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- A Place & Date Depicted Sandringham, Australia
Digital Photograph - Men & Women Sunbathing, Abbott Street Beach, Sandringham, 1970 Reg. No: MM 110766
- Description Of Content:
- Men and women sun-bathing in crowd at beach.
This photograph shows the crowds at Abbott Street Beach, Sandringham, 1970. The foreground features sunbathers lying on beach, and there are beach umbrellas in the background. The view is towards Red Bluff and Half Moon Bay. The photographer Russell Beedles used to go this beach with friends as it was 'the place to be', and as usual, had his camera, and was able to capture the busy beach scene.
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from Mr Russell Beedles, 2006
- Contributed by Mr Russell Beedles
|Themes this item is part of:||Leisure Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection|
|Primary Classification:||RECREATION & TOURISM|
|Original Caption:||The place to be seen|
|Inscriptions:||The Place to be Seen. (1) The beach at Abbott Street, Sandringham. February 1970. Photographer: Russell Beedles.|
|Format:||Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Sandringham, Victoria, Australia, Feb 1970
Source of Date Depicted: Photographer's records.
|Photographer:||Mr Russell Beedles|