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Photograph - The Twin Towers of St Mary's Church, Reculver, Kent, England, circa 1929 Image Reg. No: MM 113786

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:
Monochrome silver gelatin photograph.
Description Of Content:
Exterior view of the twin towers at St. Mary's Church in Reculver.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs Jocelyn Maclaurin, 2004
Acknowledgement:
Source: Museum Victoria
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 67 mm (Height), 45 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: immigration, buildings, photography, towers, churches, ruins, travel tourism, religions christianity, british immigration, exterior views, 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: RELIGIONS
Secondary Classification: Christianity
Tertiary Classification: church exteriors
Inscriptions: Printed in grey ink on back of photograph: 'VELOX.' [repeated]

Hand written in black ink on back of photograph: 'The twin towers at Reculver. 5 seconds / exposure / I expect you have / seen them before'
Format: Photograph: Monochrome
Place & Date Depicted: Kent, England, Great Britain, circa 1929
Creator: Archibald Maclaurin, circa 1920s-1930s

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

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