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History at Willoughby Historical Publications
Willoughby City Library has a range of fascinating local historical publications available for sale or online. These include the stunning 'Pictorial History' of Willoughby that celebrates the 150th anniversary of Willoughby City Council.
Discover the history behind the people, places and events that have shaped Willoughby; the civic, suburban and Indigenous history of the area.
Publications for sale
Purchase your copy today from your local Willoughby City Library branch.
Pictorial History Willoughbyby Bob McKillop
Willoughby Centenary: the first hundred years DVDThe DVD includes a short history of Willoughby Municipality and the 1965 Centenary festivities – arrival of steam train atChatswood Station, Speeches, Parade and Banquet.
Keep the art of writing and send a postcard! You can purchase postcards featuring five historical images of the local area that feature in our Picture Willoughby database.
Postcards are $1 each or buy the set of five for only $4.
Publications available online
Download your free copy today.
Willoughby's Fifty Yearsby Claude Leplastrier
Bo-ra-ne Ya-goo-na Par-ry-boo-go. Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow: An Aboriginal History of Willoughbyby Jessica Currie
The Good Old Days. Reminiscences of early Chatswood and Willoughbyby Valmai Phillips (ed)
Willoughby Bicentennial History Series
Artarmon: past, present and future by Grace Warner
The development of Castle Cove and Middle Cove by Esther Leslie
The heritage of East Chatswoodby Vince Egan
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