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Negative - House Under Construction, Oakleigh, Victoria, circa 1915 Image Reg. No: MM 8056

Summary:
Black and white negative featuring a house under construction in Oakleigh, a suburb of Melbourne, circa 1915.

It is thought that the photographer worked on this building as a solid plasterer. The builder, Mr Amery, is sitting on the verandah at left in a dark jacket.
Description Of Content:
Builders on the verandah of a house under construction.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Ruth E McCutcheon, 1990
Acknowledgement:
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: builders, building construction, construction workers, houses, ladders, verandahs
Themes this item is part of: Domestic & Community Life Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION
Secondary Classification: Residential Buildings
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1915
Photographer: Mr Benjamin Graham

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Betty Watson . nee Bennett. Posted on 23 Mar 2014 10:31 AM
Do you have any early photo's of Young Street in Oakleigh.
Discovery Centre Posted on 24 Mar 2014 11:38 AM
Museum Victoria Comment
Hi Betty,
Unfortunately we don't have a image research service, you could try the National Library's TROVE website.

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