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Negative - Warders, Pentridge Prison, Coburg, Victoria, circa 1910 Reg. No: MM 7072
- Warders at Pentridge Prison, Coburg, circa 1910. Photograph by Thomas Beckett.
Part of a collection of glass plate negatives taken by Dr Thomas George Beckett, doctor, pioneering radiologist and amateur photographer between 1891 and 1910. The collection is primarily of Beckett's family, friends, homes, and towns and suburbs where Beckett and his family lived, including Charlton in central Victoria and Northcote & South Yarra, suburbs of Melbourne, Victoria.
- Description Of Content:
- Warders at His Majesty's Prison, Pentridge. The jail is in the background.
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from Mrs V. Edwards, 1988
- The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
|Tagged with:||gaols jails, prison wardens, prisons, pentridge, pentridge prisoners, thomas abram newsom, frank davies|
|Themes this item is part of:||Images & Image Making Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett (1859-1937), The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection|
|Primary Classification:||PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS|
|Organisations Depicted:||Pentridge H M P|
|Format:||Negative: Black & White; 35 mm|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Coburg, Victoria, Australia, circa 1910|
|Photographer:||Dr Thomas Beckett, South Yarra, Victoria, Australia, circa 1910|