JOB HUNTING IN THE 1930s // history repeats

The great depression Many people would make signs to find themselves work. This man has 3 kids to provide for. He is talking about how he has all these things but just wants one job. People were desperate for jobs.

Horse Drawn Road Making, Bendigo, Victoria, circa 1915. Workers of the Bendigo Country Roads Board constructing a road. They are using horse-drawn scoops.

Horse Drawn Road Making, Bendigo, Victoria, circa Workers of the Bendigo Country Roads Board constructing a road. They are using horse-drawn scoops.

Culture Victoria - Chinese leaving for the diggings from Newstead on a Cobb & Co coach, c1865-1871

Chinese leaving for the diggings from Newstead on a Cobb & Co coach, - Language, A Key to Survival: Cantonese-English Phrasebooks in Australia - Culture Victoria

1936, camping on the foreshore at Rosebud,Victoria Australia  They are grouped around a camp fire, there are tents on the left and a car on the righ

camping on the foreshore at Rosebud,Victoria Australia They are grouped around a camp fire, there are tents on the left and a car on the righ

The road between Rosebud and Dromana until 1920s

The road between Rosebud and Dromana until

Cobb & Co. Coach outside of Harcourt Warburton, Victoria.

Cobb & Co. Coach outside of "Harcourt" Warburton, Victoria. State Library of Victoria.

Main St,Bunyip in the Gippsland region of Victoria in 1908.

Main St,Bunyip in the Gippsland region of Victoria in

Southern Aurora collision, Violet Town, 7 February 1969. Description: SOUTHERN AURORA DISASTER AERIAL NEGATIVE 7TH FEBRUARY 69 Date: 07/02/1969

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The Main Street, Yarra Junction. Looks like something out of a cowboy western movie

The Main Street, Yarra Junction. Looks like something out of a cowboy western movie

Snow storm at Benalla,Victoria on 31 May 1913.Photo from.University of Melbourne Archives.A♥W

A view across the concrete reinforced road bridge over the Broken River, looking towards Benalla East. Fallen snow is visible. The Benalla Post and Telegraph Office is in the background.

Nhill,Victoria in 1915. A bootmaker at the gate to his shop: 'W. Barnes, Bootmaker'

Nhill,Victoria in A bootmaker at the gate to his shop: 'W.

Southern Aurora accident, Violet Town, 7 February 1969. Description: SOUTHERN AURORA DISASTER VARIOUS PHOTOS AS CONFISCATED AT VIOLET TOWN, TAKEN IMMEDIATELY THE CRASH OCCURRED, BY POLISH JOURNALISTS

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