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Toy Ice Cream Truck - Metal, circa 1950s Object Reg. No: HT 18771

Summary:
Toy metal ice cream truck.
Used and owned by Bill Boyd in the 1950s.
The William Boyd Childhood Collection includes most of the childhood possessions of William (Bill) Boyd, who was born in 1947 and raised in the Victorian town of Maryborough. Kept by Lillian Boyd (Bill's mother) for decades, upon her death the Collection was donated by Bill to the former Museum of Childhood at Edith Cowan University in Western Australia. When the Museum of Childhood closed it was transferred to Museum Victoria.
Description:
Ice cream van. White cab with striped body with service flap. Made in Great Britain.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Edith Cowan University Museum of Childhood, 2008
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 42 mm (Height), 90 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: children s play, toys, making history - william boyd childhood
Themes this item is part of: William Boyd Childhood Collection, Childhood & Youth Collection, Leisure Collection, Transport Collection
Primary Classification: GAMES & TOYS
Secondary Classification: Transport Toys
Tertiary Classification: road
Inscriptions: Text, rear door: Super/ICES/MADE IN/GT. BRITAIN.
User: Mr William Boyd, Maryborough, Victoria, Australia, circa 1950s
Previous Collection: Edith Cowan University Museum of Childhood, Churchlands, Western Australia, Australia, 1992-2008

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