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Negative - Emerald District (?), Victoria, circa 1910 Image Reg. No: MM 7784

Description Of Content:
A family posed in front of a group of tents that were their home before building a house. There is a servant on the edge of the group. They have dressed up for the photograph.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from J McCarthy, 1988
Acknowledgement:
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: domestic environment, families, houses, servants, tents
Themes this item is part of: Domestic & Community Life Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: DOMESTIC LIFE
Secondary Classification: Images (To Be Classified)
Tertiary Classification: images (to be classified)
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Emerald District (?), Victoria, Australia, circa 1910

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David Latter Posted on 15 Oct 2012 3:01 PM
Hi, just wondering if this could be the brookdale guest house in Emerald, they did use tents at peak times and did have fancy dress events.... it's an older photo than others I have seen, so it is difficult to say....

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