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Negative - Annie, Susie & Mary Robertson, Coburg, Victoria, circa 1895 Image Reg. No: MM 001725

Summary:
Portrait of Annie, Susie & Mary Robertson, Sumburgh House, Bell Street, Coburg, circa 1895. Photograph by Thomas Beckett. The Robertson family of Sumburgh house were friends of Thomas Beckett.

In 1895, Susan would have been 35, Annie 32 and Mary 26.

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:
Three women with a pet lamb. They are standing in front of a large gate covered by lattice.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from D Marshall, 1985
Acknowledgement:
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: domestic animals, farm animals, gardens, pets, sheep, trellises
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: Pets & Pet Care
People Depicted: Robertson, Annie; Robertson, Susie; Robertson, Mary
Organisations Depicted: 'Sumburgh' House
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Coburg, Victoria, Australia, circa 1895
Photographer: Dr Thomas Beckett, Northcote, Victoria, Australia, circa 1895

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