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Negative - Thomas Beckett's House & Surgery, 'Alma', Northcote, Victoria, 1895 Image Reg. No: MM 8192

Residence and medical practice of Dr Thomas George Beckett, 'Alma', at 180 High Street, Northcote. Beckett and his family moved to the house in 1895, and remained until 1905. The woman is probably Beckett's wife Kate Beckett, with youngest daughter Kathleen.

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:
A woman and baby on the verandah of a terrace house named 'Alma'.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from T. Beckett, 1990
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

More information

Tagged with: babies, domestic environment, houses, verandahs
Themes this item is part of: Domestic & Community Life Collection, 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: exteriors
People Depicted: Beckett, Kate; Beckett, Kathleen
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Northcote, Victoria, Australia, 1895
Photographer: Dr Thomas Beckett, Northcote, Victoria, Australia, 1895

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