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Photograph (1934) - SPALDING First Christmas Treat - 19 December 1934

From the Collection of Sunshine and District Historical Society Incorporated HUNT CLUB, 775 Ballarat Road, Deer Park 3023. SUNSHINE LIBRARY, Hampshire Road, Sunshine 3020. Victoria

Description
Photograph enclosed in a glass faced brown stained wooden frame, showing employees of SPALDING and their children at the company's First Christmas Treat on 19 December 1934.
Size
65 cm (H) X 79 cm (W) X 6.5 cm (D)
Object Registration
741
Keywords
spalding, employees, christmas treat, 1934, industries
Historical information
This factory was situated on the corner of Ballarat and McIntyre Rds in Sunshine Victoria and manufactured sporting goods. The factory ceased to exist during the early 1990's and has been replaced by the first Bunnings Hardware Store in Victoria.
When Made
Possibly 1934 or early 1935
Significance
Photograph shows that Spalding was a company that provided a Christmas Treat for its employees and their children.
Inscriptions & Markings
SPALDING FIRST CHRISTMAS TREAT
---19 DECEMBER 1934---
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:09AM