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- A Place & Date Depicted Essendon, Australia
Digital Photograph - Girl & Woman Posed on Mock Plane at Essendon Airport, Essendon, 1940 Reg. No: MM 110354
- Description Of Content:
- Girl and woman posed in mock plane.
This photograph shows Eliza Pollard and Glenys Esperson, posing for a 'pretend departure' at Essendon Airport, 1940. Eliza Pollard (know as 'Auntie Tom') would take her niece Glenys Esperson on trips all over town. Glenys remembers they would go 'On the tram to the end of the terminus and the like.' Here they went out to Essendon Airport and had a photo taken of a 'pretend' departure.
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from Mrs Glenys Esperson, 2006
- Contributed by Mrs Glenys Esperson
|Tagged with:||immigration, airports|
|Themes this item is part of:||Images & Image Making Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection|
|Primary Classification:||RECREATION & TOURISM|
|Tertiary Classification:||images (to be classified)|
|Inscriptions:||(verso has postcard marks)|
|People Depicted:||Pollard, Eliza Jane; Esperson, Glenys|
|Organisations Depicted:||Essendon Airport|
|Format:||Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Essendon, Victoria, Australia, 1940
Source of Date Depicted: Based on the age of Glenys Esperson in this photograph.