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Digital Photograph - Two Boys & One Girl Playing in Pool, Gladstone Park, November 1976 Image Reg. No: MM 110656

Colour photograph featuring the Free family children and friends in the family 'Clarke above-ground' pool, in the backyard of their family home in Gladstone Park, on 23 November 1976. On the photographer, Alan Free's, wedding anniversary, the kids, including visitors, amused themselves in the pool. He remembers that the castor oil tree in the background was a very fashionable plant at the time, but very poisonous.

Photograph collected as part of Melbourne's Biggest Family Album in 2006.
Digital image file, copied from original colour print.
Description Of Content:
Two boys and one girl playing in a blue above-ground pool in a backyard. One of the boys is wearing a face mask. A tree and shrubs are in the background, and a neighbouring house is visible over the back fence.
Acquisition Information:
Collected & Donation from Mr Alan Free, 2006
Contributed by Mr Alan Free
Discipline: History

More information

Tagged with: backyards, children s play, leisure, pools, swimming, trees, water
Themes this item is part of: Leisure Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: RECREATION & TOURISM
Secondary Classification: Play
Tertiary Classification: pools
Inscriptions: 23 - 11 - 1976
People Depicted: Free, Darren; other children unknown
Format: Digital Still Image: Colour; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Gladstone Park, Victoria, Australia, 23 Nov 1976
Photographer: Mr Alan Free

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