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Negative - Military Band at Funeral Parade, High Street, Northcote, Victoria, 1898 Image Reg. No: MM 8221

Summary:
Band leading a military funeral in High Street, Northcote, outside the Northcote Town Hall, and opposite 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:
Bands in the High Street, Northcote for a military funeral.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from T. Beckett, 1990
Acknowledgement:
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: funerals, gas lamps, gas lighting, lamps, marching bands, musicians, police stations, post offices, soldiers, military forces
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: MILITARY HISTORY
Secondary Classification: Death & Mourning
Tertiary Classification: funeral processions
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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