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Negative - House in Westbourne Grove, Northcote, Victoria, May 1893 Image Reg. No: MM 8212

View of neighbour's house in Westbourne Grove, Northcote, Victoria, May 1893. 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:
A suburban house with a picket fence. There are blue stone gutters.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from T. Beckett, 1990
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: domestic environment, gardens, houses, picket fences, verandahs
Themes this item is part of: Domestic & Community Life Collection, 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: exteriors
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Northcote, Victoria, Australia, May 1893
Photographer: Dr Thomas Beckett, Northcote, Victoria, Australia, May 1893


Katherine Posted on 11 Jun 2013 7:52 PM
What a fabulous photo! This is 93 Westbourne Grove. It's on the corner of what is now Herbert Street, which used to be called Railway Place.

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