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Digital Photograph - Boy & Two Women at Wright Brothers Cheese Shop, Prahran Market, 1929 Image Reg. No: MM 110603

Black and white photograph featuring Stan Greenhatch, aged 17, and unknown female shop assistants outside the 'Wright Bros Cheese Shop' at Prahran Market in 1929. A range of cheeses, eggs, butter and meat products are on display, with prices also advertised on the window. The Wright Brothers owned both a cheese shop and a delicatessen at Prahran Market, and Stan worked at both shops.

This photograph was collected as part of Melbourne's Biggest Family Album in 2006.
Digital image file. A digital photograph was taken of the original black and white print.
Description Of Content:
A boy and two women at the Wright Bros Cheese shop, Prahran Market. The women are wearing uniforms and the boy is wearing an apron.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Miss Eve Greenhatch, 2006
Contributed by the Greenhatch Family
Discipline: History

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Tagged with: cheeses, food technology, markets, retail workers, retailing, working life
Themes this item is part of: Working Lives & Work Places in Photographs, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: COMMERCE & RETAILING
Secondary Classification: Delicatessens
Tertiary Classification: shop fronts
Inscriptions: Stan aged seventeen
People Depicted: Greenhatch, Stan; unknown woman; unknown woman
Organisations Depicted: Prahran Market; Wright Brothers Cheese Shop
Format: Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Prahran, Victoria, Australia, 1929

Source of Date Depicted: Contributor's father.
Photographer: Unknown

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