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Digital Photograph - Family with Pony, XB Ford Falcon Car & Float, Royal Melbourne Show, Ascot Vale, 1975 Image Reg. No: MM 110444

Summary:
Colour photograph showing the Sheldon family at the Royal Melbourne Show Grounds, Ascot Vale, with their pony Misty and their dog Beau in 1975. Misty had competed in the confirmation category and received second prize. The family's float is behind the family. It was a day trip.
Description:
Digital image file. A digital photograph was taken of the original colour print.
Description Of Content:
Family group standing in front of a brown and white horse trailer. There are three women, a young man, a girl and a boy, with a black and white dog sitting at front. A woman in white top and blue jeans is standing next to a grey pony. A fold-up chair is at front left.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mrs Gloria Sheldon, 2006
Acknowledgement:
Contributed by Gloria M. Sheldon
Discipline: History

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Tagged with: agricultural shows, dogs, domestic animals, families, horse floats, horse riding
Themes this item is part of: Sustainable Futures Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Agricultural Shows
Tertiary Classification: equestrian events
Inscriptions: 1975 Gloria Sheldon, Beverly Malone, Christopher Malone, Beau (dog), Bradley Sheldon, Susan Malone, Misty competing at Royal Melbourne Show grounds Ascot Vale. Awarded ribbon.
People Depicted: Sheldon, Gloria; Malone, Beverley; Malone, Christopher; Beau the dog; Malone, Susan; Misty the pony
Organisations Depicted: Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria; Melbourne Showgrounds
Format: Digital Still Image: Colour; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Ascot Vale, Victoria, Australia, 1975
Photographer: Mr Arthur Sheldon

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