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Negative - Backyard, Charlton, Victoria, circa 1890 Image Reg. No: MM 8154

Summary:
View of backyard and rear of house of Beckett family home in Charlton, circa 1890. 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:
The rear and yard of a residence adjacent to a church. The buildings are weatherboard with brick chimneys. Crosses on roof finials of church. There is a vine on a pergola in the foreground.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from T. Beckett, 1990
Acknowledgement:
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: backyards, building materials, buildings, gardens, pergolas
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: Residential Buildings
Tertiary Classification: backyards
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Charlton, Victoria, Australia, circa 1890
Photographer: Dr Thomas Beckett, Charlton, Victoria, Australia, circa 1890

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