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- A Place & Date Depicted Gardenvale, Australia
Digital Photograph - Cafe Owner, Wife & Extended Family at Opening of Coffee Lounge, Gardenvale, 1965 Reg. No: MM 110819
- Description Of Content:
- Families sitting at tables in a cafe, with barrels for chairs.
This photograph shows Klaus-Peter Saifert, his new wife Helen and family at the opening of their coffee lounge, The Coffee Barrel, Gardenvale, 1965. Helen remembers 'When Klaus migrated to Australia he was a pastry cook and baker. He decided to open a coffee lounge in Martin Street, Gardenvale.' Klaus made the chairs out of old beer barrels from the brewery (when the brewery changed to metal barrels) and Helen made the tablecloths and cushions.
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from Ms Helen Saifert, 2006
- Contributed by Ms Helen Saifert
|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:||Restaurants & Cafés|
|Inscriptions:||367/3 ALEX NAGY PHOTOGRAPHER 18 Dyrne Ave Elwood Phone 53 6165|
|People Depicted:||Herbert, Tom; Herbert, Phillip; Herbert, Ursula; Saifert, Klaus-Peter; Saifert, Helen; Rasmussen, John|
|Organisations Depicted:||The Coffee Barrel|
|Format:||Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Gardenvale, Victoria, Australia, 1965
Place Depicted Notes: this was the address of coffee lounge, The Coffee Barrel.
Source of Date Depicted: Contributor's memory.
|Photographer:||Alex Nagy - Alex Nagy Photographer