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- A Place & Date Depicted Frankston, Australia
Photograph - H.V. McKay Massey Harris, Sprinters at Company Picnic, Frankston, Victoria, 25 Feb 1950 Reg. No: MM 022033
- Black and white photograph showing the finish of the final at the Sunshine Handicap (with Harold Mason winning) at the Sunshine Harvester Works Picnic held at the Frankston Park in 1950.
Photograph is located in an album: Volume No. 10: "Portraits, Sundry Machines, Royal Show 1945-51", page 373. 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:
- Five runners approaching the finish line at an athletics event.
|Tagged with:||employees, picnics picnicking, workers, athletics|
|Themes this item is part of:||H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Social Gatherings Organised by Sunshine Harvester Works, Sporting Clubs at Sunshine Harvester Works|
|Primary Classification:||MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY|
|Secondary Classification:||Agricultural & Horticultural Equipment|
|Tertiary Classification:||social functions|
|Original Caption:||'SUNSHINE HARVESTER WORKS PICNIC 1950'|
|People Depicted:||Gathercole, M.; Mason, H.; Wilcox, E.; Laity, W.|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Frankston, Victoria, Australia, 25 Feb 1950|
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'.