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Photograph - Botanical Gardens, Nantes, France, 1927 Image 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
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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