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Negative - Laying Foundation Stone for a Church, Elaine, Victoria, 1928 Image Reg. No: MM 000048

Description Of Content:
Laying the foundation stone for the Elaine Methodist church. There is a man seated at a portable organ on the left. There is a group of people behind him, the women wear dresses and hats, and the men wear suits and ties. There are several flags hanging from poles, and there is a woman standing beneath them with her hands on a box. There is a building to the left, and a large crate.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from G. Vincent, 1985
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: building construction, celebrations, ceremonies, churches, flags, keyboard instruments, musical instruments, organs, wind instruments, hats, children, ties, fashions
Themes this item is part of: Information & Communication Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: RELIGIONS
Secondary Classification: Christianity - Methodist
Tertiary Classification: buildings
People Depicted: Martin, W.; Martin, Mrs
Organisations Depicted: Elaine Methodist Church
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Elaine, Victoria, Australia, 1928
Creator: J Horne Studio, 1928

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