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Negative - Lawrence & Kathleen Beckett Playing in the Garden, Northcote, Victoria, circa 1896 Image Reg. No: MM 8142

Lawrence & Kathleen Beckett playing in the backyard of the family home at 180 High Street, Northcote, Victoria, circa 1896. Photograph by their father 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 children in a backyard. One child holds a cat and there is a tricycle in the background.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from T. Beckett, 1990
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: backyards, cats, domestic animals, gardens, toys, tricycles
Themes this item is part of: Childhood & Youth Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Leisure Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett (1859-1937), The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: GAMES & TOYS
Secondary Classification: Play & Childlore
Tertiary Classification: games
People Depicted: Beckett, Lawrence; Beckett, Kathleen
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Northcote, Victoria, Australia, circa 1896
Photographer: Dr Thomas Beckett, Northcote, Victoria, Australia, circa 1896

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