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- A Place & Date Depicted Melbourne, Australia
Digital Photograph - 'Scrub Out', Eight Police Officers with Mops & Buckets, Russell Street Police Station, Melbourne, 1909 Reg. No: MM 110818
- Description Of Content:
- Eight men with mops and buckets- seven in their shirts and braces. Only one is wearing his uniform. Several are sitting on buckets and smoking pipes.
This photograph shows the police at the Russell Street Police Station, Melbourne, 1909. According to the family, they were ready for 'scrub out', cleaning the station with brooms, mops and buckets. Bernard Vincent Hughes is standing in the back row, fourth from the right. He is the only one in uniform.
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from Ms Helen Saifert, 2006
- Contributed by Ms Helen Saifert
|Themes this item is part of:||Public Life & Institutions Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection|
|Secondary Classification:||Police Services|
|Tertiary Classification:||police officers|
|Inscriptions:||SCRUB OUT RUSSELL ST 1909|
|People Depicted:||Herbert, Bernard Vincent|
|Format:||Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1909|