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Photograph - Botanical Gardens, Nantes, France, 1927 Image Reg. No: MM 113648

Summary:
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.
Description:
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
Acknowledgement:
Source: Museum Victoria
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 87 mm (Height), 64 mm (Width)

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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
Tertiary Classification: parklands
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

Of Album
User: Archibald Maclaurin, Essendon, Victoria, Australia, 1928-1967

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