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Photograph - Memorial Cross, by Jack Walton, Mt Macedon, Victoria, circa 1935 Image Reg. No: MM 045589

Description:
Black and white image of a large memorial cross.
Description Of Content:
The memorial cross located on the summit of Mount Macedon.
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 165 mm (Height), 215 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: fences, footpaths, gates, lookouts, memorials, monuments, trees, war memorials, world war i 1914-1918
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MILITARY HISTORY
Secondary Classification: Memorials
Tertiary Classification: monuments & statues
Format: Photograph: Black & White; See Dimensions
Place Depicted: Mount Macedon, Macedon Ranges, Victoria, Australia

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Meg Posted on 12 Apr 2010 8:48 PM
Please tell the history and age of the memorial cross. Has the design changed over the years?
Discovery Centre Posted on 16 Apr 2010 12:05 PM
Museum Victoria Comment
Hi Meg - The Memorial Cross was erected by a private citizen, Mr William Cameron, in the 1930s to commemorate those who died in World War I and to provide work for the unemployed in the depression.

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