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Negative - Richmond, Victoria, circa 1890 Image Reg. No: MM 004542

Summary:
Negative of the shop of E. Cook, house decorator.
Description Of Content:
The shop of E. Cook, painter and paperhanger. A sign on the window reads: House Decorator.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from D Quinton, 1987
Acknowledgement:
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: picket fences, prams, shops, street lighting
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: TRADES
Secondary Classification: Painting & Decorating
Organisations Depicted: Cook E Painter & Paperhanger
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Richmond, Victoria, Australia, circa 1890

Information from image contributor suggested a date of circa 1885. Sands & McDougall Directories indicates that E. Cook was located at 311 Church Street, Richmond, only in 1890, and not in the years before or after.
References: Sands & McDougall's Melbourne Directories: 1886 p.261, 1889 p.381, 1890 p.630, & 1891 p.454.

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