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Digital Photograph - '3 years nine months...' Girl Putting Firewood in Pram, Backyard, Preston East, 1946 Image Reg. No: MM 110142

Summary:
Black and white photograph showing Faye Irvine at her home, Preston East, 1946. She is putting firewood in a toy pram in the backyard. Faye's father had been away fighting in World War II since her birth, and was now at home for the first time as a full time father. He had served in New Guinea in the RAAF.
Description:
Digital image file. A digital photograph was taken of the original black and white print.
Description Of Content:
Infant girl in overalls putting firewood in a toy pram in her backyard. She is standing on a concrete path. At left is a wooden fence, and next door is a wooden shed.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mrs Faye Harrop, 2006
Acknowledgement:
Contributed by Mrs Faye Harrop nee Irvine
Discipline: History

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Tagged with: backyards, children, fences, firewood, gardens, prams, wars conflicts, world war ii 1939-1945
Themes this item is part of: Life During World War II in Photographs, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: MILITARY HISTORY
Secondary Classification: Civilian Life
Tertiary Classification: children
Original Caption: 3 years nine months. So much to do helping my pal and cobber he is home now and we have a lot of fun together.
Inscriptions: 3 years nine months. So much to do helping my pal and cobber he is home now and we have a lot of fun together.
People Depicted: Irvine, Faye
Format: Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Preston East, Victoria, Australia, 1946

Source of Date Depicted: Based on the age of the girl in this photograph.
Photographer: Mr Eric Irvine

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