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- A Place & Date Depicted Port Melbourne, Australia
Digital Photograph - Mother Holding Baby on Front Verandah, Port Melbourne, 1911 Reg. No: MM 110978
- Description Of Content:
- Woman holding infant, standing on front verandah of single fronted house.
This photograph shows Agnes Ferguson holding her daughter Ethel Ferguson on the verandah of her family home, Port Melbourne, 1911. Ethel was born 7th January, 1911 in the front bedroom of the house that her mother and father rented. The Ferguson family came to Melbourne looking for work from Nagambie. Ethel's father worked for the Railways. There were seven children in the Ferguson family. The children visible in the right of the picture are not from the family.
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from Mr & Mrs Laurie & Judy Delaney, 2006
- Contributed by Mr Laurie and Mrs Judy Delaney
|Themes this item is part of:||Domestic & Community Life Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection|
|Primary Classification:||DOMESTIC LIFE|
|Secondary Classification:||Residential Buildings|
|People Depicted:||Ferguson, Ethel Margaret; Ferguson, Agnes; other children unknown|
|Format:||Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Port Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1911|