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Digital Photograph - Family Watching Television for First Time, Brighton Beach, 1957 Image Reg. No: MM 110153

Description Of Content:
A view through a doorway of a family watching television in their home at Brighton Beach, 1957.

This shows the Trenberth family watching their new television in their family home in Brighton Beach, 12 October 1957. This was the first time anyone in the Trenberth family had seen a television. They were also celebrating Marlene Trenberth and Brian Austin's engagement party.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mrs Marlene Austin, 2006
Contributed by Mrs Marlene Austin
Discipline: History

More information

Tagged with: croydon
Themes this item is part of: Information & Communication Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: COMMUNICATIONS
Secondary Classification: Television
Tertiary Classification: viewing
Inscriptions: Engagement party watching TV 12/10/57
People Depicted: Tivendale, Dorothy; Tivendale, Nole; Tivendale, Peter; Trenberth; Millicent; unknown person
Format: Digital Still Image: Colour; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Brighton Beach, Victoria, Australia, 10 Dec 1957
Photographer: Mrs Marlene Austin

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