1. List: WOODSTOCK, Church Street, Burwood - BROUGHTON, Burwood
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    Woodstock was built for Edwin Thomas PENFOLD, of W C PENFOLD, Stationers, later owned or occupied by Edward SCHOLES, barrister, Mayor of Burwood (later District Court Judge), c.1904-7 then Sir Arthur RENWICK, surgeon, and from 1912/13 Mrs John KEEP (nee Elizabeth AYERS, who died 1918) and her daughter's the Misses KEEP ( who encountered and shooed away Sissy the wayward escaped elephant from Ashton Bros. in 1933) , the KEEP family called the house Broughton after their previous home , Broughton Hall, Leichhardt. From about 1941, during WW2, it was A.W.A.S., Broughton , Australian Women's Army Service office & barracks and afterwards Broughton Migrant Hostel, reverting to Woodstock Community Centre, owned by Burwood Council.

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  1. SURPRISE VISIT BY AN ELEPHANT IN SUBURBAN GARDENS.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 10 April 1933 p 9 Article
    Abstract: When Mr. F. S. Heighway of Ethel-street, Burwood, was aroused by the persistent and loud barking of his dog, about 6.30 yesterday morning, he discove ... 311 words
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  2. TELEGRAMS SISSY'S ESCAPADES. A GAY NIGHT OUT. SYDNEY, April 9.
    The Northern Miner (Charters Towers, Qld. : 1874 - 1954) Tuesday 11 April 1933 p 3 Article
    Abstract: For the third time Sissy, the 65 year old elephant, escaped from Ashton Bros. circus at North Stamfield, at 3.30 this morning, but was recaptured 139 words
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  3. ELEPHANT LEVELS FOWLRUNS AND FENCES IN SUBURBAN AMBLE SYDNEY, Monday.
    News (Adelaide, SA : 1923 - 1954) Monday 10 April 1933 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Two elderly sister, Misses E. and A. Keep, were more than a match for "Sissy," a 65-year-old elephant, which they shoo-ed off as it was about to inva ... 252 words
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  4. SISSY" GOES CALLING Elephant's Escapades SCORN FOR FENCES SYDNEY, Tuesday.
    The Daily News (Perth, WA : 1882 - 1950) Tuesday 11 April 1933 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Two elderly sisters, Misses E. and A. Keen, were more than a match for "Sissy," a 65-years-old elephant, which they shooed off as she was 267 words
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  5. GUMBLOSSOM'S WEEKLY CHAT
    Catholic Freeman's Journal (Sydney, NSW : 1932 - 1942) Thursday 22 June 1933 p 38 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: My dear Little People, I wanted to talk about another elephant last week, but when I had finished telling you about old "Jessie" at the 1219 words
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  6. ELEPHANT IN BACK GARDEN HOUSEHOLDER GETS A SURPRISE SYDNEY, Monday.
    Daily Advertiser (Wagga Wagga, NSW : 1911 - 1954) Tuesday 11 April 1933 p 2 Article
    Abstract: When Mr. F. S. Heighway, of Ethel street, Burwood, was aroused by the barking of his dog about. 6.30 o'clock yesterday morning, he discovered that 59 words
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  7. LETTERS. "Chlone" Willow Tree.
    Catholic Freeman's Journal (Sydney, NSW : 1932 - 1942) Thursday 3 August 1933 p 38 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Dear Gumblossom,—Will you please let me be one of your little Pageites? I am seven and Brian is nine. We set correspondence lessons and we are in 4974 words
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  8. LEGION OBJECT TO BALT HOME PROPOSAL
    Singleton Argus (NSW : 1880 - 1954) Monday 13 September 1948 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The Legion of Ex-Servicemen would protest against the proposal to use the Broughton Estate at Burwood for housing Balt 217 words
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  9. Family Notices
    Evening News (Sydney, NSW : 1869 - 1931) Friday 9 January 1874 p 2 Family Notices
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  10. Advertising
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 1 February 1877 p 12 Advertising
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  11. Advertising
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 9 April 1879 p 1 Advertising
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  12. REFUSAL of a LICENSE at the ASSOCIATION CRICKET GROUND. TO THE EDITOR OF THE HERALD.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 7 July 1881 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—In this day's Herald appears a letter from Mr. Sheridan, taking exception to the proceedings of the Licensing Bench, on the 29th ultimo, for ref ... 705 words
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  13. THE BENEVOLENT ASYLUM. TO THE EDITOR OF THE HERALD.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 22 October 1884 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—In your leader in this morning's Herald imreference to the management of the out-door relief for the deatitute poor of this city and suburbs, pe ... 1186 words
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  14. SOCIAL.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 11 April 1908 p 6 Article
    Abstract: There are certain seasons which are prominent landmarks in each year, and Easter takes a very prominent place in New South Wales. At this time of the ... 4712 words
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  15. OBITUARY.
    The Sydney Mail and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1871 - 1912) Wednesday 25 November 1908 p 1375 Article
    Abstract: Captain Paulsen, of the German-Australian steamer Elbing, at Townsville. An Imperial pensioner named John Mullugh, who served in the Crimea, at Hay, ... 722 words
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  16. COLUMN 8
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 27 February 1948 p 1 Article
    Abstract: THERE'S a lot of talk about the purpqscs for which Government cars are being used. 482 words
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  17. OLD AGE!.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 8 May 1918 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Filled with the fruits of a well-spent life, surrounded by her children and her children's children, passed away on May 1 Mrs. John Keep, in her 92nd ... 366 words
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  18. MISS AMY KEEP'S WILL. Estate of £36,283.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 22 January 1941 p 8 Article
    Abstract: The will of Miss Amy Isabel Keep, aged 79, late of "Broughton," Burwood, N.S.W., was admitted to probate in the Supreme Court yesterday. The value of ... 86 words
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  19. R.S.L. PROTEST ON MANSION Use For Migrants
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 13 September 1948 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The Returned Soldiers' League would protest against any proposal to use Broughton House, Burwood, as an 137 words
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  20. R.S.L. Protest On Mansion Use For Migrants
    Barrier Daily Truth (Broken Hill, NSW : 1908; 1941 - 1954) Tuesday 14 September 1948 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Sydney, September 13. — The Returned Soldiers' League would protest against any proposal to use Broughton House, Burwood. as an accommodation place f ... 147 words
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  21. BALTS ADVOCATED AS BUILDING LABOURERS SYDNEY, Monday.
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 14 September 1948 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Bait migrants could be used to overcome the building, industry labour shortage, Mr. D. Stewart Fraser, an executive 96 words
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  22. LUXURY HOUSING CAMP FOR BALTS
    Tribune (Sydney, NSW : 1939 - 1976) Wednesday 1 December 1948 p 6 Article
    Abstract: THE Federal Government is spending £100,000 in altering Broughton House. Burwood, to make it the most 148 words
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  23. "LUXURY" BUILDING ATTACKED
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Friday 29 April 1949 p 4 Article
    Abstract: SYDNEY, Thurs. — The State R.S.L. executive today attacked the "waste" of Government funds in 214 words
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  24. R.S.L. Opposes "Luxury" Alien Housing
    Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate (NSW : 1876 - 1954) Friday 29 April 1949 p 10 Article
    Abstract: SYDNEY, Thursday.—State leaders of the Returned Servicemen's League said to-day that Government funds were being wasted 198 words
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  25. R.S.L. ATTACKS HOUSING POLICY
    Advocate (Burnie, Tas. : 1890 - 1954) Friday 29 April 1949 p 3 Article
    Abstract: SYDNEY, Thursday.—The State R.S.L. executive to-day attacked "The waste of Government funds in building luxury accommodation for European D.P. migran ... 240 words
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  26. BUILDING OUTPUT PLAN FOR DISPLACED PERSONS
    The Newcastle Sun (NSW : 1918 - 1954) Saturday 30 April 1949 p 3 Article
    Abstract: CANBERRA: Three hundred displaced persons to be housed at Broughton Hall, Burwood, in temporary structures, would produce in two years the material f ... 161 words
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  27. REPLY TO LANG ON BUILDING 'Playing Communist Game'
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 2 May 1949 p 4 Article
    Abstract: It was distressing to find Mr. J. T. Lang, M.P., allying himself with the Communist campaign against Baltic migrants, Mr. D. Stewart Fraser said last ... 1005 words
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  28. MIGRANT HOSTELS Support By Builders
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 3 May 1949 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The Building Industry Congress had supported the building of hostels for migrants from the start of 290 words
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  29. Only Best In Homes For Baits
    Tribune (Sydney, NSW : 1939 - 1976) Saturday 7 May 1949 p 3 Article
    Abstract: HOUSING settlements of the type provided for Australian families aren‘t considered good enough for Bait migrants. 361 words
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  30. 25,000 Balts Here--587 Help In Producing Homes
    Tribune (Sydney, NSW : 1939 - 1976) Wednesday 18 May 1949 p 9 Article
    Abstract: Only 587 of 25,000 Balts imported by the Federal Government are producing building materials. More Balts — 927 — are working as domestics for wealthy ... 730 words
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  31. Letters to The Editor Housing Situation
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Wednesday 1 June 1949 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Sir—I was interested in Mrs. Ransom's letter in Thursday's issue. Why does not everyone protest against people living 258 words
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  32. Luxury Hostels For Balts, But Aust Families Driven From Tent “Homes”
    Tribune (Sydney, NSW : 1939 - 1976) Wednesday 1 June 1949 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Australian families are living in tent “homes” at Narrabeen, but 387 carpenters and five bricklayers — enough to build 20 homes a week—are erecting l ... 833 words
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  33. PROTEST ON BALT HOSTELS URGED
    Tribune (Sydney, NSW : 1939 - 1976) Saturday 11 June 1949 p 6 Article
    Abstract: BURWOOD Branch of the Australian Communist Party has called for a public protest from local residents 280 words
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  34. EUROPEAN MIGRANTS HOUSES
    Western Herald (Bourke, NSW : 1887 - 1970) Friday 17 June 1949 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Three hundred displaced perns to be housed at Broughton all Burwood (N.S.W.), in tempary structures, would produce in two 184 words
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  35. THE BUILDING INDUSTRY (To the Editor)
    The Biz (Fairfield, NSW : 1928 - 1972) Thursday 7 July 1949 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—As one who has spent all my life in the building industry, I am astounded to learn that the Housing Commission is dismissing labour from buildin ... 199 words
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  36. EUROPEAN MIGRANTS BUILDING HOUSES
    Bruce Rock-Corrigin Post, Narembeen-Kondinin Guardian (WA : 1948 - 1954) Thursday 14 July 1949 p 2 Article
    Abstract: There hundred displaced to pursed to be housed at Broughton wall, Burwood (NSW) in temporary 107 words
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  37. Migrants On Charges Of Assault
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 22 August 1950 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Assault and offensive behaviour charges were laid against seven D.P. immigrants in Sydney courts yesterday as 309 words
    • Text last corrected on 13 August 2015 by kim.beer
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  38. Family Notices
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 31 March 1888 p 1 Family Notices
    690 words
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  39. Family Notices
    The Sydney Mail and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1871 - 1912) Saturday 12 July 1890 p 111 Family Notices
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  40. Family Notices
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 2 July 1900 p 1 Family Notices
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  41. Family Notices
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 24 November 1908 p 6 Family Notices
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  42. Family Notices
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 14 May 1947 p 26 Family Notices
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  43. PROPERTY MARKET. SALES REPORTED DURING THE WEEK.
    Sunday Times (Sydney, NSW : 1895 - 1930) Sunday 5 January 1913 p 4 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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  44. Advertising
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 5 February 1875 p 7 Advertising
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  45. Advertising
    The Blue Mountain Echo (NSW : 1909 - 1928) Saturday 29 October 1910 p 8 Advertising
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