Historical information

The National Library notes in its collection - Decorated dummy and car which, electrically illuminated, traversed the Melbourne cable tramways in celebration of peace, on the evenings of Monday and Tuesday, the 14th and 15th July, 1919. Has a illustrated card published by the Tramway Board 1919. Five men on the tram in full uniform of the time.

Significance

Yields information about the cable tram set decorated to celebrate Peace after World War 1

Physical description

3692 - Black and white photograph of a decorated cable tram set, celebrating the peace after World War 1, soon after the signing of the Treaty of Versailles.
3692.1 - block mounted version - with the caption "Mr. Potter early Brunswick Gripman in front of Dummy".

Inscriptions & markings

Has Department of Infrastructure copyright stamp on rear and number "H243" in ink on rear and "1-14"