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Negative - Anastasia Withers,'Willetts Photo', Ballarat, Victoria, circa 1875 Image Reg. No: MM 000581

Summary:
Portrait of Mrs Anastasia Withers, one of three women who are believed to have sewn the Eureka flag. The others were Anne Duke and Anastasia Hayes. The flag was sewn in time for a rally at Bakery Hill on 29 November 1854.
Description Of Content:
Studio portrait of woman leaning on table bearing vegetation.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mrs Valda D'Angri, 1985
Acknowledgement:
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: portraits, eureka stockade ballarat 1854, sewing, eureka flag, eureka, activism, rebellion, lala land
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: POLITICS & PUBLIC PROTEST
Secondary Classification: Parliamentary Politics
Tertiary Classification: protest rallies
People Depicted: Withers, Anastasia
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Person Depicted: Anastasia Withers, Ballarat, Victoria, Australia, circa 1875
Creator: Willetts Studio, circa 1875

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