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- A Place & Date Depicted Melbourne, Australia
Digital Photograph - Woman Buying Lingerie at Myer, Melbourne, 1969 Reg. No: MM 110801
- Description Of Content:
- Woman buying lingerie at busy store. The sales woman is wearing glasses.
This photograph shows Rosemary Mokhtar (nee Beedles), buying lingerie at Myers Emporium, January 1969. Rosemary had become a volunteer for Australian Volunteers Abroad and was teaching in Malaysia. She met Muhommed Mokhtar abroad and married him. She had come back to Australia for a visit with him to introduce him to the family. She was pregnant and shopping for maternity wear in Myer. The photographer, her brother Russell Beedles took her in to Myer and happened to have a camera.
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from Mr Russell Beedles, 2006
- Contributed by Mr Russell Beedles
|Tagged with:||breast forms|
|Themes this item is part of:||Domestic & Community Life Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection|
|Primary Classification:||COMMERCE & RETAILING|
|Secondary Classification:||Department Stores|
|Inscriptions:||Rosemary Mokhtar (nee Beedles) Buying lingerie at Myer Emporium, Melbourne. January 1969 Photographer: Russell Beedles|
|People Depicted:||Beedles, Rosemary; other people unknown|
|Organisations Depicted:||Myer Emporium|
|Format:||Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, Jan 1969|
|Photographer:||Mr Russell Beedles|