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Digital Photograph - Boy with Toy Truck & Plane, Prahran, Christmas 1942 Image Reg. No: MM 110616

Description Of Content:
Boy standing next to toy Santa and toys. 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
Discipline: History

More information

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: children
People Depicted: Greenhatch, Kevin
Format: Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Prahran, Victoria, Australia, 1942
Photographer: Unknown

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