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Digital Photograph - Evangelist Street Preacher, Melbourne, 1990s Image Reg. No: MM 110672

Description Of Content:
An evangelist street-preacher on Bourke Street Mall, outside of David Jones store.

This photograph shows a street-preacher in the 1990s. According to the photographer William Bowers, he still preaches in the city, especially on Bourke Street Mall. 'He has a hand-trolley and always wears placards. The photograph was taken 24/5/93, and he is still preaching in 2006.' In the 1990s William Bowers would walk through the City of Melbourne and the other suburbs to take candid photographs, ' moments of life in the city that took his fancy.' They were all taken between 1992 - 1997.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mr William Bowers, 2006
Discipline: History

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Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: RELIGIONS
Secondary Classification: Christianity
Tertiary Classification: proselytising
People Depicted: unknown
Organisations Depicted: David Jones Ltd, Katies store
Format: Digital Still Image: Colour; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1990s

Source of Date Depicted: Contributor's memory.
Photographer: Mr William Bowers

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