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Digital Photograph - Baby in Basket on Homemade Seat, Garden, Smiths Gully, 1948 Image Reg. No: MM 110517

Description Of Content:
A baby in cloth covered basket, on rustic wooden garden seat.

This photograph shows Sandra Dennis as a baby, in a basket on a rustic, home made seat, in Smiths Gully, 1948. Charles Herbert Peake made this wooden bench seat from found wood at his property in Smiths Gully. The baby is lying in a washing basket and the crocheted shawl is draped over the basket to make it look like a bassinette.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Ms Sandra Dennis, 2006
Contributed by Ms Sandra Dennis
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: Child Rearing
Tertiary Classification: sleeping
People Depicted: Dennis, Sandra
Organisations Depicted: Rosemount House
Format: Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Smiths Gully, Victoria, Australia, 1948

Source of Date Depicted: Based on the age of the child in this image.
Photographer: Mr Keith Dennis

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