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Photograph - H.V. McKay Massey Harris, Fourth Liberty Loan Stall, Sunshine, Victoria, Oct 1943 Image Reg. No: MM 017950

Summary:
Black and white photograph of a stall set up in Russel Street near the main gain gates of the H.V McKay Massey Harris. The stall was used to collect money for the Fourth Liberty Loan campaign.

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 155. 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:
A man leaning into a stall set up outside a factory building. The Australian and New Zealand flags have been pinned to the wall behind the stall.
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: factories, flags, fundraising, stalls, world war ii 1939-1945, war bonds, fundraising events
Themes this item is part of: H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Sunshine Harvester Works, Contributions to the War Effort, World War II, 1940-1945, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: MILITARY HISTORY
Secondary Classification: Civilian Life
Tertiary Classification: fundraising
Original Caption: STALL FOR 4TH LIBERTY LOAN, RUSSELL ST. (IN THE) FACTORY: OCT 1943
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, Oct 1943
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'.
Bibliography:
  1. [Chapter] Dale-Hallett, Liza, et al. 'The McKay Collection', in Rasmussen, Carolyn. A Museum for the People: A History of Museum Victoria. p.271-273., 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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