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- A Place & Date Depicted East Melbourne, Australia
Digital Photograph - Family & Friends with New Baby, Sightseeing at Captain Cooks Cottage, Fitzroy Gardens, 1937 Reg. No: MM 111095
- Description Of Content:
- Four men and one woman carrying a baby, standing outside the wall of Cooks Cottage, Fitzroy Gardens.
This photograph shows the Doolan family and extended family outside Captain Cook's Cottage, Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, circa December 1937. Wally and Myra Wright had come over from Perth to see Joseph and Jean Doolan's new baby and were 'seeing the sights.' The Doolan family believes that the party most likely went from Captain Cook's Cottage in the morning to Mount Dandenong in the afternoon.
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from Mr Peter Doolan, 2006
- Contributed by Mr Peter Doolan
|Themes this item is part of:||Public Life & Institutions Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection|
|Primary Classification:||PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS|
|Secondary Classification:||Heritage Sites|
|Inscriptions:||K 28 Joe, Jean. Pat, l Wal, Jack & Fred|
|People Depicted:||Doolan, Joseph; Doolan, Jean; Doolan, Patricia; unknown man; Wright, Wally; Dolan, Jack|
|Format:||Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Captain Cooks Cottage, East Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, Dec 1937
Source of Date Depicted: Based on the inscription on another photograph from this contributor, MM 111096, which features the same party on the same day.