Metropolitan Police on duty at Broken Hill

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Title

Metropolitan Police on duty at Broken Hill

Date

8 February 1909

Description

Photograph of a group of police taken while at Broken Hill, early in 1909. These men were sent as reinforcements during the mining strike that was taking place that year.
The reverse side is inscribed with the following message: "This is a group of Metropolitan Police during duty at Broken Hill taken by a local Photographer. You will see the old General lying down in the front. Broken Hill, 8/2/09."

Identifier

RW5/117

Publisher

Wagga Wagga and District Historical Society

Original Format

Photographic print

Physical Dimensions

130x80mm

Citation

“Metropolitan Police on duty at Broken Hill,” Charles Sturt University Regional Archives Digital Gallery, accessed September 21, 2019, https://csuregarch.intersect.org.au/items/show/1724.