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Digital Photograph - Two Boys & a Girl in Wading Pool in Bare Backyard, Gladstone Park, 1972 Image Reg. No: MM 110658

Colour photograph featuring Darren Free, and Paul and Elizabeth McClusky playing in a blue plastic wading pool in the Free family backyard in Gladstone Park in 1972. Darren's father, Alan Free, remembers 'There was no garage and no garden, when the Free family first built their house in Gladstone Park.'

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 a girl playing in a blue circular wading pool with a ball and a penguin toy. The backyard is bare. A car is parked on the right and there are two towels and two sets of thongs in foreground of the pool.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mr Alan Free, 2006
Contributed by Mr Alan Free
Discipline: History

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Tagged with: backyards, cars, children s play, leisure, swimming, swimming pools, 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: 1972
People Depicted: McClusky, Paul; Free, Darren; McClusky, Elizabeth
Format: Digital Still Image: Colour; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Gladstone Park, Victoria, Australia, 1972
Photographer: Mr Alan Free

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