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Negative - Bendigo, Victoria, circa 1915 Image Reg. No: MM 003748

Description Of Content:
The opening of the Sacred Heart Cathedral. An altar has been constructed in the entrance and the congregation are kneeling outside the cathedral.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mrs C Howley, 1987
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: altars, ceremonies, churches, religions
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: RELIGIONS
Secondary Classification: Christianity - Roman Catholic
Organisations Depicted: Sacred Heart Cathedral
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Bendigo, Victoria, Australia, circa 1915


Mal Nolan Posted on 18 Sep 2012 9:36 PM
I think the description should be:
Bishop McCarthy saying Mass at the Sacred Heart Cathedral, Bendigo in early 1919. The people are outside because of regulations that prevented people gathering in buildings because of the Spannish Flu pandemic

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