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Digital Photograph - Woman Standing in Front Garden Holding Dog, Black Rock, 1948 Image Reg. No: MM 110199

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A woman standing holding a dog in the back garden, near the corner of the house. A cactus is visible behind her.

Mrs Staindl with the family dog called 'Popsie' at the back of the family home in Black Rock 1948. She was a collector of prickly pears, seen on right. Inside the house she kept one in the main front window of the house and her husband injured himself once on it by leaning across the window. It took quite some time to remove all the prickles from his chest. Mrs Staindl died in 2004 in her 101st year.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mrs Joan Couzoff, 2006
Contributed by Mrs Joan Couzoff nee Staindl
Discipline: History

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Themes this item is part of: Domestic & Community Life Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: DOMESTIC LIFE
Secondary Classification: Pets & Pet Care
Tertiary Classification: dogs
People Depicted: Staindl, Edna
Format: Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Black Rock, Victoria, Australia, 1948
Photographer: May Woolard

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