A Place to Belong: The Davis and Caporn families in Australia

30 April 2019

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Explore the history of the Davis and Caporn families and take a look at the early days of Melville and Fremantle.

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Local author Dr Maureen Smith will be presenting a talk on her recently published book on the history of the Caporn and Davis families.

The book takes a look at life in the early days of Melville and Fremantle, including at the Caporn family home in Point Walter in the early 1840s. Maureen has a First Class Honours Degree in Literature, a Doctorate in Philosophy (PhD) and an obvious passion for history.

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City of Melville Libraries

Time11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Free event, bookings essential.

Contact Details

Phone Library staff on 9364 0115​

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Melville WA 6156 Get Directions

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