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Digital Photograph - Interior View & Staff of PL & B Umbrella Factory, Melbourne, 1913 Image Reg. No: MM 111109

Description Of Content:
Three men and a boy working in an umbrella factory. Two men are standing behind a counter, and the man to the left is leaning on a pile of parcels.

This photograph shows the interior and workers of P. L..& B. Umbrella Factory, Melbourne, 1913. His family remembers that this was Walter Burke's first place of work when he was a young man.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mrs Lisa Collis, 2006
Acknowledgement:
Contributed by Mrs Lisa Collis
Discipline: History

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Themes this item is part of: Domestic & Community Life Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: Personal Accessories
Tertiary Classification: factory interiors
Original Caption: P. L.& B Umbrella Factory, Olivers Lane, city
Inscriptions: P. L.& B Umbrella Factory, Olivers Lane, City, 1913
People Depicted: Unknown
Organisations Depicted: P L& B Umbrella Factory
Format: Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1913

Source of Date Depicted: Inscribed in photograph album compiled by the photographer.
Photographer: Mr Walter Burke

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