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Photograph - Sunshine Harvester Works Honour Roll, Sunshine, Victoria, 1920 Image Reg. No: MM 017424

Black and white photograph of the Sunshine Harvester Works' honour roll. The image was taken in 1920 and lists the names of workers who died in World War I (1914-1918). It was unveiled by the Governor-General at the Sunshine Harvester Works on August 24 1917.

Photograph is located in an album: Volume No. 3: "Miscellaneous: H.V. McKay Ballarat, Sunshine Factories & Products; Maps, Plans & Charts; Passport Photographs; 1904-1945", page 26. 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.
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: factories, honour rolls, world war i 1914-1918, soldiers, memorials
Themes this item is part of: H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: Agricultural & Horticultural Equipment
Tertiary Classification: honour boards
Original Caption: SUNSHINE HONOR ROLL 1920
Inscriptions: Many names are listed.
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 1920
References: 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'.
  1. [Book], Ms Olwen Ford - Sunshine and District Historical Society, Harvester Town: The Making of Sunshine 1890-1925, Sunshine and District Historical Society, Sunshine, 2001, 2001
  2. [Article] 2003. "Resurrecting the Sunshine Harvester Works: Re-presenting and Reinterpreting the Experience of Industrial Work in Twentieth-Century Australia", Labour History., 2003
  3. [Article] Dale-Hallett, Liza. 2004. "Collecting by Stealth: the HV McKay Collection", Museum Victoria Magazine., 2004

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