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Photograph - Gala Day Celebrations, Decorated Float, by Jack Walton, Ballarat, Victoria, circa 1935 Image Reg. No: MM 045537

Description:
Black and white image of a car pulling a wagon with a mock paddle steamer on it.
Description Of Content:
A parade float carrying a 'boat' named'S.S.Rupanyup' and with the legend'Captured in the wilds of the Wimmera'. Part of the celebrations of Ballarat Gala Day.
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 120 mm (Height), 165 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: celebrations, fancy dress costumes, motor cars, parade floats, parades, sailors, ships, trailers, uniforms
Themes this item is part of: Clothing & Textiles Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Transport Collection
Primary Classification: PUBLIC EVENTS
Secondary Classification: Ballarat Gala Day
Tertiary Classification: parades & street festivals
Inscriptions: Text, on boat: S.S./RUPANYUP.
Text, side of wagon: CAPTURED IN THE WILDS OF THE WIMMERA.
Format: Photograph: Black & White; See Dimensions
Place & Date Depicted: Ballarat, Victoria, Australia, by 1938

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