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Negative - Kathleen Beckett's Tea Party, Northcote, Victoria, Oct 1898 Image Reg. No: MM 8143

Kathleen Beckett's tea party, in the backyward of the Beckett residence, 'Alma', High Street, Northcote, Melbourne, October 1898.

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:
Three small girls having a tea party. There is the wall of a house behind them, and there are pot plants on the window ledge.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from T. Beckett, 1990
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: children s play, cooking utensils, crockery, domestic environment, families, plants
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: Play
People Depicted: Beckett, Kathleen
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Northcote, Victoria, Australia, Oct 1898
Photographer: Dr Thomas Beckett, Northcote, Victoria, Australia, Oct 1898

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