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Photograph - H.V. McKay Massey Harris, Members of Social Committee, Sydney, New South Wales, Jun 1947 Image Reg. No: MM 021661

Summary:
Black and white photograph of members from the H.V McKay Massey Harris social committee who were planning their annual ball when this image was taken. Those photographed are (from left to right): Miss G. Turner, S. Baker, Miss J. Thomas, Miss S. Casey, Miss E. Crockett and B.R. Brear.

Photograph is located in an album: Volume No. 3: "Miscellaneous: H.V. McKay Ballarat, Sunshine Factories & Products; Maps, Plans & Charts; Passport Photographs; 1904-1945", page 16. 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 four women and two men standing in a garden.
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: representatives, factory workers, women s work, social clubs, balls dances
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: workers
Original Caption: SOCIAL COMMITTEE - THESE YOUNG PEOPLE FROM SYDNEY BRANCH'S ENERGETIC SOCIAL COMMITTEE, WHO ARE AT PRESENT PLANNING THEIR ANNUAL BALL. LEFT TO RIGHT - MISS G. TURNER, S. BAKER, MISS J. THOMAS, MISS S. CASEY, MISS E. CROCKETT & B. R. BREAR. SUNSHINE REVIEW, JUNE 1947
People Depicted: Turner, G; Baker, S; Thomas, J; Casey, S; Crockett, E; Brear, B.R
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, Jun 1947
References: 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'.
Bibliography:
  1. [Chapter] Dale-Hallett, Liza, et al. 'The McKay Collection', in Rasmussen, Carolyn. A Museum for the People: A History of Museum Victoria. p.271-273., 2001
  2. [Article] 2003. "Resurrecting the Sunshine Harvester Works: Re-presenting and Reinterpreting the Experience of Industrial Work in Twentieth-Century Australia", Labour History., 2003
  3. [Article] Dale-Hallett, Liza. 2004. "Collecting by Stealth: the HV McKay Collection", Museum Victoria Magazine., 2004

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