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- A Place & Date Depicted Caulfield, Australia
Digital Photograph - Two Men in Swimming Costumes, One with Camera, Caulfield, 1968 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
|Themes this item is part of:||Leisure Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection|
|Primary Classification:||RECREATION & TOURISM|
|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|