Stories Organisations Projects About Login

Photograph - original - Thistle Conference Rochester 1907

From the Collection of Tatura Irrigation & Wartime Camps Museum 49 Hogan S Tatura VIC

Sepia photograph of 39 men outside Council Chambers, Rochester, 1907.
L 20 cm x W 13.7 cm
Object Registration
Historical information
Original photograph of 39 men from G. V. Region at Thistle Conference, Rochester, 30 May 1907. Men would have been Councillors. Thistles on the land were a great problem in the early 1900's. Unemployed were often given the job of digging them out.
When Made
Made By
V. Russell Photographer (Maker)
Inscriptions & Markings
on back: Thistle Conference Rochester 30 May 1907
Last updated
13 Nov 2018 at 10:07AM