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- A Place & Date Depicted Prahran, Australia
Digital Photograph - Boy with Wooden Toys in Front of Air Raid Shelter, Prahran, Christmas 1942 Reg. No: MM 110615
- Description Of Content:
- Boy standing next to toy house and trucks. There is chicken wire and sand-bags behind him.
This photograph shows Kevin Greenhatch 'showing off' his Christmas presents in the backyard of his family home in Arkle Street Prahran, December 1942. The photograph was taken in front of sandbags used for air raid shelters during World War II.
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from Miss Eve Greenhatch, 2006
- Contributed by the Greenhatch Family
|Tagged with:||toys, world war ii 1939-1945, children, backyards, air raid shelters|
|Themes this item is part of:||Public Life & Institutions Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection, Childhood & Youth Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MILITARY HISTORY|
|Secondary Classification:||Civilian Life|
|Tertiary Classification:||air raid precautions|
|Inscriptions:||Christmas 1942 / Kevin|
|People Depicted:||Greenhatch, Kevin|
|Format:||Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Prahran, Victoria, Australia, Dec 1942|