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Digital Photograph - Two Men Making Concrete, Glenroy, 1960 Image Reg. No: MM 110565

Description Of Content:
One man shovelling cement mixture into mixer, and another with a wheel-barrow. There is a woman with a baby in the background, in front of a house.

This photograph shows John Cuff and Peter Dominiewski making concrete, Glenroy, 1960. Peter's father-in-law John Cuff, visited from England two or three times by boat before immigrating in the 1970s. Here he is helping his son-in-law Peter build the family home.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mrs Michele Dore, 2006
Acknowledgement:
Contributed by Mrs Michele Dore
Discipline: History

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Themes this item is part of: Engineering Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION
Secondary Classification: Residential Buildings
Tertiary Classification: construction sites
Inscriptions: WINDOW BEHIND EDIE OUR / BEDROOM. NE BEHIND ME / THE LOUNGE WITH TELE. / SMALL WINDOW AT SIDE IS BATHROOM. / ONE NEXT TO IT MICHELLES / BEDROOM. / VERY HOT DAY. NEARLY 100 DEGREES.
People Depicted: Cuff, John; Dominiewski, Peter; Cuff, Edith; Dominiewski, Robert
Format: Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Glenroy, Victoria, Australia, 1960

Source of Date Depicted: Based on the age of the small child in this photograph, who was born in 1959.
Photographer: Mrs Janet Dominiewski

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