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Photograph - Gala Day Celebrations, Decorated Truck, by Jack Walton, Ballarat, Victoria, 1935 Image Reg. No: MM 045564

Description:
Black and white image of a truck decorated for a street parade. Model of matchmaking factory on back of truck.
Description Of Content:
A parade float advertising 'Bryant & May's Matches', featuring a scale model of the factory building. Part of the celebrations for Ballarat Gala Day.
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 121 mm (Height), 167 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: advertising, celebrations, decorations, factories, motor trucks, parade floats, parades, scale models, signage
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, Transport Collection
Primary Classification: PUBLIC EVENTS
Secondary Classification: Ballarat Gala Day
Tertiary Classification: parades & street festivals
Inscriptions: Text, stamped reverse: JACK WALTON/8 MAR 1935.
Text, on side of truck: Meet MR. BRYMAY with the Flaming Locks/A Striking Good Fellow, One out of the Box/BRYANT & MAY'S/MATCHES.
Organisations Depicted: Bryant & May's
Format: Photograph: Black & White; See Dimensions
Place & Date Depicted: Ballarat, Victoria, Australia, 1935
Organisation Named: Bryant & May, Richmond, Victoria, Australia, 1935

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