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Design for Living : A History of ‘Prahran Tech’ / Judith Buckrich (2007)

ISBN: 9780975600085
Extent: 276 B5 pages
Price: $35 + p&h
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Prahran Tech began in 1915 as a combined secondary and tertiary school set up, and largely paid for, by the Prahran Mechanics’ Institute and Prahran Council. By the 1960s it had grown, from undistinguished but always respecable beginnings, to become Australia’s most innovative art school.

Article: Provenance, September 2006
Article: PMI Newsletter, Aug 2007, p.3

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