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- A Place & Date Depicted Parkville, Australia
Digital Photograph - Family Celebrating Son's Graduation, Melbourne University, 1959 Reg. No: MM 110800
- Description Of Content:
- A man, a woman and a young girl standing with a youth who is in University graduate's robes. The woman is wearing a hat and gloves.
This photograph shows Jack, Rosemary, Russell & Anne Beedles, outside the Union Building University of Melbourne after the graduation ceremony in Wilson hall where Russell was awarded a Bachelor of Arts (Ordinary Degree) 1959. Russell remembers: 'Everyone was very excited.' He was the first person in the family to have gone to University and graduated. His mother Anne is carrying the family Box Brownie camera in a shoulder bag, 'the source of most of the family photographs in the collection.'
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from Mr Russell Beedles, 2006
- Contributed by Mr Russell Beedles
|Themes this item is part of:||Public Life & Institutions Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection|
|Secondary Classification:||Tertiary Institutions|
|Inscriptions:||Graduation. Jack, Rosemary, Russell & Anne Beedles Outside the Union Building University of Melbourne after the graduation ceremony in Wilson hall where Russell was awarded a Bachelor of Arts (Ordinary Degree) 1959 Photographer: David Fell 'City' Studios 282 Collins Street Melbourne|
|People Depicted:||Beedles, Jack; Beedles, Rosemary; Beedles, Russell; Beedles, Anne|
|Organisations Depicted:||University of Melbourne|
|Format:||Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Parkville, Victoria, Australia, 1959
Place Depicted Notes: Union Building, University of Melbourne.
|Photographer:||David Fell City Studios