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- A Place & Date Depicted Wangaratta, Australia
Negative - Children Displaying the Rewards of a Rabbiting Trip, Wangaratta District, Victoria, circa 1930 Reg. No: MM 6194
- Description Of Content:
- A young boy and girl standing in a vegie garden holding two pairs of rabbits. The boy holds a rifle under his arm and has an axe leaning against him. Several cats are looking on. The garden is enclosed with a chicken wire netting fence and has a picket gate. In the background are two corrugated iron water tanks, possibly adjacent to a house.
The older boy on the left is Albert Morrison and the younger child on the right his sister Jean Morrison. The Morrison family lived on a farm at Bowser (Wangaratta North) for three generations.
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from Rita Morrison, 1988
- The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
|Tagged with:||agricultural workers, cats, domestic animals, farms, hunting, rabbits, vegetables, children, fences, water tanks, vegetable gardens, gates, wire netting|
|Themes this item is part of:||Images & Image Making Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection, Childhood & Youth Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection|
|Primary Classification:||AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE|
|People Depicted:||(left to right):; Morrison, Albert; Morrison, Jean|
|Format:||Negative: Black & White; 35 mm|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Bowser, Wangaratta North, Victoria, Australia, circa 1930|
|References:||Record up dated with information on the identity of the person depcited from Collections Online comment by Peta Cose (nee Morrison), posted on 12 Nov 2012.|