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Digital Photograph - Boy & Girl on Horses at Stable, Won Wron, circa 1912 Reg. No: MM 110880
- This photograph shows Geoffrey Pern and Bebe O'Connor on their horses at the stables at the O'Connor farm, Won Wron, circa 1912.
The family remembers: 'The children used to ride their horses to school. Bebe's horse was named 'Tommy'.' The photographer of this image,
Doctor Sydney Pern, was a friend of the donor's family, who lived in Yarram. In addition to his duties as the local GP, he was an enthusiastic amateur photographer.
- Description Of Content:
- Boy and girl dressed for riding, astride two ponies outside a stable. The boy is wearing a cap and the girl a sunhat.
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from Ms Helen Hickey, 2006
|Tagged with:||making history - st margaret island|
|Themes this item is part of:||Leisure Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection|
|Primary Classification:||RECREATION & TOURISM|
|Secondary Classification:||Horse Riding|
|Tertiary Classification:||images (to be classified)|
|Inscriptions:||Geoff Pern and Bebe on Tommy|
|People Depicted:||Pern, Geoffrey; O'Connor, Kathleen Lilias ('Bebe')|
|Format:||Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Won Wron, South Gippsland, Victoria, Australia, circa 1912
Source of Date Depicted: Based on the age of the girl in the photograph who was born in 1906.
|Photographer:||Dr Sydney Pern
Relationship of Photographer to Contributor: Family friend.