Old Boys Here and There
July 28, 2017 no comments
One of the ongoing projects we’ve got running in the Reference library is our digitisation program. We’re very grateful to our team of Digital Heritage Volunteers who give up their time to come into the library and scan the weird and wonderful things we’ve acquired over the years – photographs, letters, pamphlets, theatre programmes, maps and more.
The collection of digital items is growing nicely and we’ll be gradually adding them to the Resources section of this site. But occasionally we really do have to share some exciting snippets that we’ve unearthed. While scanning the 1961-1962 Stocktonian, the year book of Grangefield Grammar School, one of our eagle eyed volunteers spotted this gem in the Old Boys Here and There section:Ridley Scott? I wonder whatever happened to him… Alien, Blade Runner, Thelma & Louise, Gladiator, Prometheus, The Martian …