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- A Place & Date Depicted Glenroy, Australia
Digital Photograph - Two Men Making Concrete, Glenroy, 1960 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
- Contributed by Mrs Michele Dore
|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|