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Negative - Dogs & Kennels at 'Chelmer', St Kilda Road, South Yarra, Victoria, 1907 Image Reg. No: MM 8145

Dogs and kennels in the backyard of 'Chelmer', the Beckett family residence in St Kilda Road, South Yarra, 1907. Photograph taken 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:
Two dogs seated next to their kennels. The kennels are very elaborate and resemble small churches. The kennels are in the backyard of 'Chelmer'. (see also MM 008189).
Acquisition Information:
Copied from T. Beckett, 1990
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

More information

Tagged with: backyards, dog kennels, dogs, domestic animals, fences, pets
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: Pets & Pet Care
Tertiary Classification: backyards
Organisations Depicted: 'Chelmer'
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: South Yarra, Victoria, Australia, 1907
Photographer: Dr Thomas Beckett, South Yarra, Victoria, Australia, 1907

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