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Vest - Women on Farms Gathering, Warragul, 1999 Object Reg. No: HT 10101

Cotton vest worn by participant Julie Van Twest at the 1999 Warragul Women on Farms Gathering. Being the 10th Anniversary of Victorian Women on Farms Gatherings, the 1999 Warragul Gathering was a landmark event. In celebration of this decade of achievement, the Gathering was held once again in the West Gippsland town of Warragul - the site of the first Gathering.
Cotton vest with silk lining. Front panels have a colourful pattern which features farm animals and buildings, the rear panel is green satin-like material. The inside top edge has a cut-out panel of a horse and foal with a hand printed in pen: 'W.O.F's'.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Ms. Beryl Taylor, 2004
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: agriculture, handcrafts, rural victoria, rural life, globalisation, work, community groups, community organisations, gender roles, rural women, women on farms gatherings, farming information
Themes this item is part of: Clothing & Textiles Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, Victorian Women on Farms Gathering Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection, Rosa Wedmore, WoFG Volunteer, 1999 Warragul WoFG
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Community Activity - Women on Farms Gathering
Tertiary Classification: clothing
Inscriptions: Text: W.O.F's
Place & Date of Event: Warragul, Victoria, Australia, 1999
Place & Date Used: Warragul, Victoria, Australia, 1999

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