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Negative - Recruiting Tram, Geelong, World War I, 1914 Image Reg. No: MM 6839

Summary:
A tram used for recruiting during World War I. There are posters along the side of the tram and the sign 'Come on Geelong'.

The posters on the tram include 'Line Up Boys, Enlist Today' (Australian War Memorial collection ART00426), 'We're Both Needed to Serve the Guns!' (Australian National University collection 1885/7193) and 'Boys Come Along, You're Wanted' (Australian War Memorial collection ARTV00449).
Description Of Content:
A tram used for recruiting during World War I. There are posters along the side of the tram and the sign 'Come on Geelong'.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from S.E.C., 1988
Acknowledgement:
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: advertising, australian army, cable trams, recruitment, war effort, world war i 1914-1918, military forces
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Transport Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: MILITARY HISTORY
Secondary Classification: Service
Tertiary Classification: recruitment
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Geelong, Victoria, Australia, 1914

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