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- A Place & Date Depicted Frankston, Australia
Digital Photograph - Chief Engineer of 'SS Rip', in Uniform, Playing with Son & Daughter, Frankston Beach, circa 1956 Reg. No: MM 111137
- Description Of Content:
- Chief engineer of a ship in uniform, playing with his infant son and daughter at the beach. The children are wearing swimming costumes. There is a pier and a ship moored to it, to the left.
This photograph shows Marine Chief Engineer Derek Moore and his two children Susanne and Derek jnr at Frankston Beach, circa 1956. Derek Moore snr was Chief Engineer of Ports and Harbours on the vessel 'SS Rip', visible in the background. The children would go on a daily visit on weekends to visit their father stationed at Frankston Pier.
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from Mrs Susanne Redpath, 2006
- Contributed by Mrs Susanne Redpath
|Themes this item is part of:||Transport Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection|
|Primary Classification:||WATER TRANSPORT|
|Secondary Classification:||Shipboard Life|
|People Depicted:||Moore, Susanne; Moore, Derek (snr); Moore, Derek (jnr)|
|Format:||Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Frankston, Victoria, Australia, circa 1956
Source of Date Depicted: Contributor's information.
|Photographer:||Mrs Effie Moore|