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Photograph - Sunshine Technical School, Victoria, 1910-1920 Image Reg. No: MM 016522

Summary:
Black and white photograph of the Sunshine Technical School. The school was established with the assistance of H.V McKay. It supplied a pool of trained labour for the factory. Apprentices undertook part of their training at the technical school in the trade section. This was one of the first technical schools built in the western suburbs of Melbourne.

Photograph is located in an album, Volume One, "Views of Factory and Branches" p.154. 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 H. V. McKay Sunshine Collection which includes images, business and personal archives, films, objects, trade publications and oral histories.
Description Of Content:
A group of boys and girls standing in front of the Sunshine Technical School.
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: portraits, schools, streetscapes, workers, school children, apprenticeships, vocational training, manufacturing, agricultural farming organisations
Themes this item is part of: H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, Apprenticeships at Sunshine Harvester Works
Primary Classification: EDUCATION
Secondary Classification: Trade & Technical Schools
Tertiary Classification: buildings & grounds
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 1910-1920

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