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- A Place & Date Depicted Brunswick, Australia
Photograph - H.V. McKay Massey Harris, Annual Christmas Ball, Brunswick, Victoria, Dec 1949 Reg. No: MM 022027
- Black and white photograph of H.V McKay Massey Harris employees and friends enjoying the company Christmas Ball held at Brunswick Town Hall in 1949.
Photograph is located in an album: Volume No. 10: "Portraits, Sundry Machines, Royal Show 1945-51", page 369. 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 group of men and women standing in a room and facing the camera, smiling. Two men are kneeling at the front.
|Tagged with:||factory workers, christmas dinners, christmas celebrations, formal wear, balls dances|
|Themes this item is part of:||H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Social Gatherings Organised by Sunshine Harvester Works, Sustainable Futures Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY|
|Secondary Classification:||Agricultural & Horticultural Equipment|
|Tertiary Classification:||social functions|
|People Depicted:||McFaydgeon, Alan; Clifton, Gwen; Killeen, Kevin; Poole, Cliff; Nash, Trevor; Rhodes|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Brunswick, Victoria, Australia, Dec 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'.
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