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- A Place & Date Depicted Elsternwick, Australia
Digital Photograph - Man & Woman in Horse Driven Buggy, Elwood Park, circa 1917 Reg. No: MM 111066
- Description Of Content:
- Man and woman driving a horse and buggy in Elwood Park. The man has the reins and is wearing a bowler hat. The woman is wearing a broad brimmed hat.
This photograph shows Matthew and Jeanette Kelly driving a horse and buggy in Elwood Park [Elster Park, Elwood?], circa 1917. They were married in 1917 and lived in Elsternwick. Matthew was a saddler in his father John Kelly's saddlery business. They were driving in the park or racecourse in Elsternwick, by the golf course, near the Nepean Highway.
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from Ms Elizabeth Kelly, 2006
- Contributed by Ms Elizabeth Kelly
|Themes this item is part of:||Transport Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection|
|Primary Classification:||ROAD TRANSPORT|
|Secondary Classification:||Horse Drawn Vehicles|
|Inscriptions:||Matthew Robert Kelly Jeanette Veronica Kelly nee Brady Elwood Park (handwritten reverse) GEO WALL & CO PHOTOGRAPHERS 131 CHAPEL STREET ST KILDA OPPOSITE BALACLAVA RAILWAY STATION RING UP WINDSOR 3573 (stamp, reverse)|
|People Depicted:||Kelly, Matthew Robert; Kelly, Veronica (nee Brady)|
|Format:||Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Elsternwick, Victoria, Australia, circa 1917
Source of Date Depicted: contributor's estimate.
|Photographer:||Geo Wall & Co Photographers
Professional photographer. Geo Wall & Co Photographers also took MM 111163 - Digital Photograph - Holden Brothers Circus, 'One Pole Big Top' Tent with People, Wagons, Bicycles outside, St Kilda, 1900-1910.