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Digital Photograph - Family Sitting in Front of Cars & Tarpaulin at Beach, Ricketts Point, 1939 Image Reg. No: MM 110190

Description Of Content:
Extended family posed in front of two cars and tarpaulin. A man is leaning on a card table in centre. Car on the right appears to be a 1939 Chevrolet.

The Cornish extended family on a picnic, in front of their cars, at Ricketts Point, 1 January 1939. Claude and Edith Cornish went to Ricketts Points every Boxing and New Years Day with Claude's brother and his family. They would go in two cars and put a tarpaulin across the cars.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mrs Anne Hall, 2006
Contributed by Mrs Anne Hall
Discipline: History

More information

Themes this item is part of: Leisure Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: RECREATION & TOURISM
Secondary Classification: Relaxation
Tertiary Classification: beaches
People Depicted: Cornish, Dorothy; Cornish, Judith; Cornish, Claude; Cornish, Jack; Cornish, Peter; Cornish, David; Cornish, Pamela; Wood, Edith; Gilbert, Bill; Cornish, Anne
Format: Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Beaumaris, Victoria, Australia, 01 Jan 1939
Photographer: Mrs Edith Cornish

Relationship of Photographer to Contributor: Relative.

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