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Digital Photograph - Woman Cooking at Stove in Newly Renovated Kitchen, Ferntree Gully, 1973 Image Reg. No: MM 110311

Black and white photograph featuring Vicki Colegrave cooking at the stove of her newly renovated kitchen, in her first married home at Ferntree Gully, August 1973. This kitchen is also pictured in MM110312. This home was a kit house, with three bedrooms. Vicki and her husband had done all the work themselves, including tiling.

Photograph collected as part of Melbourne's Biggest Family Album in 2006.
Digital image file. A digital photograph was taken of the original black and white print.
Description Of Content:
Woman cooking at stove, in tiled kitchen. At her left is a sink with dishes in a draining rack, with drawers below. Surrounding the stove and sink is a tiled splashback on the wall. A window with a blind partly up is behind the sink. In the foreground is a tiled bench.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mrs Vicki Colegrave, 2006
Discipline: History

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Tagged with: cooking, domestic technology, domestic work, housework, housing, kitchens, -1
Themes this item is part of: Working Lives & Work Places in Photographs, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: DOMESTIC LIFE
Secondary Classification: Residential Buildings
Tertiary Classification: kitchens
People Depicted: Colegrave, Vicki
Format: Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Ferntree Gully, Victoria, Australia, Aug 1973
Photographer: Mr Michael Colegrave

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