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- A Place & Date Depicted Wando Vale, Australia
Negative - Wando Vale District, Victoria, circa 1925 Reg. No: MM 003239
- 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:
- Three men beside a Vulcan truck loaded with wool bales on 'Wando Hills' farm.
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from Mrs Eric McDonald, 1986
- The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
|Tagged with:||agricultural workers, farms, motor trucks, shearing sheds, wool bales, 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:||ROAD TRANSPORT|
|Secondary Classification:||Motor Vehicles|
|Tertiary Classification:||motor trucks|
|Organisations Depicted:||Vulcan Truck; Wando Hills Farm|
|Format:||Negative: Black & White; 35 mm|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Wando Vale District, Victoria, Australia, circa 1925|
|References:||Chris McConville, 1988. Mum and Dad Made History, Museum of Victoria, Melbourne|