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Photographs documenting the closure of Electrolux factory, Orange, New South Wales, 7 April 2016 / by Louise Whelan

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16AX2zDn

Photographs documenting the closure of Electrolux factory, Orange, New South Wales, 7 April 2016 / by Louise Whelan

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Photographs documenting the closure of Electrolux factory, Orange, New South Wales, 7 April 2016 / by Louise Whelan

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Photographs documenting the closure of Electrolux factory, Orange, New South Wales, 7 April 2016 / by Louise Whelan

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Date

7 April 2016

Record Identifier

16AX2zDn
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21 photographs - digital, TIFF, colour

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Copyright status : In copyright - Life of photographer plus 70 years

Copyright holder : Louise Whelan

Research & study copies allowed

Approval for publication required : From copyright holder

Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales and Courtesy Louise Whelan

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Contents

A collection of 21 digital photographs documenting the closure of Australia's last refrigeration factory, the Electrolux plant in Orange, New South Wales in April 2016.

Item 01: The closing of the Electrolux factory, Orange, New South Wales. Workers at the Edward Street entrance, 7 April 2016 / photograph by Louise Whelan
Item 02: The clo...

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Photographs documenting the closure of Electrolux factory, Orange, New South Wales, 7 April 2016 / by Louise Whelan

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NOTES

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Acquired in digital format. Access copy available online.

Description source

Titled from information supplied by the photographer

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Purchased from Louise Whelan, 2016

Administrative / Biographical history

Louise Whelan is a visual artist with photomedia base, her interdisciplinary approach spans photomedia, projection, video art and installation. Much of her practice draws inspiration from environmental and humanitarian issues, and her interest in the aesthetic of memory. Louise is widely published and exhibited. She photographs for the state libraries of New South Wales and Western Australia and the National Library of Australia. She has more than 30 national and international awards to her name including Winner, Julia Margaret Cameron Award UK(Documentary and Editorial), Finalist, National Portrait Prize Australia (2012 and 2013, 2016) and The Head On Portrait Prize 2011.
Reference:
Louise Whelan. https://australiansall.photoshelter.com/ (accessed 29 August 2018)

The Electrolux factory in Orange was Australia’s last refrigeration factory. It was built in 1941 as a small arms factory to boost Australia's war effort, producing barrels for .303 rifles and bayonets.

At the end of the war Orange mayor Jack Jaeger led a protest march through the city to demand employm...

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16AX2zDn

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