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Negative - Korumburra, Victoria, circa 1905 Image Reg. No: MM 001490

Description Of Content:
Two men on a horse and cart (hearse?). One man, the town undertaker, wears a top hat and holds a whip aloft. A sign attached to the shaft of the cart reads 'Vote for Mountain'. He was standing for election to the Korumburra Council. The Korumburra Primary School is in the background; a boy stands by the horse's head.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mrs Wilma Hoppen, 1985
Acknowledgement:
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: advertising, dogs, domestic animals, elections, hearses, horsedrawn vehicles, schools, undertakers
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Transport Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: GOVERNANCE
Secondary Classification: Local Government
Tertiary Classification: elections
Inscriptions: Printed at lower left of photograph: 'TIS THE CAR OF STATE / WITH OUR PROGRESSIVE CANDIDATE / "MAC"
People Depicted: Mountain, Walter
Organisations Depicted: Korumburra Primary School
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Korumburra, South Gippsland, Victoria, Australia, circa 1905

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