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Negative - Farm Workers Eating Lunch Beside a Firewood Heap, Wangaratta District, Victoria, circa 1930 Image Reg. No: MM 6197

Description Of Content:
Three men and a boy taking a lunch (or midday dinner) break. They appear to have been cutting wood and are seated on wooden blocks in front of a large wood heap. There is a dog lying near the boy on the left and part of a horsedrawn wagon in the background.

In the forground is a wooden box stamped 'ONE GROSS HEENZO (CONCENTRATED) REGISTERED NAME FOR HEAN'S ESSENCE' and 'ONE BOTTLE MAKES A PINT FINEST FAMILY COUGH BLEND?'

'HEENZO' was widely advertised as a money-saving family remedy for influenza, coughs, colds & bronchitis.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Rita Morrison, 1988
Acknowledgement:
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

More information

Tagged with: agricultural workers, dogs, domestic animals, farms, picnics picnicking, woodpiles, farm workers
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Working Life
Tertiary Classification: workers
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Bowser, Wangaratta North, Victoria, Australia, circa 1930

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