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- A Place & Date Depicted Sunshine, Australia
Photograph - H.V. McKay Massey Harris, Fourth Liberty Loan Stall, Sunshine, Victoria, Oct 1943 Reg. No: MM 017950
- 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.
|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|
|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|
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'.