The First Club for Deaf Adults is Formed

The Deaf and Dumb Young Men’s Mutual Improvement Society was formed, with Fletcher Booth as the founding member and its Missioner

 

Image courtesy of State Library of NSW, Picture Collection ML2474

Image courtesy of State Library of NSW, Picture Collection ML2474

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Deaf people gathered regularly in the school rooms of the original St Stephen’s Church in Rose Street Newtown between 1893 and 1902.

 

Fletcher Booth

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Map of Newtown-Darlington

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