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black / white photograph

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

Description
A sepia photograph of some women and children sitting in cars. Two of the women are holding babies. Two older girls in school uniforms are seated in the back of the car on the right.
Size
H-80mm W-133mm
Object Registration
3170
Keywords
cars-1920 gilbert-mary nixon-mrs p. hossack-mrs a. gilbert-annie irvine-margaret
Historical information
Included in the photograph are Mrs P. Nixon and her two children, Mary Gilbert, Margaret Irvine, Mrs A. Hossack, Annie Gilbert. they are watching a football match around 1920.
When Made
C1920
Significance
This photograph is associated with Mary Gilbert, a well-known Orbost citizen. It is a pictorial record of a social activity of the first half 20th century. It also shows the clothing and transport of that time.
Last updated
24 Feb 2020 at 2:42PM