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Matchbox Cover - Five Roads Service Station, circa 1950s Object Reg. No: SH 940574

Summary:
Metal matchbox cover purchased at the Five Roads service station in Carlton, by Mrs Vilma Barcovich, an Italian migrant.
Description:
Metal matchbox cover, covered in vinyl. On one side is a picture of a gas station. On the spine is printed text.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs Vilma Barcovich, 1994
Discipline: History

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Tagged with: italian communities, italian immigration, domestic equipment, heating, energy technology, matchboxes
Themes this item is part of: Domestic & Community Life Collection, Italian Historical Society CO.AS.IT. Collection, Migration Collection, Engineering Collection
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Travel - Brought Goods
Tertiary Classification: mementoes
Inscriptions: On Spine: With Compliments from _/FIVE ROADS SERVICE/STATION/Cnr. Rathdown and Barkly Streets,/Carlton. FJ 4930.
On Back: REMINDERS
Issued By: Five Roads Service Station, Carlton, Victoria, Australia, circa 1950s
User: Mrs Vilma Barcovich, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1950s

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