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Negative - Man Seated on Swing Scales, Sydney, New South Wales, 1937 Image Reg. No: MM 6209

Description Of Content:
A man being weighed. The weighing machine carries a sign reading: Machine is British and absolutely correct.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Rita Morrison, 1988
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: agricultural shows, humour, scales balances
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection, Leisure Collection, Science & Measurement Collection
Primary Classification: COMMERCE & RETAILING
Secondary Classification: Weights & Measures
Tertiary Classification: weighing machines
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1937

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