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Glass Negative - Beckett Family Home, Northcote, Victoria, circa 1893 Image Reg. No: MM 030055

Beckett family home at 91 Westbourne Grove, Northcote, circa 1893. George Beckett, about 9 years old, stands at the front fence. The Beckett family moved in the house in early 1892 and moved to High Street, Northcote in 1895.

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:
House in Westbourne Grove ( #91 ), Northcote. ( p,n ).
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs Joan Hadden
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: houses
Themes this item is part of: Domestic & Community Life Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett (1859-1937)
Primary Classification: DOMESTIC LIFE
Secondary Classification: Residential Buildings
Tertiary Classification: exteriors
People Depicted: Beckett, George
Format: Glass Negative: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Northcote, Victoria, Australia, circa 1893
Photographer: Dr Thomas Beckett, Northcote, Victoria, Australia, circa 1893


Katherine Posted on 11 Jun 2013 8:17 PM
This looks like it's back-to-front. The bay window is on the left of the front door.

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