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Negative - Wando Vale District, Victoria, circa 1925 Image Reg. No: MM 003239

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:
Three men beside a Vulcan truck loaded with wool bales on 'Wando Hills' farm.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mrs Eric McDonald, 1986
Acknowledgement:
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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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

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