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StateLibQld 1 114908 Overland car being brought over the Bowen River, Queensland, ca.1914

StateLibQld 1 114908 Overland car being brought over the Bowen River, Queensland, ca.1914

 
 
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Overland car being brought over the Bowen River, Queensland, ca.1914
Possibly the first car over the Bowen River being pulled up the sandy riverbank by manpower. The vehicle is an American built Overland 1914. It was the first Overland with electric lighting. The Queensland State distributor of the Overland was E. G. Eager & Son.. Adjacent to the car is the horsedrawn passenger wagon to the left of the photograph.

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1914
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Item is held by John Oxley Library, State Library of Queensland.
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