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Digital Photograph - Maureen Walsh, Women on Farms Gathering, Warragul, 1990 Image Reg. No: MM 91606

Summary:
Digital photograph of Maureen Walsh, a participant, workshop leader and speaker at the inaugural 1990 Women on Farms Gathering. During the Gathering Maureen was on a panel of three speakers and delivered an account of her experience of farming. She also ran a workshop titled, 'The Changing Role of Women on Farms', in which she argued that 'we need to improve the long-term credibility of women farmers' and 'lobby community institutions to change their perceptions' (1990 Warragul Gathering Proceedings). Maureen was an active advocate for women farmers throughout the 1990s and was involved in organising the 1994 First International Women in Agriculture Conference.
Description:
Black and White Digital Photograph.
Description Of Content:
Head and shoulders photograph of Maureen Walsh, workshop leader and speaker at the 1990 Warragul Women on Farms Gathering.
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: agriculture, portraits, rural victoria, rural life, work, community groups, community organisations, gender roles, conferences, rural women, farming methods, women on farms gatherings, farming information
Themes this item is part of: Domestic & Community Life Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, Victorian Women on Farms Gathering Collection, 1990 Warragul Gathering (Inaugural Gathering)
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Community Activity - Women on Farms Gathering
Tertiary Classification: images (to be classified)
Format: Digital Still Image: Black & White; JPEG
Place & Date Depicted: Warragul, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia, 1990
Place & Date of Event: Warragul, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia, 1990

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