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A black and white photograph.

From the Collection of Port of Echuca 52 Murray Esplanade Echuca Victoria

Description
A black and white rectangular photograph of two boys standing on a suspension bridge over a small river and surrounded by trees.
Size
H 8.8 cms X L 12.6 cms.
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Object Registration
P000200
Keywords
dowell family collection, campaspe river, echuca, grimwood
Historical information
This photograph is significant as it shows young boys in the early 20th Century. It also shows the state of the Campaspe river as well as bridge construction in the early 20th Century. It is part of the Dowell Family Collection and it is thought to be taken by Grimwood.
Significance
This photograph shows bridge construction in the early 20th Century. It also shows the way young boys dressed in the beginning of the 20th Century.
Inscriptions & Markings
Written on the front of the photograph in white lettering are the words; " Suspension bridge Campaspe." Written on the back of the photograph in pencil are the words; "Grimwood photo. c.1910? Bridge over Campaspe, probably near Showgrounds."
Last updated
23 Mar 2017 at 12:32PM