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Negative - Man Driving Jelbart Crude Oil Road Roller Belonging to the Metropolitan Meat Board, Melbourne, Victoria, circa 1915 Image Reg. No: MM 000821

Description Of Content:
Man driving Jelbart crude oil road roller belonging to the Metropolitan Meat Board.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Joan Newland, 1985
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: flags, oil engines, road rollers, signage, tractors, workers
Themes this item is part of: Engineering Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, Transport Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: ROAD TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Motor Vehicles
Organisations Depicted: Jelbart Crude Oil Road Roller; Metropolitan Meat Board
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1915


Greg Keane Posted on 13 Apr 2013 5:00 PM
A photograph similar to this appeared in Jelbart literature, and said "Illustration of 12 Ton Roller, with Hoisting Winch attached, operated by Power from Engine
[there was no indication as to what a meat board would do with a roller - perhaps tenderise the meat?]

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