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Digital Photograph - Man & Woman in Horse Driven Buggy, Elwood Park, circa 1917 Image 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
Discipline: History

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Themes this item is part of: Transport Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: ROAD TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Horse Drawn Vehicles
Tertiary Classification: buggies
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.

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