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Digital Photograph - Woman in Bathing Cap holding Daughter in Inflatable Water Toy in Sea, Victoria, circa 1968 Image Reg. No: MM 110734

This photograph shows Karen Micallef and her mother Irene Micallef, swimming at the beach, circa 1968. The plastic blow-up animal was used by Karen a lot when her family took to the beach during summer. Karen remembers hating the sand getting into their sandwiches. The location is unknown.
Colour Digital Photograph
Description Of Content:
A woman in pink floral bathing cap holding her infant daughter in inflatable water toy in the sea.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Ms Karen Micallef, 2006
Discipline: History

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Tagged with: inflatable, families, children s play, beaches, children, swimming, seascapes, summer, swimwear, beach hut, bathing cap, hair ribbon, bathing suits
Themes this item is part of: Leisure Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: RECREATION & TOURISM
Secondary Classification: Swimming
Tertiary Classification: beaches
Inscriptions: Irene & Karen
People Depicted: Micallef, Karen; Micallef, Irene
Format: Digital Still Image: Colour; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Victoria, Australia, circa 1968

Source of Date Depicted: Based on the age of the child in this photograph who was born in 1963.
Photographer: Mr Harry Micallef, Victoria, Australia, circa 1968

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