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- A Place & Date Depicted Glenroy, Australia
Digital Photograph - Girl Sitting on Bonnet of Toy Car, Boy in Driver's Seat, Glenroy, 1960 Reg. No: MM 110568
- Black and white photograph showing Michele Dominiewski and her friend Wally Gilinski with a peddle car, in Glenroy, 1960.
Michele remembers: 'All the children in the street played together, almost exclusively from migrant Slavic families.' Here Michele, aged about 2 years and 9 months, is playing with Wally, who was one of the neighbours' boys.
- Digital image file. A digital photograph was taken of the original black and white print.
- Description Of Content:
- A girl sitting on bonnet of a toy car, with a boy in the drivers seat. The boy is wearing a sun hat. The car is painted with the words 'LIGHTNING'. The children and car are on an unmade road. To the right are electricity poles and a street of houses.
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from Mrs Michele Dore, 2006
- Contributed by Mrs Michele Dore
|Tagged with:||bonnets, cars, children s play, houses, migrants, toys|
|Themes this item is part of:||Post World War II Immigration in Photographs, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Childhood & Youth Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection|
|Primary Classification:||GAMES & TOYS|
|Secondary Classification:||Action Toys|
|Inscriptions:||Michele 2 3/4 years|
|People Depicted:||Dominiewski, Michele; Gilinski, Wally|
|Format:||Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Glenroy, Victoria, Australia, 1960
Source of Date Depicted: Based on the age of the girl in the photograph who was born in 1957.
|Photographer:||Mr Robert Dominiewski|