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Photograph - Hecla Products, circa 1920 Image Reg. No: MM 107028

Summary:
Printed image of a Hecla Electric heater, possibly manufactured in the Little Bourke Street premises.

One of 255 black and white photographs relating to Hecla Electrics Pty Ltd. The images depict electrical appliances, showroom displays and factory interiors. Photographs were previously stored in a ring back binder containing 215 loose leaf pages. Each page has been removed from the original binder and all the images have been rehoused into four archival photograph storage folders. The original order of the photographs has been retained.

Part of a collection of documents, photographs, advertising material and trade literature on products manufactured by the firm.
Description:
Black and white photograph adhered with sticky tape to a paper backing.
Description Of Content:
Printed image of a Hecla fireplace on a plain background. The heater is decorated with the Australian coat of arms at the top of the facing.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Phil Wollen, 2004
Discipline: Technology

More information

Themes this item is part of: Hecla Electrics Pty Ltd, Electrical Appliance Manufacturers, Melbourne, Victoria, Working Life & Trades Collection
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: Domestic Appliances
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1920
Manufacturer of Item Depicted: Hecla Electrics Pty Ltd, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1920

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