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Negative - Nuns of the Little Sisters of the Poor Convent & Home, Northcote, Victoria, Nov 1892 Image Reg. No: MM 8201

Summary:
Nuns of the Home of the Little Sisters of the Poor, St George's Road, Northcote, November 1892. The Home had about 300 residents by 1892.

Photograph taken by Thomas Beckett, who lived nearby in Westbourne Grove, Northcote. 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 nuns gathered on the steps in front of the Convent of the Little Sisters of the Poor.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from T. Beckett, 1990
Acknowledgement:
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: convents, nuns, religions, verandahs
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett (1859-1937), The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: RELIGIONS
Secondary Classification: Christianity - Roman Catholic
Tertiary Classification: nuns
Organisations Depicted: Little Sisters of The Poor Convent
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Northcote, Victoria, Australia, Nov 1892
Photographer: Dr Thomas Beckett, Northcote, Victoria, Australia, Nov 1892
Organisation Depicted: Little Sisters of the Poor, Northcote, Victoria, Australia, Nov 1892

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