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Depression "bread wars", corner store on Bourke & Fitzroy Streets, Surry Hills, Sydney, 21 August 1934 / Sam Hood | by State Library of New South Wales collection
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Depression "bread wars", corner store on Bourke & Fitzroy Streets, Surry Hills, Sydney, 21 August 1934 / Sam Hood

Note: The shop still stands, worn step included, but the area has gentrified since its slum days

 

Format: Negative

 

From the collections of the Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales www.sl.nsw.gov.au

 

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Taken on August 27, 1934