Hector Hunter outside Hunter's Garage, Hughenden, 1940s; Unidentified; 2011-62
Hector Hunter outside Hunter's Garage, Hughenden, 1940sAbout this object
Image of Hector Hunter standing next to a classic car outside Hunter's Garage on Flynn Street, Hughenden in the 1940s. Visible signage on the garage front indicates that Hunter's was the agent for Dodge, Chrysler, De Soto & Plymouth cars and Dodge & Fargo trucks.
Hector Hunter was the first man in Hughenden to be awarded an MBE (Member of the Order of the British Empire). He was also a member of the Hughenden Town Council for many years, and then the Shire Council.
This photo is a modern reproduction, not the original.
reproductionInscription and Marks
Handwritten on reverse side: "Hughenden District Historical Society / Hector Hunter [beside] at his Garage in Flynn Street (about No  12) / Flynn Street / No. [24A] B28A" [text crossed out]Measurements
183 x 132mmSubject and Association Keywords
Flinders Shire Historical Photograph ProjectCredit Line
Gift of Hughenden & District Historical Society, care of Mrs Colleen Murdoch.Object Type
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