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- A Place & Date Depicted West Footscray, Australia
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Digital Photograph - View from Formalin Plant, Monsanto Chemicals Australia, Footscray West, 1954 Reg. No: MM 110510
- Description Of Content:
- View from above of a rectangular cooling tower, boiler house and Phenol plant.
This photograph shows a view from the Formalin plant, to the cooling tower, boiler house and Phenol plant, at Monsanto Chemicals, West Footscray, in 1954. The photographer, David Meale was a trainee chemist. He would work at Monsanto during the day and go to Melbourne Technical College to study at night.
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from Mr David Meale, 2006
- Contributed by Mr David Meale
|Themes this item is part of:||Working Life & Trades Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY|
|Secondary Classification:||Chemicals - Industrial|
|Tertiary Classification:||buildings & grounds|
|Organisations Depicted:||Monsanto Chemicals Australia Ltd.|
|Format:||Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff|
|Place & Date Depicted:||West Footscray, Victoria, Australia, Sep 1954
Source of Date Depicted: Contributor's memory.
|Photographer:||Mr David Meale|