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- A Place & Date Depicted Williamstown, Australia
Photograph - H.V. McKay Massey Harris, Rifle Club, Williamstown, Victoria, Sep 1949 Reg. No: MM 021996
- Black and white photograph showing members of the Sunshine Harvester Works Rifle Club at the rifle range. Back row (left to right): Harold Brown, Arthur Gillespie, Tom Pritcher, Vic Patterson. Front row (left to right): Jack Phalp, Les Zerbst, and Alan Taylor.
Photograph is located in an album: Volume No. 10: "Portraits, Sundry Machines, Royal Show 1945-51", page 359. 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:
- Group of seven men located in a field. Four are standing in the back, while three are seated at the front. Most of the men are holding rifles. In the background is an individual seated on a stool.
|Tagged with:||employees, shooting, rifles, sporting clubs, rifle shooting, sporting firearms|
|Themes this item is part of:||H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Sporting Clubs at Sunshine Harvester Works, Sustainable Futures Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY|
|Secondary Classification:||Agricultural & Horticultural Equipment|
|Tertiary Classification:||sports teams|
|Original Caption:||SOME OF THE MEMBERS OF THE SUNSHINE HARVESTER WORKS RIFLE CLUB AT THE RIFLE RANGE. BACK ROW (L. TO R.): HAROLD BROWN, ARTHUR GILLESPIE, TOM PRITCHER, VIC PATTERSON. FRONT ROW (L. TO R.): JACK PHALP, LES ZERBST, AND ALAN TAYLOR: 'SUNSHINE REVIEW': SEPT 1949|
|Inscriptions:||Stamped: "H.V. MCKAY MASSEY HARRIS PTY LTD SUNSHINE"|
|People Depicted:||Brown, Harold; Gillespie, Arthur; Pritcher, Tom; Patterson, Vic; Phalp, Jack; Zerbst, Les|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Williamstown, Victoria, Australia, Sep 1949|
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'.