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Photograph - Brockway Motors Ltd, Sydney, New South Wales, circa 1927 Image Reg. No: MM 111765

Summary:
Image from a photograph album containing twenty one photographs of motor trucks. The album was used by Brockway Motors Ltd.
Description:
Monochrome silver gelatin photographic print attached with cloth tape to paper. Paper has two punctures for ring binder.
Description Of Content:
Exterior view of Brockway Motors Ltd head office and showrooms at 58 Paramatta Road, Camperdown in Sydney, NSW. Two motor cars are pictured on the left. Brockway Motors established this branch office and showroom in Sydney in early 1927. Previously the firm had been represented in NSW by Hoskins Bros. Pty Ltd. In Victoria the Brockway agency was held by the Ballarat firm Ronaldson Bros. & Tippett.
Acknowledgement:
Source: Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 103 mm (Height), 171 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: motor cars, buildings, motor vehicles, motor trucks, showrooms, road transport, head offices
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Transport Collection
Primary Classification: ROAD TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Motor Vehicles
Tertiary Classification: motor trucks
Inscriptions: Embossed into photograph: 'PHOTO BY / MILTON KENT / SYDNEY'

Typeset in black ink on back of photograph: 'BROCKWAY MOTORS LTD. / Head Office and Showrooms. / 56-58 Parramatta Road. / CAMPERDOWN. SYDNEY.'

Printed in black ink on back of photograph: 'Science Museum / of Victoria'

Hand written in grey pencil on back of photograph: 'all speed truck / have Wisconsin / engines / all [indecipherable] / Red. Scols.[?] / Cortland N York / Est 1875'
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, circa 1927
Organisation Depicted: J. Brockhouse & Co., Ltd.,, Camperdown, New South Wales, Australia
Photographer: Milton Kent, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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