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- A Place & Date Depicted Mt Evelyn, Australia
Digital Photograph - Man & Infant Boy, in Front of Car, at Holden Family Picnic, Mount Evelyn, 1955 Reg. No: MM 110356
- Description Of Content:
- Man kneeling with his infant boy in front of a FJ Holden car on grass.
This photograph shows the Watkins family at the Holden Company Picnic, Mount Evelyn, 1955. Lewis Watkins used to work for Holden, and every year they used to have a company picnic. He would bring his entire family. Here we see Lewis' son Len and his grandson Bruce. Lewis's wife Germaine was Belgian and wrote the inscription on the back of the photograph in French.
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from Mr Paul Watkins, 2006
- Contributed by Mr Paul Watkins
|Themes this item is part of:||Leisure Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY|
|Secondary Classification:||Motor Vehicles|
|Tertiary Classification:||social functions|
|Inscriptions:||C'est la photo de Leonard at son petit garcon Bruce et est notre Automobile./ Len Watkins & son Bruce 1955 Holden Picnic Mt Evelyn.|
|People Depicted:||Watkins, Len; Watkins, Bruce|
|Organisations Depicted:||General Motors Holden|
|Format:||Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Mount Evelyn, Victoria, Australia, 1955|
|Photographer:||Mrs Betty Watkins|