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Photograph - Gala Day Celebrations, Decorated Float, by Jack Walton, Ballarat, Victoria, 1935 Image Reg. No: MM 045567

Description:
Black and white image of a horse drawn wagon decorated for a street parade. On the back of the wagon is a model of a windmill with four children dressed as dutch people standing next to it.
Description Of Content:
A parade float featuring a windmill and children dressed in Dutch costumes. Part of the celebrations for Ballarat Gala Day. (see also cn187).
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 121 mm (Height), 164 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: celebrations, dutch communities, dutch immigration, fancy dress costumes, horsedrawn vehicles, parade floats, parades, windmills
Themes this item is part of: Clothing & Textiles Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Sustainable Futures 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.
Format: Photograph: Black & White; See Dimensions
Place & Date Depicted: Ballarat, Victoria, Australia, 1935

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