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- A Place & Date Depicted Ascot Vale, Australia
Digital Photograph - Children's Train at Royal Melbourne Show, Ascot Vale, 1956 Reg. No: MM 110476
- Description Of Content:
- Children riding on a red miniature train at a show, with buildings in the background and lighting above.
This photograph shows the children's train at the Royal Melbourne Show, Ascot Vale, September 1956. The photographer David Meale had been brought up in the country and only recently moved to Melbourne. He 'had never been to a city show so went to see what it was like.'
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from Mr David Meale, 2006
- Contributed by Mr David Meale
|Tagged with:||agricultural shows, rides, royal melbourne show|
|Themes this item is part of:||Sustainable Futures Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection|
|Primary Classification:||AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE|
|Secondary Classification:||Agricultural Shows|
|Inscriptions:||Royal Show Sept 1956|
|Organisations Depicted:||Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria; Melbourne Showgrounds|
|Format:||Digital Still Image: Colour; Tiff|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Ascot Vale, Victoria, Australia, Sep 1956|
|Photographer:||Mr David Meale|