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Digital Photograph - Two Women 'Going for a Paddle', Dromana Beach, 1956 Image Reg. No: MM 111076

Description Of Content:
Two women in floral print dresses and bare feet, holding the dresses up and standing in the water at the beach. One woman is wearing a straw sun-hat. There are bathing boxes up the beach behind them.

This photograph shows Charlotte Wilson and Florence Piggott 'going for a paddle' at Dromana Beach, 1956. The family gathered at their cousins house in Dromana for the summer holidays.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mrs Nola Jones, 2006
Contributed by Mrs Nola Jones
Discipline: History

More information

Themes this item is part of: Leisure Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: RECREATION & TOURISM
Secondary Classification: Play
Tertiary Classification: beaches
Inscriptions: Aunt Charl & Flo Feb 1956 / Mater & Flo Piggot
People Depicted: Wilson Charlotte; Piggot, Florence
Format: Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Dromana, Mornington Peninsula, Victoria, Australia, 1956
Photographer: Unknown

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