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Photograph - Federal Woollen Mills Float

From the Collection of National Wool Museum 26 Moorabool Street Geelong Victoria

Description
Black and white photo of the Federal Woollen Mills float in landscape format. The float is in the form of a Dutch setting with windmill and two girls in costume.
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Object Registration
8068
Keywords
wool, woollen mills, wool manufacture, federal woollen mills, geelong, gala day
Historical information
Federal Woollen Mills float for the 1938 Gala Day in Geelong. For over 20 years Geelong held a Gala Day to raise money for the Hospital. Many organisations created floats and paraded them in Geelong. In 1938 the day raised more than 10,000 pounds for the Hospital.
Inscriptions & Markings
Center of display - The Federal Woollen Mills Pty Ltd. Geelong. Famous Federalia Fabrics
Last updated
7 Sep 2020 at 2:40PM