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Digital Photograph - Woman on St Kilda Road, Anzac Day, Melbourne 1947 Image Reg. No: MM 110955

Description Of Content:
Woman in coat, carrying gloves and hat, standing on the road, after ANZAC Day March. There is a crowd of people on the footpath.

This photograph shows Maureen Kean on St Kilda Road Melbourne, following the ANZAC Day March in 1947. Maureen remembers: 'Nothing was open in Melbourne on the weekend in those days, which added to the big crowds that used to attend. A street photographer took this photo, which was quite a common thing for those days.'
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mrs Maureen Kean, 2006
Contributed by Mrs Maureen Kean
Discipline: History

More information

Tagged with: anzac day, commemorations
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: MILITARY HISTORY
Secondary Classification: Civilian Life
Tertiary Classification: commemorative
Original Caption: Maureen in town on ANZAC day
Inscriptions: 1947 KB51 /5 Anzac Day in Melb Maureen Hannan
People Depicted: Kean, Maureen
Format: Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1947

Source of Date Depicted: Contributor's memory.
Photographer: Unknown

Professional photographer.

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