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Negative - Walpeup, Victoria, 1911 Image Reg. No: MM 7261

Description Of Content:
The Simpson family in front of their home at Walpeup. Their homes are tents constructed from hessian bags sewn together and fastened over a timber frame. Assorted furniture and utensils on tables outside. A small child looks out from inside one of the tents.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from G Armstrong, 1988
Acknowledgement:
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: domestic environment, families, furnishings, hessian, houses, huts, kitchens, prams, tents
Themes this item is part of: Domestic & Community Life Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Residential Buildings
Tertiary Classification: exteriors
People Depicted: Simpson, Tom; Simpson Family
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Walpeup, Victoria, Australia, 1911
Creator: W F Johnson Studio, 1911

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