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black and white photograph

From the Collection of Orbost & District Historical Society Ruskin Street Orbost Victoria

Description
A black / white head and shoulders portrait photograph of a man in a suit.There is also a framed photograph.
Size
H-150mm W-105mm
Object Registration
1073
Keywords
ingram-henry orbost-shire-council
Historical information
This is a photograph of Councillor Henry Ingram who represented North Riding from 1927 - 1947 on the Orbost Shire Council.
Harry Ingram delivered milk, bread, groceries and meat to towns between Delegate and Orbost with his eldest son. The pair generally drove a four wheeled wagon pulled by five horses along a hand carved winding track through the mountains.
When Made
C1947
Significance
This item is associated with the Orbost Shire Council. The shire covered an area of 9,347 square kilometres and existed from 1892 until 1994 when it became part of the East Gippsland Shire Council.
Inscriptions & Markings
on back - " Cr H. Ingram J.P. , North Riding 1929-1947"
Last updated
31 Jan 2019 at 2:26PM