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  • nla.pic-an24171669
  • PIC/7755/4 LOC Drawer A113
  • Fitzpatrick, Jim, 1916-
  • Students at Drouin State School, Victoria tend the school's garden [picture]
  • [ca. 1944] 1 photograph : gelatin silver ; 15.9 x 21.5 cm.
  • Part of Drouin town and rural life during World War II [picture] 1944 and 1945.
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Creator
Fitzpatrick, Jim, 1916-
Title
Students at Drouin State School, Victoria tend the school's garden [picture] / photo by [Jim Fitzpatrick].
Date
[ca. 1944]
Extent
1 photograph : gelatin silver ; 15.9 x 21.5 cm.
Context
Series
  • Drouin town and rural life during World War II.
Notes
Title devised by cataloguer from caption on verso.

Condition: Good.

Part of the collection: Drouin town and rural life during World War II.

"U429/4. Drouin State School children tend the school's garde.

boys aged 10 to 14 years receive an hours agricultural instruction a week which means digging and growing cabbages, onions, potatoes, carrots, salads, tomatoes, Girls tend the flowers. Last year the school welfare fund made 46 pounds for sale of vegetables grown by the boys to the townsfolk. ..."--Printed on label.

Inscriptions: "Paul Guillumette, Inc. 475 Fifth Ave, New York City"-- Stamped on verso.

Also available in an electronic version via the Internet at: http://nla.gov.au/nla.pic-an24171669
Subject
  • School children -- Victoria -- Drouin -- Photographs.
  • Drouin (Vic.) -- Photographs.
Occupation
  • Students.
Other authors
  • Australia. Department of Information.
  • Fitzpatrick, Jim, 1916-
Identifier
nla.pic-an24171669
Bib id
vn2125476
Call number(s)
  • PIC/7755/4 LOC Drawer A113 *
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