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Photograph - Man & Woman walking along the street, Torquay, Devon, England, circa 1928 Reg. No: MM 113802
- 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:
- Streetscape showing pedestrians walking beside a road near the sea in Torquay. Buildings are shown in the background.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mrs Jocelyn Maclaurin, 2004
- Source: Museum Victoria
|Dimensions:||67 mm (Height), 90 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||immigration, motor cars, beaches, buildings, recreation activities, photography, roads, coastlines, pedestrians, british immigration, people, brought goods, promenades|
|Themes this item is part of:||Archibald Gordon Maclaurin, English Migrant, 1928, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Migration Collection, Transport Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection|
|Inscriptions:||Hand written in grey pencil on back of photograph: 'Taken at Torquay / Photo of Peugeot / coming / later'
Printed in grey ink on back of photograph: '"SUNFILMS"'
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Torquay, England, Great Britain, circa 1928|
|Creator:||Archibald Maclaurin, circa 1920s-1930s
|User:||Archibald Maclaurin, Essendon, Victoria, Australia, 1928-1967|