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Glass Negative - Nellie Beckett, Northcote, Victoria, Aug 1898 Image Reg. No: MM 030043

Portrait of Nellie Beckett, daughter of Thomas Beckett, taken on the front verandah of their home and doctor's surgery, 180 High Street, Northcote, August 1898. She is about 13 years old.

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:
( P,n ) Nellie Beckett posed sitting on the front veranda of her Northcote home.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs Joan Hadden
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: clothing, portraits, verandahs
Themes this item is part of: Clothing & Textiles Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett (1859-1937)
Primary Classification: PORTRAITS
Secondary Classification: Female - Individuals
Tertiary Classification: children
People Depicted: Beckett, Nellie
Format: Glass Negative: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Northcote, Victoria, Australia, 08 Aug 1898
Photographer: Dr Thomas Beckett, Northcote, Victoria, Australia, 08 Aug 1898

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