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Negative - Hoffman Family Making German Sausage, Glenore District, Victoria, circa 1900 Image Reg. No: MM 001328

Description Of Content:
The Hoffman family making German sausage at a table in their backyard. Mincing and sausage making machinery on the table. A young boy holds two dogs in the foreground with a cockatoo also on the ground near the table.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Miss Dianne Scott, 1985
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: australian native animals, backyards, cockatoos, dogs, domestic animals, domestic technology, families, food preparation, household chores, pets, smallgoods
Themes this item is part of: Domestic & Community Life Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: DOMESTIC LIFE
Secondary Classification: Images (To Be Classified)
Tertiary Classification: images (to be classified)
People Depicted: Hoffman, Gus; Hoffman Family
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Glenore District, Victoria, Australia, circa 1900
Creator: Edgar Evans, circa 1900


Annette Brown Posted on 04 Jun 2010 1:27 PM
How do I get permission to use this image in a Doctoral Thesis?
Discovery Centre Posted on 05 Jun 2010 12:34 PM
Museum Victoria Comment
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Mal Drendel Posted on 29 Jun 2015 7:55 PM
Gus Hoffmann's wife was Martha (nee Drendel) Their farm was on the edge of Lake Abacutya in the Mallee area north of Rainbow.
Mal Drendel Posted on 29 Jun 2015 8:08 PM
sorry - that should be "Lake Albacutya"

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