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Digital Photograph - Boy Mowing Lawn with 'Qualcast' Lawn mower, Springvale, circa 1959 Image Reg. No: MM 110929

Description Of Content:
Boy mowing lawn with a motorised lawn mower. He is wearing a sleeveless jump and shirt. The roof of the family home is visible to the left.

This photograph shows Ron Bunting mowing the lawn of his family home with a 'Qualcast' lawnmower-roller, circa 1959. The Bunting family had a semi-rural property in Springvale South, and also kept goats for milk and to keep the grass down.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mrs Janet Soo, 2006
Contributed by Mrs Janet Soo
Discipline: History

More information

Themes this item is part of: Domestic & Community Life Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: DOMESTIC LIFE
Secondary Classification: Gardens
Tertiary Classification: lawn mowing
People Depicted: Bunting, Ron
Format: Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Springvale South, Victoria, Australia, circa 1959

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


Bob Larsen Posted on 10 Apr 2010 10:39 AM
The mower is a Qualcast Model P

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