For its rarity, intactness, landmark qualities and community links, the Church of Christ is an important part of Marrickville's heritage.
Read the story of the precedent to the "unprecedented" times of Covid-19.
MHS member Gayle Adams reflects on history lessons.
"For the growing good of the world is partly dependent on unhistoric acts; and that things are not so ill with you and me as they might have been, is half owing to the number who faithfully lived a hidden life." - Middlemarch, George Eliot.
It’s jacaranda time and Sydneysiders have been in rhapsody over the lavender flowered trees as they blossomed.
The Marrickville Metro is about to expand across Smidmore Street. "Who were the Smidmores?"
The Fall… and sad end of Thomas Chalder.
One of the foundational events, if not the foundational event, of European history in the Inner West is surely a murder.
Poor roads, tolls, and the destruction of properties are constantly in today’s news. Was it any different in the past?
Not only could we call Thomas Chalder a hipster, we could say founding father, community leader, developer and 10-pound Pom.