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Photograph - Gala Day Celebrations, Decorated Float, by Jack Walton, Ballarat, Victoria, 1938 Image Reg. No: MM 045534

Black and white image of a small truck decorated as a float for a street parade. There is a large mantel clock and a large kettle in the back of the truck.
Description Of Content:
A parade float consisting of a motor truck with a giant electric kettle and clock on top. Part of the celebrations for the centenary of Ballarat Gala Day.
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 121 mm (Height), 166 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: advertising, celebrations, clocks, decorations, kettles, motor cars, motor trucks, parades, power lines, power poles, horology
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, Transport Collection, Science & Measurement Collection
Primary Classification: PUBLIC EVENTS
Secondary Classification: Ballarat Gala Day
Tertiary Classification: parades & street festivals
Inscriptions: Text, stamped reverse: MAR 28 1938.
Format: Photograph: Black & White; See Dimensions
Place & Date Depicted: Ballarat, Victoria, Australia, 28 Mar 1938
Photographer: Mr Jack Walton, Ballarat, Victoria, Australia

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