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Photograph - H.V. McKay Massey Harris, Arthur Rose, Sunshine, Victoria, Dec 1945 Image Reg. No: MM 021601

Summary:
Black and white photograph of McKay apprentice Arthur Rose. He was an evacuee from Kent, England and worked as an apprentice at Sunshine since August 1944. He returned to England in December 1945. The Sunshine Review described Rose as being "a popular member of the various departments in which he worked". Prior to his departure from the factory, Rose received parting gifts which included an engraved wristlet watch, money belt and a wallet containing notes.
Description Of Content:
A young male is a work shirt smiling into the camera.
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: employees, world war ii 1939-1945, apprenticeships, english immigration, apprentices
Themes this item is part of: H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Apprenticeships at Sunshine Harvester Works, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: Agricultural & Horticultural Equipment
Tertiary Classification: apprenticeships & training
Original Caption: SUNSHINE REVIEW, DEC 1945
People Depicted: Rose, Arthur
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, Dec 1945

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