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Negative - Wando Vale, Victoria, 1920 Image Reg. No: MM 002797

Summary:
According to Chris McConville in Mum and Dad Made History (1988), under the Closer Settlement Act the government bought up and subdivided large properties in the Wando Vale area, and hundreds of families came to settle in the area.
Description Of Content:
Carting in hay. Two men with a wagon drawn by five horses.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Eileen Tierney, 1986
Acknowledgement:
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: agricultural workers, drays wagons, farms, hay, horsedrawn vehicles, horses, workers, closer settlement scheme
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, Transport Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Crop Management - Harvesting
Tertiary Classification: hay transport
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Wando Vale, Victoria, Australia, 1920
References: Chris McConville, 1988. Mum and Dad Made History, Museum of Victoria, Melbourne

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