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Photograph - Three Men with Horsedrawn Equipment, Lorne, Victoria, circa 1920s Image Reg. No: MM 109212

Summary:
Black and white photograph of three men on some equipment being drawn by six horses. It is part of a collection of glass plate negatives, stereoscopic negatives, panoramas, postcards, photographs and cameras belonging to the William S Anderson Collection.

William Anderson purchased 'Norman and Brown's' photographic business in December 1899 and began a strong association with Lorne that was to last for 50 years. From 1898 until his death in 1948 Anderson photographed the changing surrounding landscapes and visitors of guest houses in the area.
Description:
Black and white silver gelatin photograph.
Description Of Content:
Three men pictured working with horsedrawn equipment to build a road. Bushland is pictured in the background.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs Jean Clowes
Acknowledgement:
Source: Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 127 mm (Height), 202 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: working life, horses, rural victoria, roads, horsedrawn equipment, road transport, civil engineering, bushland, people
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Animal Power
Tertiary Classification: horse drawn vehicles
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Lorne District, Victoria, Australia, circa 1920s
Photographer: Mr William Anderson, Lorne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1920s

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