The local school have asked me to create a history of the town that i live in to celebrate the schools 100th anniversary.
Introduction- overview what will discussed in the book. Geography of Maryvale. The physical making of the land. Indigenious land use and lifestyle.
Chap 1 Founding. Allan cunninhams discovery, James. Arthur wienholt.
Chap 2 Selectors . How many plots there were. Families still found today. Ww1. Building of the school and the town hall rebuilding of the Pub.
Chap 3 Boom town. Main industries. Farming, logging. Railway built. Clubs, sports, road houses.
Chap 4 Slow decline. Change in travel routes. Opening of the gap. Cessation of logging. Change in farm practices. ww2
Chap 6 Tree Change. Co-operative living in the 70’s. Collapse of cooperative living in the 80’s
Chap 7 Rebuilding.
Chap 8 Now
Chap 9 School. School priniples outlines. Student lists, selected School Photos.
Conclusion what will the next 100 years bring.
That’s the outline that i hope to follow in writing the book. I have already done much of the introduction and chapter one.