The Melbourne Athenaeum : a Journal of the History of a Melbourne Instution: 170 Years 1839-2009
The Melbourne Athenaeum started as Melbourne's first Mechanics Institute on 12 November 1839 - just four years after Melbourne was itself founded. Its original mission was defined as "the diffusion of literary, scientific and other useful knowledge amongst its members".
- Paperback | 160 pages
- 01 Nov 2009
- Melbourne Athenaeum Incorporated
- Melbourne, VIC, Australia
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