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- A Place & Date Depicted Merrigum, Australia
Negative - Group Around a Motor Car Watching a Puncture Being Repaired, Merrigum, Victoria, 1910 Reg. No: MM 000117
- Description Of Content:
- A man pumping up a tyre. The car is jacked up and a tyre and inner tube and a bag of tools lie beside the car. Four women and a young boy are watching. The women are wearing dresses typical of the Edwardian era.
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from Frank Pitts, 1985
- The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
|Tagged with:||motor cars, pumps, tools, motor vehicle maintenance, fashions|
|Themes this item is part of:||Sustainable Futures Collection, Transport Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection|
|Primary Classification:||AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE|
|Secondary Classification:||Farm Transport|
|Tertiary Classification:||images (to be classified)|
|People Depicted:||Stephenson, Frank|
|Format:||Negative: Black & White; 35 mm|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Merrigum, Victoria, Australia, 1910|
|Photographer:||Ms Lilian Pitts, 1910|
Melbourne Herald, 1 January 1924, Ideal Holiday Competition
Pitts, Lillian Louisa, 'Merrigum Frank', compiled by Euan McGillivray and Matthew Nickson, Museum of Victoria, South Australia; Griffin Press Limited, 1990.
Cook, Valda Dorothy, 'Unremarkable Women? The Life and Times of Lillian Pitts, Photographer', (Honours Thesis- Monash University), 1992