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Aerial view of Broadstone
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Aerial view of Broadstone

Museum Ref No: AH_CHURCH_SCHOOLS_AND_INSTITUTE_BROADSTONE
Postcard. Copyright aeriel view by Surrey Flying Services Ltd. Dated 15 May, 1928. From the Andrew Hawkes collection.
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May Queen
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Allen, May Queen

Museum Ref No: PPS070536p11a
Photograph of Coronation of Barbara Allen as May Queen at Heatherlands School, takn from Poole and Parkstone Standard, 7th May 1936
Photograph
Allotments for the unemployed
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Allotments for the unemployed

Museum Ref No: PPS020436p7a
Poole unemployed are cultivating allotments near Bushell Mill Farm under a scheme worked jointly by the Allotments Association and Unemployed Fellowship. Included in this group are Ald. H.S. Carter (President of the Association), Mr. E.H. Stokes (assistant secretary), Mr W.J. Haynes (chairman of association committee), Dr. G.S. Small (chairman, Fellowship Executive), Mr A.L. Cleaver, Mr S. Rutter (fellowship organiser) and Mr. J.E. Nicholas.
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Anti-aircraft defence
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Anti-aircraft defence

Museum Ref No: PPS020436p11c
High up on the Rossmore plateau every week the Parkstone section of the Dorset Fortress Company, Royal Engineers, practices anti-aircraft defence, usually watched by a large crowd. Taken from the Poole and Parkstone Standard 2nd April 1936.
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Army Militia Camp
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Army Militia Camp

Museum Ref No: F2b_0001
Dorset Militia Camp 1877 at Playfields (between Wallisdown and Ashley Road); many white tents and some men on parade in front
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Michael Astley
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Astley, Michael Astley

Museum Ref No: Batting/Box 14/Personalities/No.21, Michael Astley, Finn class reserve man
Michael Astley, Finn class reserve man, possibly at Royal Motor Yacht Club (RMYC). (Batting photograph)
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B. L. Saffery-Cooper
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B. L. Saffery-Cooper

Museum Ref No: Batting/Box 14/Personalities/No.22, B.L. Saffery-Cooper, Finn class
B.L. Saffery-Cooper, possibly at Royal Motor Yacht Club (RMYC). (Batting photograph)
Photograph
book

Baden Powell, , Scouting for Boys

Museum Ref No: PEO 369.43
Scouting for Boys a handbook for instruction in good citizenship by Robert Baden-Powell, edited with an introduction and notes by Elleke Boehmer, published by BCA, 2004
Book
book

Baden-Powell, Olave

Museum Ref No: PEO B/ BAD
Olave Baden-Powell the authorised biography of the World Chief Guide by Eileen K. Wade, published by Hodder and Stoughton, 1971. Illus. ISBN 0 340 10719 7
Book
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Belchier, William Belchier, 1747

Transcription of extract from Salisbury Journal 4th May 1747 reads: "Poole. April 22nd. Yesterday in the evening, William Belchier, Esq. gave a handsome entertainment to some gentlemen of this Corporation, and offered himself a candidate to represent it in Parliament at the next General Election."
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