Search the collections
Photograph - Leo & Hilda Sterne in an Office, Carlton, Victoria, circa 1963 Reg. No: MM 132314
- Black and white photograph of Leo Sterne and his wife Hilda in an Office.
This photograph relates to products and promotions of the L.J. Sterne Doll Company (1939-1971), a Melbourne doll and toy manufacturer founded by Austrian migrants Leo and Hilda Sterne.
- A black and white Polaroid photograph
- Description Of Content:
- The photograph depicts Mr Leo and Mrs Hilda Sterne in an office. They are holding a sign which says 'GERRY-GEE-JUNIOR/ -IS-/ EASY-TO-WORK/ EASY-TO-LEARN/ MADE-IN-AUSTRALIA/ -BY-/ LJ. Sterne.'. The office has several posters related to the Gerry Gee dolls on the walls. There are also several Gerry Gee doll boxes and one Gerry Gee barracker in the background.
|Dimensions:||64 mm (Height), 81 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||dolls, toys, australian rules football, television publicity, australian television industry, austrian immigration, migrant businesses|
|Themes this item is part of:||Childhood & Youth Collection, Leisure Collection, Migration Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection|
|Primary Classification:||COMMERCE & RETAILING|
|Secondary Classification:||Toys & Games|
|Inscriptions:||Printed in blue on back, upside down near top right: 'POLAROID'
Printed in blue on back, upside down near top left: 'A2281'
Stamped in black on top right corner: '37'
Stamped in black on bottom right corner: '3'
Handwritten on back in pencil: 'Leo & Hilda'
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||L.J. Sterne Doll Co., Carlton, Victoria, Australia, circa 1963|
|Person Depicted:||Mr Leo Sterne, Carlton, Victoria, Australia, circa 1963|
|Person Depicted:||Mrs Hilda Sterne, Carlton, Victoria, Australia, circa 1963|