anniver...


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Shane Stone

A very young Shane Stone in front of the family car in Wodonga date unknown.


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'Influential citizens of Wodonga honoured in Willow Park'

ABC Goulburn Murray 'Influential Citizens of Wodonga honoured in Willow Park'. Interview with Shane Stone speaking about his late father Les Stone the first Mayor of the Rural C...



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'Influential citizens of Wodonga honoured in Willow Park'

ABC Goulburn Murray 'Influential Citizens of Wodonga honoured in Willow Park'. Interview with Mrs Pam Stone OAM JP former Mayor and Councillor of the City of Wodonga.



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BMM 'Border being left behind'

Border Morning Mail 'Border being left behind'. 'Former Mayor, 88, appalled by hospital'. Report on Pam Stone's experience at the Albury Base Hospital over the Christmas break 2...


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Border Morning Mail 'Idea who's time had come'

Eulogy on Gough Whitlam's contribution to decentralisation and the Albury Wodonga border area by veteran border journalist Howard Jones. Main story features Prime Minister the H...


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Compassion and Understanding

ABC 2CO Interview with Jean Whitla reflecting on her time at the ABC covering the Murray Goulburn area in North East Victoria. Jean and Chas Whitla (deceased) were close friends...


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Jean Whitla and Shane Stone

The Honourable Shane Stone MLA Northern Territory Minister for Education & Training presenting Jean Whitla a plaque to commemorate the publication of 'The man from Oodnadatt...


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Eulogy Betty McLean Border Morning Mail

Border Morning Mail Eulogy Betty McLean OAM 'Betty the fighter for those in need' written by Howard Jones.