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Negative - Victorian Railways Decorative Arch Installed for Centenary Celebrations, Ballarat, Victoria, 1938 Image Reg. No: MM 000404

Description Of Content:
A Victorian Railways decorative arch installed for the Ballarat centenary celebrations. The arch bears the words 'Welcome to Ballarat'. Two drums at its base bear the years 1838 and 1938. A railway level crossing with gates is visible through the arch. A person is climbing on the telegraph pole to the left of the arch.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from R. Holmes, 1985
Acknowledgement:
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: advertising, commemorative arches, decorations, railway crossings
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Transport Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: PUBLIC EVENTS
Secondary Classification: Centenary of Ballarat
Tertiary Classification: street decorations
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Ballarat, Victoria, Australia, Mar 1938
Creator: Jane Holmes, Mar 1938

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