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- A Place & Date Depicted Frankston, Australia
photograph - H.V. McKay Massey Harris, Children at Company Picnic, Frankston, Victoria, 25 Feb 1950 Reg. No: MM 022036
- Black and white photograph of employees' children queuing for refreshments at the H.V McKay Massey Harris 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 374. 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 long line of children standing on an open field.
|Tagged with:||children, picnics picnicking, pkmhvgawnlj, factory workers, refreshment stand|
|Themes this item is part of:||H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Childhood & Youth 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 FRANKSTON PARK: CHILDREN FORMED A CONSTANT QUEUE AT THEIR REFESHMENT MARQUEE AND WERE WELL REWARDED FOR THEIR PATIENCE: 'SUNSHINE REVIEW': APRIL 1950|
|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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