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Digital Photograph - Four Men Standing outside Bush's Confectionery Factory, Richmond, circa 1935 Image Reg. No: MM 110701

Summary:
Black and white photograph showing Mr Perlman and Mr Ribush with two unknown gentlemen standing outside Bush's Confectionary factory in Richmond, circa 1935.

Mr Perlman, on the left, and Mr Ribush, on the right, owned the confectionary factory. Mr Perlman was an immigrant from Russia, and was married with a four year old son. Mr Ribush was a confectioner who was studying medicine, and was asked to join the business. Their first names are unknown.
Description:
Digital image file. A digital photograph was taken of the original black and white print.
Description Of Content:
Four men in suits standing outside Bush's Confectionary Factory. Signage on the building behind the men says 'CONFECTIONERY' and 'CHOCOLATES'
Acknowledgement:
Contributed by Mrs Rosa Perlman
Discipline: History

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Tagged with: factories, migrants, confectionery, jewish communities, jewish immigration, russian immigration
Themes this item is part of: Immigration Between World War I & World War II in Photographs, Working Life & Trades Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: Food & Drinks - Confectionery
Tertiary Classification: factory owners
Inscriptions: Mr Perlman (left) & Ribush (Right} Middle Two Unknown / circa 1935 Richmond
People Depicted: Perlman, Mr (first name unknown); Ribush, Mr Dolia; other people unknown
Format: Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Bush's Confectionary, Richmond, Victoria, Australia, circa 1935

Place Depicted Notes: Possibly 127 Murphy Street, Richmond. Further research required.
References: Information on names of people in photo provided by Nick Ribush via Discovery Centre, May 2010.

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