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Digital Photograph - Man Sitting Against Basket, in Front of Wooden Cottage with Shingle Roof, Carrum, 1890s Image Reg. No: MM 110729

Description Of Content:
Wooden cottage, with shingle roof, showing front yard, and man leaning against a basket.

This photograph shows a wooden cottage, with a shingle roof, and front yard, and a man leaning against a basket. It was apparently taken in Carrum, the date is unknown but is estimated at circa 1890s. The image has been cut into a vignette. The contributor collects antique photographs. He is unsure how it came to be in his possession, possibly from a demolition site. This and image MM110728 are from the same source.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mr Andrew Muir, 2006
Contributed by Mr Andrew Muir
Discipline: History

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Themes this item is part of: Sustainable Futures Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Residential Buildings
Tertiary Classification: exteriors
Inscriptions: Carrum
People Depicted: unknown
Format: Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Carrum, Victoria, Australia, 1890s

Source of Date Depicted: Assistant curator's estimate based on clothing.
Photographer: Unknown

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