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- A Place & Date Depicted Blackburn, Australia
Digital Photograph - Two Women & Man Working in Cherry Orchard, Blackburn, 1938 Reg. No: MM 110823
- Description Of Content:
- Two women and a man working in a cherry orchard.
This photograph shows the cherry orchard on the Frith family poultry farm in Blackburn Road, Blackburn, 1938. According to the family, 'the patriarch of the family came to Australia as a master mariner and when he married he bought the poultry farm. During the Depression they did relatively well as they had milk and lots of food. He sold it in 1958 for £8000.'
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from Ms Ann Kriegler, 2006
- Contributed by Ms Ann Kriegler
|Themes this item is part of:||Sustainable Futures Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection|
|Primary Classification:||AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE|
|Tertiary Classification:||fruit trees|
|Format:||Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Blackburn, Victoria, Australia, 1938
Source of Date Depicted: contributor's estimate.