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Negative - Commercial Bank of Australia & Streetscape, Kyabram, Victoria, circa 1910 Image Reg. No: MM 000086

Description Of Content:
A street scene in Kyabram with the Commercial Bank of Australia on the left and a town hall (?) at the right. The town hall (?) tower has a space for the installation of a clock. Three women, a young girl and man are walking down the street. The women and young girl wear dresses and hats and the man a suit and hat all typical of the Edwardian era.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Frank Pitts, 1985
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: advertising, banks, streetscapes, town halls, townships, umbrellas, verandahs, fashions, dresses
Themes this item is part of: Sustainable Futures Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: ENVIRONMENTS
Secondary Classification: Rural
Tertiary Classification: streetscapes
Organisations Depicted: Commercial Bank of Australia.
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Kyabram, Victoria, Australia, circa 1910
Photographer: Ms Lilian Pitts, circa 1910


Stephen Coutts-Smith Posted on 10 Jul 2014 12:12 PM
Just confirming that the building at the right is indeed the old Kyabram town hall, which was without a clock for many years. Photo is taken from the junction of Allan and Union streets, facing nominally east.

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