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Negative - Two Girls Operating The 'Lightning' Fruit Grader, Merrigum, Victoria, circa 1920 Image Reg. No: MM 000096

Description Of Content:
Two girls operating 'The Lightning Fruit Grader'. The girl on the right is operating the machine while the girl on the left is packing fruit into a box.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Frank Pitts, 1985
Acknowledgement:
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: agricultural equipment, agricultural produce, agricultural workers, fruit grading machines, innovations, inventions, orchards, workers, children
Themes this item is part of: Sustainable Futures Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Horticulture - Processing
Tertiary Classification: fruit graders
Organisations Depicted: 'The Lightning' Fruit Grader; Pitts, H.E.
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Merrigum, Victoria, Australia, circa 1920
Photographer: Ms Lilian Pitts, circa 1920

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