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History and Cultural Heritage

History and Cultural Heritage

Digital Archive Collection: Community Life

Photographer Graham Southam created an intricate record of public life in the Dandenong region. 

The public events he captured offer an opportunity not only to remember the streetscapes and fashion of Dandenong through the years, but to reflect on the traditions that continue to draw people together.

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About Graham Southam

Graham Southam was a photographer and photojournalist for The Argus and The Journal in the Dandenong area. His collection documents the changes in community and social life in Dandenong from 1950s-1980s. His photographic negatives were bequeathed to the City by Greater Dandenong in 1991.

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