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Digital Photograph - Girl Blowing out Candles at Tenth Birthday Party, South Yarra, 1970 Image Reg. No: MM 110250

Description Of Content:
Girl blowing out candles on birthday cake, with eight friends celebrating around table.

This photograph shows Lorena Sparacia's 10th birthday party in 1970, at the family home in Hardy Street, South Yarra. Lorena is blowing out the candles of her cake and all her friends are singing 'Happy Birthday'. Her one and only childhood party. It was a 'very big deal' for her.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mrs Lorena D'Souza, 2006
Acknowledgement:
Contributed by Mrs Lorena D'Souza
Discipline: History

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Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: CELEBRATIONS & TRADITIONS
Secondary Classification: Birthdays
Tertiary Classification: food & drink
People Depicted: (surname unknown), Andrea; (surname unknown), Debbie; (surname unknown), Michelle; (surname unknown), Jill; Sparacia, Lorena; (surname unknown) Rosemary; (surname unknown) Sue; (surname unknown), Kerry; (surname unknown) Androula
Format: Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: South Yarra, Victoria, Australia, 1970

Source of Date Depicted: Contributor's memory and knowledge of the date of birth of the girl celebrating her birthday.
Photographer: Mrs Rosa Sparacia

Photographer Notes: The contributor thinks that the photographer was probably Rosa Sparacia.

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