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Digital Photograph - Two Girls, Mother & Father in Front of Hochgurtel Fountain, Royal Exhibition Building, Carlton, 1957 Reg. No: MM 110821
- Description Of Content:
- Two girls, a man and woman, in front of a white fountain in a garden. The fountain has dancing putti visible and the white walls of the Royal Exhibition Building are visible.
This photograph shows Helga, Velta, Voldenar and baby Vija Tebernieks at the Royal Exhibition Building, Carlton, 1957. Helga is pictured standing with her mother Velta and her father Voldemar Tebernieks, who is holding her baby sister Vija. They are posing in front of the Hochgurtel Fountain outside of the Royal Exhibition Building. Helga and her parents emigrated from Latvia in 1950, while Vija was born in Australia. They are all clothed in their Sunday best, enjoying a day out.
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from Mr Michael Kelly, 2006
- Contributed by Mr Michael Kelly
|Tagged with:||portraits, royal exhibition building, public gardens, fountains|
|Themes this item is part of:||Public Life & Institutions Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Royal Exhibition Building Collection|
|Primary Classification:||ROYAL EXHIBITION BUILDING|
|Secondary Classification:||Carlton Gardens|
|Tertiary Classification:||fountains monuments & statues|
|Original Caption:||Family of four in front of R.E.B. fountain|
|Inscriptions:||115 Birss gimenei no Tebernieks gimeneo.|
|People Depicted:||Tebernieks, Helga; Tebernieks, Velta; Tebernieks, Voldemar; Tebernieks, Vija|
|Organisations Depicted:||Royal Exhibition Building|
|Format:||Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Carlton, Victoria, Australia, 1957
Source of Date Depicted: Contributor's memory.