Tobacco drying kilns at Texas on the Queensland/New South Wales border, ca. 1935

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Where: 47 Broadway, Texas QLD 4385, Australia

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When: 01 January 1935

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Creator: Unidentified.

Location: Texas, Queensland.

Description: Tobacco farmers loading tobacco leaf into the drying kilns. 7 kilns and a shed can be seen with the men unloading the tobacco from the back of a ute.

View this image at the State Library of Queensland: hdl.handle.net/10462/deriv/215505

Information about State Library of Queensland’s collection: www.slq.qld.gov.au/resources/picture-queensland

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    rob.vndnB

    • 14/Feb/2017 11:51:33

    Thanks for sharing your wonderful photo for all to see. bid2 PLANET EARTH BACK IN THE DAY This group is dedicated to the past. www.flickr.com/groups/[email protected]/

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    Historical Australian Towns

    • 18/Apr/2018 00:31:30

    My Uncle and aunt's farm grew tobacco in Texas back in the 1970s. I remember when the shearers used to camp there every year, too.