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Digital Photograph - Owner Outside Northcote Leathergoods Store, Northcote, 1925-1935 Image Reg. No: MM 111063

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Owner outside Northcote Leathergoods Store, Northcote. He is wearing a waistcoat, pants, shirt and tie. There are rackets in the front window.

This photograph shows Jim Kelly outside his store, Northcote Leathergoods, in High Street Northcote, in the late 1920s, or early 1930s. His family remembers: 'Jim was a son of John Kelly, a St Kilda saddler. Like his brothers he would have been apprenticed in his father's saddlery business, and he worked with saddlery and leather all his life.' See other photographs relating to J Kelly Saddlers and Harness Makers - MM 111056, MM 111057 and MM 111058.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Ms Elizabeth Kelly, 2006
Contributed by Ms Elizabeth Kelly
Discipline: History

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Themes this item is part of: Working Life & Trades Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: TRADES
Secondary Classification: Leatherworking
Tertiary Classification: shop fronts
Inscriptions: High St Northcote late 1920's or early 1930's Jim Kelly Post Card Correspondence Address Only Kodak Australia
People Depicted: Kelly, Jim
Organisations Depicted: Northcote Leather Goods
Format: Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Northcote, Victoria, Australia, 1927-1933
Photographer: Unknown

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