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Photograph - Dining Room Interior, England, circa 1929 Reg. No: MM 113774
- 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:
- Dining room interior showing a table, chairs, painting, glass cabinet and curtains.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mrs Jocelyn Maclaurin, 2004
- Source: Museum Victoria
|Dimensions:||67 mm (Height), 45 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||families, immigration, chairs, tables, paintings, houses, interior views, photography, domestic environment, dining rooms, living rooms, curtains, cabinets, british immigration, brought goods, tomatoes|
|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:||dining rooms|
|Inscriptions:||Printed in grey ink on back of photograph: 'VELOX.' [repeated]
Hand written in black ink on back of photograph: 'This was 10 seconds. / note English tomatoes / on table! The old / wireless box has a lock on now & M keeps / think in it that are HERS. / C cant pry into it!! / I shall eventually / turn it into a writing / desk. (Some Day)'
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|