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Negative - Cyclists in High Street, Northcote, Victoria, 1898 Image Reg. No: MM 8220

Summary:
Cyclists in High Street, Northcote, outside the Northcote Town Hall, oppiste the home of Thomas Beckett at 180 High Street, Northcote. 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 number of people on bicycles in front of the Northcote Post and Telegraph Office. The Northcote Police Station is on the left.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from T. Beckett, 1990
Acknowledgement:
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: bicycles, gas lamps, gas lighting, lamps, police stations, post offices, northcote
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Information & Communication Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett (1859-1937), The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: RECREATION & TOURISM
Secondary Classification: Cycling
Organisations Depicted: Northcote Post Office; Northcote Police Station
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Northcote, Victoria, Australia, 1898
Photographer: Dr Thomas Beckett, Northcote, Victoria, Australia, 1898

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