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Negative - Buggy in High Street, Northcote, Victoria, circa 1900 Image Reg. No: MM 8177

Summary:
3 passengers in a buggy in front of Northcote Town Hall and Post & Telegraph Office, High Street Northcote, circa 1900.

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:
A family seated in a horse and buggy outside the Northcote Post and Telegraph Offices.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from T. Beckett, 1990
Acknowledgement:
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

More information

Tagged with: buggies, families, horsedrawn vehicles, portraits, post offices, streetscapes, telegraph infrastructure, telegraph offices, high street northcote
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Information & Communication Collection, Transport Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett (1859-1937), The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: ROAD TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Horse Drawn Vehicles
Tertiary Classification: buggies
Organisations Depicted: Northcote Post Office
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Northcote, Victoria, Australia, circa 1900
Photographer: Dr Thomas Beckett, Northcote, Victoria, Australia, circa 1900

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