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- A Place & Date Depicted Frankston, Australia
Photograph - H.V. McKay Massey Harris, Norma Bradley at Company Picnic, Frankston, Victoria, 25 Feb 1950 Reg. No: MM 022037
- Black and white photograph of H.V McKay Massey Harris employee Norma Bradley after she was awarded the title of 'Miss Sunshine, 1950' at the company's picnic held at Frankston Park.
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 woman standing in a one-piece bathing suit with a crowd of onlookers behind her. She is also wearing a sash and holding a trophy.
|Tagged with:||beaches, beauty contests, employees, picnics picnicking, social activities, women s work|
|Themes this item is part of:||H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Social Gatherings Organised by Sunshine Harvester Works, ?Miss Sunshine? Beauty Pageant, by Sunshine Harvester Works, Melbourne, circa 1940s-1950s|
|Primary Classification:||MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY|
|Secondary Classification:||Agricultural & Horticultural Equipment|
|Tertiary Classification:||social functions|
|Original Caption:||'Sunshine Harvester Works Picnic 1950: held at Frankston Park: Miss Norma Bradley - awarded the title of 'Miss Sunshine, 1950' with appropriate sash and trophy'|
|People Depicted:||Bradley, Norma|
|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'.
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