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Digital Photograph - Woman Demolishing Interior Wall in Kitchen, Fitzroy, 1976 Image Reg. No: MM 110038

Description Of Content:
A woman holding a crowbar to demolish a wall inside a house, wearing a headscarf on her head to keep off the dust.

This photograph shows Christine Mierisch, renovating her house in 24 Westgarth Street Fitzroy, 1976. She is demolishing a wall with a crowbar. The wall to the kitchen is partially demolished, showing bricks and framework of the interior wall. Christine and her husband Robert Mierisch bought the house in 1975 and began renovating in 1976. The renovations continue to this day.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Miss Emily Mierisch, 2006
Acknowledgement:
Contributed by Mierisch family
Discipline: History

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Themes this item is part of: Engineering Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION
Secondary Classification: Residential Buildings
Tertiary Classification: renovations
People Depicted: Mierisch, Christine
Format: Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia, 1976

Source of Date Depicted: Contributor's mother's memory.
Photographer: Mr Robert Mierisch

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