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Negative - Geelong, Victoria, 1901 Image Reg. No: MM 7144

Description Of Content:
A ceremony at the statue of Queen Victoria. There are wreaths on the statue so this is probably marking her death. Suttons Proprietary Limited is in the background.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mrs E. Bray, 1988
Acknowledgement:
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: ceremonies, flags, soldiers, wreaths, sculpture
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: CELEBRATIONS & TRADITIONS
Secondary Classification: Death & Mourning
Tertiary Classification: commemoration
Organisations Depicted: Suttons Pty Ltd; Queen Victoria
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Geelong, Victoria, Australia, 1901
Creator: 1901

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Scott Sharp Posted on 02 Aug 2013 12:05 PM
This photograph is actually of the unveiling of the new Queen Victoria statue in Market Square, Geelong on May 24, 1904. State Governor Sir Reginald Talbot is officiating.

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