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- A Place & Date Depicted Sunshine, Australia
Photograph - H.V. McKay Massey Harris, Sunshine Factory Novelty Band, Sunshine, Victoria, Sep 1948 Reg. No: MM 021724
- Photograph of "The Sunshine Factory Novelty Band at a social evening for workers", September 1948. The band performed at a variety of social functions organised by the Sunshine Harvester Works.
Photograph is located in an album: Volume No. 10: "Portraits, Sundry Machines, Royal Show 1945-51", page 127. 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 nine musicians on a stage holding instruments. Three are standing in the back, while six are seated at the front.
|Tagged with:||performers, musicians, music band, factory 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:||'The Sunshine Factory Novelty Band at a social evening for workers'.|
|People Depicted:||(left to right - front row):; Potter, Lou; Shuffrey, Harry; Caddick, Harry; Hand, Brian; Moore, Frank; Greig, George; (left to right - back row):; Jones, Charlie; Anderson, Charlie; Weule, N.|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, Sep 1948|
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'.