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- A Place & Date Depicted Nunawading, Australia
Digital Photograph - Woman Giving Baby First Bath at Home, Nunawading, 1951 Reg. No: MM 110314
- Description Of Content:
- Woman supporting baby's head while bathing her in a tub on a stand.
Mrs Joy Brocklesby her daughter giving Diane Brocklesby her first bath after she was bought home from hospital, at Nunawading in February 1951. Mark Brocklesby made the wooden stand for the bath himself, here it is in the kitchen where the bathing took place. Nunawading was previously known as Tunstall until 1945.
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from Mr Mark Brocklesby, 2006
- Contributed by Mr Mark Brocklesby
|Themes this item is part of:||Domestic & Community Life Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection|
|Primary Classification:||DOMESTIC LIFE|
|Secondary Classification:||Child Rearing|
|Inscriptions:||1566 / First bath at home / Feb 51|
|People Depicted:||Brocklesby, Joy; Brocklesby, Diane|
|Format:||Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Nunawading, Victoria, Australia, Feb 1951
Place Depicted Notes: Nunawading was previously officially known as Tunstall until 1945.
Source of Date Depicted: Inscription on album page.
|Photographer:||Mr Mark Brocklesby|