MAYORS OF BENDIGO

1856-2001

Betty May Jackman


 

It was early in 1856 that steps were taken to elect a council and the first municipal elections were held in Bendigo.

 

This book of over 260 pages tells the history of the Bendigo Council/Councillors/Town Clerks and Mayors plus a background history of early Bendigo, the Town Hall, Mayoral Chain, Coats of Arms etc.

 

Photographs of all the Mayors from 1865 to 2001 are included with a story of their life and times.

 

Many early photographs of Bendigo have been hidden for decades in Council archives, some are from private collections.





SPECIAL OFFER - $40.00

Plus $8.00 postage to all States

 

Books can be ordered from

Betty M. Jackman
172 Tannery Lane
Mandurang. 3551

 

You can e-mail Betty at Betty M. Jackman