• Entry type: Resource
  • Entry ID: AWH001709

Girl Guides Association, WA (Inc.)

  • Repository Australian Historic Records Register
  • Date Range 1915 - 1987
  • Description

    Scrapbooks of newsclippings relating to Guide activities, including an account of the public meeting to form the Association, 1915-1980s (1 box). Letter signed by Robert Baden-Powell, referring to approval of the constitution for the Western Australian Association, 1919 (1 item). Miscellaneous photograph albums relating to Guide activities, camps, buildings, people, 1920s-1980s (1 box). Panoramic photograph of Guide and Scout rally at Brennan Park, Perth, for the visit of Lord and Lady Baden-Powell, 1931 (1 large framed photograph). Visitors’ book for the Association’s headquarters, 1936-1970s (3 bks). Register of personnel in Western Australia, 1930s (1 bk). Miscellaneous publications relating to Guiding, including teaching materials, training and development handbooks, test requirements, 1930s-1970s (1 box). Miscellaneous log books from various Guide units, including articles, reports and newsclippings, relating to their activities, 1930s-1960s (4 bks). Minutes of State Executive meetings, 1954-1959 (1 vol.). Miscellaneous records relating to the building of the Paxwold Training Centre and Camp Site, including photographs, plans, minutes of the Building Committee meetings, newsclippings, 1950s-1980s (1 box). Miscellaneous records relating to the activities of the Air Ranger Guides, 1965 (1 file). Newsletters, Commissioner’s News, 1969-1971 (1 file). Miscellaneous programs, brochures, souvenir programs of special events, handbills, 1960s-1980s (1 small box). Scrapbook compiled for the State Commissioner’s Challenge, on the subject of the history of the Girl Guide Movement in Western Australia, 1979 (1 large album).

  • Access Contact:↵Guides Western Australia, ↵PO Box 780 ↵VICTORIA PARK WA 6979

Related entries

  • Primary Creator
    • Girl Guides Australia (1926 - )
  • See also
    • Macdonald, Amelia Morrison Fraser (1865 - 1946)