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Digital Photograph - Extended Family Visiting Mother, Housing Commission Flats, Ascot Vale, circa 1962 Image Reg. No: MM 110689

Black and white photograph showing the Greelish and Doherty families, circa 1962. All the adult children, along with their own children, were visiting their mother at her Housing Commission flat in Ascot Vale, an inner west suburb of Melbourne. They regularly visited their mother.
Digital image file. A digital photograph was taken of the original black and white print.
Description Of Content:
An extended family sitting on concrete steps outside a brick residence. Five adults and four children. A man on the left is patting a black dog.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mrs Yvonne Daws, 2006
Contributed by Mrs Yvonne Daws
Discipline: History

More information

Tagged with: families, housing estates, pets
Themes this item is part of: Domestic & Community Life Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: PORTRAITS
Secondary Classification: Male & Female - Groups
Tertiary Classification: adults & children
Inscriptions: 1962
People Depicted: Greelish, Arthur; Greelish, Valerie; Doherty, Frank; Dennett, Lilian; Doherty, Lorraine; Doherty, Yvonne; Doherty, Alan; Doherty, Sandra; Greelish, Cathryn'
Organisations Depicted: Housing Commission of Victoria
Format: Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Ascot Vale, Victoria, Australia, circa 1962

Source of Date Depicted: Based on the age of the child in the centre of the photograph, who was born in 1961.
Photographer: Unknown

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