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- A Place & Date Depicted Wando Vale, Australia
Negative - Wando Vale, Victoria, 1920 Reg. No: MM 002797
- 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
- The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
|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|