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- A Place & Date Depicted Wangaratta, Australia
Negative - Farm Workers Eating Lunch Beside a Firewood Heap, Wangaratta District, Victoria, circa 1930 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
- The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
|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|
|Format:||Negative: Black & White; 35 mm|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Bowser, Wangaratta North, Victoria, Australia, circa 1930|