Summary

Note: This object includes a derogatory depiction of a First Nations people. Such depictions are not condoned by Museums Victoria which considers them to be racist. Historical distance and context does not excuse or erase this fact.

Description of Content

Horse-drawn wagon carrying a number of people who appear to be in black face, depicting Aboriginal people. There is a sign 'hate' attached to the shafts, a sign on the front of the wagon 'Our motto help Australians' and a partly obscured sign on the side of the cart which reads'I hate pulling these'Australians'.'.

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