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Photograph - Botanical Gardens, Nantes, France, 1927 Reg. No: MM 113648
- One of ninety three images from a photograph album brought to Australia by Archibald Gordon Maclaurin when he migrated in 1928. It includes early photos of his pre-migration trips to France, as well as photos he added once in Australia, including photos sent to him by family in England, and images from his migration journey.
- Black and white silver gelatin photograph.
- Description Of Content:
- Botanical gardens in Nantes, showing a lake and fountain surrounded by trees. A duck and boat are shown in the foreground.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mrs Jocelyn Maclaurin, 2004
- Source: Museum Victoria
|Dimensions:||87 mm (Height), 64 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||immigration, gardens, boats, public parks, public gardens, photography, fountains, lakes, trees, travel tourism, british immigration, ducks, brought goods, botany|
|Themes this item is part of:||Archibald Gordon Maclaurin, English Migrant, 1928, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Migration Collection, Transport Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection|
|Primary Classification:||RECREATION & TOURISM|
|Secondary Classification:||Public Gardens|
|Inscriptions:||Printed in grey ink on back of photograph: 'VELOX' [repeated]|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Nantes, France, 1927|
|Creator:||Archibald Maclaurin, circa 1920s-1930s
|User:||Archibald Maclaurin, Essendon, Victoria, Australia, 1928-1967|