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Negative - Nellie & Kathleen Beckett & Friends, Northcote, Victoria, Jul 1898 Image Reg. No: MM 8183

Nellie and Kathleen Beckett and friends at Nellie Beckett's 13th birthday party, in the backyard of the family residence at 180 High Street, Northcote, Melbourne, 13 July 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:
A group of girls and young women at Nellie Beckett 's birthday party. Three are seated on a pole suspended between two trees.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from T. Beckett, 1990
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: backyards, birthday parties, celebrations
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: Gardens
Tertiary Classification: backyards
People Depicted: Beckett, Nellie; Brown, Queenie; Orr, Winnie; Beckett, Kathleen
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Northcote, Victoria, Australia, 13 Jul 1898
Photographer: Dr Thomas Beckett, 13 Jul 1898

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