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Negative - Family in Front of Home, Melbourne, Victoria, circa 1860s Image Reg. No: MM 003868

Summary:
The photograph was originally dated circa 1880, but the clothing worn strongly suggests an earlier date, likely to be the 1860s.
Description Of Content:
A woman and four children standing in front of their small brick house. There is a picket fence across the front of the property and a bluestone guttering.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Shirley Stone, 1987
Acknowledgement:
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: picket fences
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: DOMESTIC LIFE
Secondary Classification: Residential Buildings
Tertiary Classification: exteriors
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1860s
Photographer: J. Linde Studio, circa 1880
References: Note on clothing date added by Deborah Tout-Smith, 20/4/2012

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