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- A Place & Date Depicted Ascot Vale, Australia
Digital Photograph - Draught Horses in Show Harness for OT Limited, Soft Drink Manufacturer, at the Royal Melbourne Show, Ascot Vale, circa 1910 Reg. No: MM 111068
- Description Of Content:
- Show harness on two draught horses, drawing wagon at Royal Melbourne Show.
This photograph shows a 'Show' harness, on display on at the Royal Melbourne Show, Ascot Vale, circa 1910. The harness was made by J Kelly Harness Makers and Saddlers St Kilda, for O. T. Limited, a soft drink manufacturer. It was made in one week by John Kelly and sons. They won prizes at the Melbourne Show for their harnesses. The sign in photograph behind horses says 'Beef Cattle Show Ring' but has been 'whited out'.
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from Ms Elizabeth Kelly, 2006
- Contributed by Ms Elizabeth Kelly
|Themes this item is part of:||Working Life & Trades Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection|
|Primary Classification:||ROAD TRANSPORT|
|Secondary Classification:||Horse Drawn Vehicles|
|Organisations Depicted:||Melbourne Showgrounds; O T Limited; Royal Agricultural Society, Victoria|
|Format:||Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Ascot Vale, Victoria, Australia, circa 1910
Source of Date Depicted: Contributor's estimate, based on a similar photograph of horses in harness that was specifically dated.