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Digital Photograph - Girl Playing with Stick, in Front of Demolished House, between Rathdowne & Lygon Streets, Carlton, 1968 Image Reg. No: MM 110784

Description Of Content:
A girl playing by an abandoned car, by a partially demolished house and high-rise flats.

This photograph shows a girl playing by high-rise flats in Carlton, December 1968. Houses were being demolished in order to make way for more high rise flats. Their location was between Lygon and Rathdowne streets. The photographer Russell Beedles was driving past and saw the flats and stopped to take the photograph.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mr Russell Beedles, 2006
Acknowledgement:
Contributed by Mr Russell Beedles
Discipline: History

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Themes this item is part of: Engineering Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION
Secondary Classification: Demolition
Tertiary Classification: demolition sites
Inscriptions: Dec '68
People Depicted: unknown
Format: Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Carlton, Victoria, Australia, Dec 1968

Place Depicted Notes: Between Lygon and Rathdowne Streets.
Photographer: Mr Russell Beedles

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