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Digital Photograph - Newly Decorated Lounge Room, Elwood, circa 1931 Image Reg. No: MM 110208

Description Of Content:
View of lounge room, including lounge chairs, fireplace and mantel piece, window and drapes.

The lounge room of the Akhurst family home, Elwood, about 1931. Fayre Akhurst had her house decorated by a professional interior decorator, and murals and friezes were painted on the walls. This photograph was probably taken to advertise the decorator's work.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mrs Judith Harvey, 2006
Contributed by Mrs Judith Harvey
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: Residential Buildings
Tertiary Classification: living rooms
Format: Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Elwood, Victoria, Australia, circa 1931

Source of Date Depicted: Contributor's father's memory.
Photographer: Unknown

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