black and white photograph
From the Collection of Orbost & District Historical Society Ruskin Street Orbost Victoria
- A black / white photograph of a man and a woman people standing in a large paddock of pumpkins.
- H-110mm W-152mm
- rodwell-harold rodwell-ina pumpkins-orbost agriculture-orbost farming-orbost
- This photograph shows Harold Rodwell and his daughter, Ina, in a paddock full of pumpkins. Pumpkins were grown widely on Orbost farms and used to feed pigs.
There was usually a competition for the heaviest or biggest pumpkin at the annual Orbost agricultural Show.
- firts half 20th century
- Warren, Mrs H. (Maker)
- This photograph is associated with the history of pumpkin growing in the Orbost district.
- on front - INA & H, Rodwell
- 27 Jun 2019 at 12:00PM