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Negative - Merbein, Victoria, 1910 Image Reg. No: MM 4896

Description Of Content:
A family group in front of their home. Although known as 'The Gables' the house appears to be constructed of corrugated iron and hessian. The women and children are dressed in their best clothes and the women are wearing very large hats. There is a pile of firewood and a saw horse on the right.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from R Bennett, 1987
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: agricultural workers, corrugated iron, domestic environment, families, farms, houses, huts
Themes this item is part of: Domestic & Community Life Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Residential Buildings
Tertiary Classification: exteriors
People Depicted: Bennett Family
Organisations Depicted: 'The Gables'
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Merbein, Victoria, Australia, 1910

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