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Digital Photograph - Two Men in Swimming Costumes, One with Camera, Caulfield, 1968 Image Reg. No: MM 110794

Description Of Content:
Two men in swimming costumes. One is in Speedos, hands on hips with a camera hanging on a long strap from his neck. The other is sitting down and wearing a hat and glasses.

This photograph shows John Brock and his father Vincent in the backyard of their family home, Caulfield, Melbourne, October 1968. The photographer Russell Beedles met John when they were teaching in Warrnambool, and he became friendly with their family. Vincent had a dark room in the back of the garage and showed Russell how to develop his own black and white film. Russell remembers it was 'A very hot day!'
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mr Russell Beedles, 2006
Contributed by Mr Russell Beedles
Discipline: History

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Themes this item is part of: Leisure Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: RECREATION & TOURISM
Secondary Classification: Relaxation
Tertiary Classification: gardens
Inscriptions: John Brock and his father Vincent in the backyard of their family home 35 Marara Road, Caulfield, Melbourne October 1968 Photographer: Russell Beedles
People Depicted: Brock, John; Brock, Vincent
Format: Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Caulfield, Victoria, Australia, Oct 1968
Photographer: Mr Russell Beedles

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