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Photograph - Living Room Interior, England, circa 1929 Reg. No: MM 113773
- 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.
- Monochrome silver gelatin photograph.
- Description Of Content:
- Living room interior showing a chair, painting, curtains, mantlepiece and fireplace.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mrs Jocelyn Maclaurin, 2004
- Source: Museum Victoria
|Dimensions:||67 mm (Height), 45 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||families, immigration, chairs, paintings, houses, interior views, photography, mantlepieces, domestic environment, living rooms, fireplaces, curtains, british immigration, brought goods|
|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:||DOMESTIC LIFE|
|Secondary Classification:||Residential Buildings|
|Tertiary Classification:||living rooms|
|Inscriptions:||Printed in grey ink on back of photograph: 'VELOX.' [repeated]
Hand written in black ink on back of photograph: 'How is this? 6 seconds / exposure. Note L. Spake[?] / hanging on the wall / M. should have been / in this but the sun / was too strong for / the exposure / she was in the conservatory'
Printed in black ink on back of photograph: '4 121'
|Place & Date Depicted:||England, Great Britain, circa 1929|
|Creator:||Archibald Maclaurin, circa 1920s-1930s
|User:||Archibald Maclaurin, Essendon, Victoria, Australia, 1928-1967|