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Negative - Nellie & Kathleen Beckett, 'Chelmer', St Kilda Road, South Yarra, Victoria, 1904 Image Reg. No: MM 8181

Nellie and Kathleen Beckett on the front lawn of 'Chelmer', 340 St Kilda Road, 1904. Chelmer was the family residence of the Beckett family from 1904.

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:
Two girls sitting on a lawn at 'Chelmer'. One girl holds a cat and the other a dog. There is a drive encircling a palm tree and garden.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from T. Beckett, 1990
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

More information

Tagged with: cats, dogs, domestic animals, gardens
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett (1859-1937), The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: DOMESTIC LIFE
Secondary Classification: Residential Buildings
Tertiary Classification: front gardens
People Depicted: Beckett, Kathleen; Beckett, Nellie
Organisations Depicted: 'Chelmer'
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: South Yarra, Victoria, Australia, 1904
Photographer: Dr Thomas Beckett, South Yarra, Victoria, Australia, 1904

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