Copy Negative - Sunshine Technical School, Sunshine, Victoria, circa 1930s Image Reg. No: MM 077396

Black and white photograph of the Sunshine Technical School which was established by H.V McKay to train apprentices for his factory, Sunshine Harvester Works. Apprectices undertook part of their training at the school in the trade section. The school was one of the first technical schools built in Melbourne's western suburbs.

This image forms part of the extensive McKay Sunshine collection which includes images, film, objects, trade publications and oral histories.
Black and white copy negative.
Description Of Content:
A group of school boys and girls standing outside a school.
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: workers, portraits, school children, schools, streetscapes, school uniforms, technical secondary schools
Themes this item is part of: H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: EDUCATION
Secondary Classification: Trade & Technical Schools
Tertiary Classification: buildings & grounds
Format: Negative - Copy: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Sunshine Technical School, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 1910-1920


Joseph Psaila. Posted on 28 Jun 2015 6:58 PM
I have been in a 4 schools in my life span but is dear to my heart is the old Sunshine Tech (1959/62).
I miss the happy memories and would love some old time reunion. I still contact with a few oldies.

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