Women machinists sewing underwear at Lucas textiles factory, Ballarat, Victoria, 1963 [picture]
Women machinists sewing underwear at Lucas textiles factory, Ballarat, Victoria, 1963
Photograph; Circa 1860; 047.80 on eHive
Photograph sepia featuring two men & two women outside a weatherboard building and a shop named "The Race Store". Handwritten inscription written at side and at top of photo reads: "Jas. Bennett, Barkly St., Mt. Pleasant". c1860 The people in the photograph are from the left: James Harris, his sister Eliza Harris, Mary-Anne Bennett (nee Harris) and her husband and the shop owner, James Bennett. The shop was on the corner of Barkly and Bradshaw Streets. These names provided by James Harris'…
Ballarat No 43, was previously Geelong No 40, transferred in 1956. Donated to Newtown council by the SEC in 1971 and displayed (in the open in a wire enclosure) in Queens Park. Donated to TMSV in 1987 and transferred to Bylands. In poor condition.