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- A Place & Date Depicted Sunshine, Australia
Photograph - H.V. McKay, Home of H.V McKay, Sunshine, Victoria, 1910-1930 Reg. No: MM 016516
- Black and white photograph of H.V McKay's house. One of the original McKay residences in Talmage Street, Sunshine (off Anderson Road and King Edward Avenue). This house was owned and built by Mr H.V. McKay, later lived in by his son, Cecil McKay. This property was bought to be converted to a funeral parlour but burnt down in the 1960s.
Photograph is located in an album: Volume No.1: 'Views of Factories and Branches', page 153. This is one of 25 albums that provide detailed visual documentation of the activities of the McKay enterprise.
This image forms part of the extensive McKay Sunshine collection which includes images, film, objects, trade publications and oral histories.
- Description Of Content:
- Large Edwardian house with a front garden. This is one of the original residences built by H.V. McKay for his family and executives.
|Tagged with:||gardens, houses, workers, domestic life, suburbs|
|Themes this item is part of:||H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection|
|Primary Classification:||DOMESTIC LIFE|
|Secondary Classification:||Residential Buildings|
|Tertiary Classification:||front gardens|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 1910-1930|
http://museumvictoria.com.au/sunshine. Viewed 7.5.09.
http://adbonline.anu.edu.au/biogs/A100286b.htm. Viewed 7.5.09.
Perry, Warren. 'The Science Museum of Victoria'.