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Digital Photograph - Baby Trying to Mow Lawn from Pram, Springvale, 1950 Image Reg. No: MM 110922

Description Of Content:
Baby in over-alls standing up in pram and attempting to push manual lawn-mower.

This photograph shows Ron Bunting, trying to mow the lawn from his pram, 1950. It was taken at the family farm in Springvale South. His sister Janet remembers: 'At the time the family had 10 acres. It was probably very difficult to mow that much lawn with a push mower.' Her mother, Shirley Bunting, sent this photograph of Ron Bunting attempting to mow the lawn to the Women's Argus. She won a guinea as a prize.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mrs Janet Soo, 2006
Contributed by Mrs Janet Soo
Discipline: History

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Themes this item is part of: Leisure Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: RECREATION & TOURISM
Secondary Classification: Play
Tertiary Classification: backyards
People Depicted: Bunting, Ron
Format: Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Springvale, Victoria, Australia, 1950

Source of Date Depicted: Contributor's memory.
Photographer: Mr Robert Bunting

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