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Glass Negative - Robert Harvie Standing in Garden, Melbourne, circa 1908-1916 Reg. No: MM 043219
- Glass plate negative portrait of Robert Harvie standing in a garden with gardening tools.
The date range for this photograph is taken from a similar photograph of the Mr Harvie gardening with his daughter, Ellison Harvie, see MM 043216.
There are a number of photographs in the collection of the Harvie family in gardens, presumably at the family's various residential addresses. For the dates during which it is thought this photograph was taken, the family lived at three different addresses: 4 The Terrace, Malvern, from 1908 to 1911; 4 Inverness Ave, Malvern, from 1911 to 1913; and 27 Chanak Street, East Malvern, from 1913 onwards, however it is unclear at which address this photograph was taken.
- Glass plate negative, black and white, portrait format.
- Description Of Content:
- Robert Harvie leaning on a shovel while gardening in a backyard. Mr Harvie is wearing a white shirt and black pants. In the foreground of the image there is vegetation and a bush, and in the background there is a wooden fence, barrels and trees.
|Dimensions:||87 mm (Height), 61 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||barrels, fences, gardening, gardens, spades, wheelbarrows|
|Themes this item is part of:||Domestic & Community Life Collection, Images & Image Making Collection|
|Primary Classification:||DOMESTIC LIFE|
|Tertiary Classification:||images (to be classified)|
|People Depicted:||Harvie, Robert|
|Format:||Glass Negative: Black & White|
|Date & Place Depicted:||Victoria, Australia, circa 1908 - 1916
Image most likely taken in the backyard of one of three residences the family lived at in Malvern during the period of 1910 - 1916, the family lived at 4 The Terrace, Malvern, from 1908 to 1911; 4 Inverness Ave, Malvern, from 1911 to 1913; and 27 Chanak Street, East Malvern, from 1913 onwards. Originally the image was assigned an estimated date range circa 1920s-1940s, however, further research into similar photographs within the collection indicate it was taken earlier.The date range for this photograph is taken from similar photograph of the Mr Harvie gardening with his daughter, Ellison Harvie, see MM 043216.
|Person Depicted:||Mr Robert Harvie, circa 1908 - 1916|