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Postcard - Daniel Harvey Pty Ltd, Hanging Rock, Woodend, Victoria, circa 1940 Reg. No: MM 89642
- Image is part of a collection of photographs, documentary artefacts and trade literature relating to Daniel Harvey Pty. Ltd. agricultural implement manufacturer, Box Hill, Victoria.
- Black and white postcard inscribed with a letter on the back.
- Description Of Content:
- View of Hanging Rock, Woodend, Victoria, showing a view of the Rock and the surrounding bushland with open plains in the foreground. The back of the postcard bears a letter written by a child, Elaine, who is holidaying at Fern Vale farm, Woodend and is adressed to her grandmother. In it the child describes the area and recounts that snow fell a few days earlier.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Veronica Harvey, 1987
|Dimensions:||9.0 cm (Width), 14.4 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||agriculture, bushes, leisure, natural environment, recreation, tourist attractions, beautiful, lots of trees, nice view up top|
|Themes this item is part of:||Childhood & Youth Collection, Leisure Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, Daniel Harvey Collection|
|Primary Classification:||RECREATION & TOURISM|
|Tertiary Classification:||images (to be classified)|
|Original Caption:||Hanging Rock Woodend|
|Inscriptions:||Handwritten in black ink on reverse: "Tuesday. / Fern Vale Farm / Woodend / S.S. 100 / Dear Grandma, / We are enjoying our holiday very much. / The farm is 2¼ miles from hanging-rock and we are 2800 ft above sea level...".|
|Organisations Depicted:||Daniel Harvey Pty Ltd|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Woodend, Victoria, Australia, circa 1940|
|Past Owner or User:||Daniel Harvey Ltd, Box Hill, Victoria, Australia, circa 1940|