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Photograph - Ron Blaskett & Gerry Gee on The Tarax Show, Melbourne, circa 1960 Image Reg. No: MM 132390

Summary:
Black and white photograph, depicting Ron Blaskett and Gerry Gee performing on The Tarax Show, circa 1960.

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.
Description:
Black and white photograph.
Description Of Content:
A photograph of Ron Blaskett performing with ventriloquist doll Gerry Gee on The Tarax Sow. Ron Blaskett is looking towards the camera, while Gerry Gee is probably positioned on his lap, with its face on profile. Both wear matching suits of light material, white shirts and dark ties. Behind them seems to be theatrical outdoor scenery. The image is blurry, and was probably taken while The Tarax Show was airing on television.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 59 mm (Height), 79 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: dolls, performers, television studios, suits, television industry, ventriloquism, hair styles, television broadcasters
Themes this item is part of: Childhood & Youth Collection, Information & Communication Collection, Leisure Collection
Primary Classification: COMMUNICATIONS
Secondary Classification: Television Programming & Production
Tertiary Classification: performers
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Person Depicted: Ron Blaskett, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1960
Person Depicted: Gerry Gee, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1960
Place & Date Depicted: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1960

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