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Negative - Man With Motorcycle & Man With Bicycle, Canterbury, Victoria, circa 1920 Image Reg. No: MM 000599

Description Of Content:
Two men, one seated on a motorbike, the other standing with a bicycle. A rug has been hung over a fence in the background as a backdrop for the photograph.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mrs D Harrison, 1985
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: bicycles, motor cycles, veteran, numberplate 1938, veteran numberplate, circa 1905
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Transport Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: ROAD TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Cycles
People Depicted: Freeman Family
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Canterbury, Victoria, Australia, circa 1920


Leon Mitchell Posted on 19 May 2015 10:35 PM
The motor cycle is a c1903 flat-belt-drive Werner which has been modified by lowering the seat to a position over the back wheel and extending the handle bars to suit. The date of the photo is likely much earlier than 1920?

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