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Negative - Joyce's Creek, Newstead, Victoria, circa 1910 Image Reg. No: MM 002892

Description Of Content:
The Lancaster family in front of their homestead. The small child on the left holds a rifle, there is a water tap and a cockatoo in the foreground. This building is now submerged beneath the Cairn Curran Reservoir.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from C & J Bradbury, 1986
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: australian native animals, children, cockatoos, domestic animals, domestic environment, families, houses, pets, rifles, toys, water supply
Themes this item is part of: Arms Collection, Childhood & Youth Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Leisure Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Residential Buildings
Tertiary Classification: exteriors
People Depicted: Lancaster, Jimmy; Lancaster, Mary; Glover, Jemima; Glover, James
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Joyce's Creek, Newstead, Victoria, Australia, circa 1910


Kevin Posted on 11 Aug 2013 9:11 AM
The house was right on the high water line of Cairn Curran Reservoir and was demolished

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