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Photographs - Framed, Simpson's Gloves Factory, Richmond, Victoria, 1989 Image Reg. No: SH 940705

Framed set of 8 photographs of the exterior and interior of the factory and showrooms of Simpson's Gloves Pty Ltd, 488-496 Victoria Street, Richmond, 1989, at the time of its closure at the site.

Simpson's Gloves Pty Ltd was formed in 1924 and produced leather gloves and coats, handbags, helmets and associated leather goods. The company first operated in Smith Street, and subsequently Alexandra Parade, Collingwood, relocating to Victoria Street, Richmond in 1928, where it remained until 1988.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Alistair Mitchell, 1994
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 50.00 cm (Height), 1.50 cm (Width), 67.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: trades, working life
Themes this item is part of: Simpson's Gloves Pty Ltd, 1924-1988, Production Processes at Simpson's Gloves Factory, Simpson's Gloves Collection, Clothing & Textiles Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection, Amos Griffiths Simpson, Glove Manufacturer (1878-1953), Working Life at Simpson's Gloves Factory, Workers at Simpson's Gloves Factory
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: Clothing Accessories
Tertiary Classification: images (to be classified)
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Simpson's Gloves Pty Ltd, Richmond North, Victoria, Australia, 1989

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