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- A Place & Date Depicted Frankston, Australia
Photograph - H.V. McKay Massey Harris, Married Men's Race at Company Picnic, Frankston, Victoria, 25 Feb 1950 Reg. No: MM 022034
- Black and white photograph of men participating in the Married Men's Race held during the H.V McKay Massey Harris picnic at Frankston Park.
Photograph is located in an album: Volume No. 10: "Portraits, Sundry Machines, Royal Show 1945-51", page 372. 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 seven men running towards the finish line. One man seen has fallen to the ground.
|Tagged with:||employees, picnics picnicking, workers|
|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|
|Original Caption:||SUNSHINE HARVESTER WORKS PICNIC 1950: HELD AT THE FRANKSTON PARK: THE MARRIED MEN SHOW THEIR PACES: 'SUNSHINE REVIEW': APRIL 1950|
|Inscriptions:||Stamped: "H.V. MCKAY MASSEY HARRIS PTY LTD SUNSHINE. 25 FEB 1950"|
|People Depicted:||Nicholls, Ernie; Bradbury, Peter|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Frankston, Victoria, Australia, 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'.
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