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Negative - Queensbridge Motors, Holden Cars, Royal Melbourne Show, 1958 Image Reg. No: MM 051824

Summary:
Promotional display of FE Holden motor vehicles from Queensbridge Motors at the Royal Melbourne Show in 1958. This negative is part of the Laurie Richards Collection of approximately 85,000 negatives, which were mostly commissioned for advertising and public relations purposes, however they also document, significant changes in Melbourne during the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s.
Description:
Negative.
Description Of Content:
Queensbridge Motors stand at the 1958 Royal Melbourne Show. FE Holden car, station wagon, ute and a van painted with EMG television service markings.
Acknowledgement:
Laurie Richards Collection, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

More information

Tagged with: exhibitions, banners, retailing, motor cars, agricultural shows, royal melbourne show, signage, television receivers, delivery vehicles, retail workers, show grounds
Themes this item is part of: Laurie Richards Studio, Photographer, Melbourne, Victoria, Laurie Richards Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Information & Communication Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, Transport Collection
Primary Classification: ROAD TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Motor Vehicles
Tertiary Classification: car yard displays
Original Caption: STAND AT SHOW
Model Name/Number: FE
Format: Negative: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Flemington, Victoria, Australia, 24 Sep 1958
Creator: Laurie Richards Studio, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 24 Sep 1958

Comments

dave Posted on 07 Aug 2013 4:03 PM
they're actually FC Holdens ... not FE's.
maurice mcgovern Posted on 18 Jul 2014 9:06 AM
Yep,not definitely FC Holdens not FE.

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