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Glass Negative - Nellie Beckett, Northcote, Victoria, Feb 1900 Image Reg. No: MM 030148

Summary:
Portrait of Nellie Beckett, aged about 15, taken in the backyard of the family residence at 180 High Street, Northcote, Victoria, February 1900. Photograph taken by her father 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:
Nellie Beckett posed sitting on a chair in the back yard of her Northcote home 'Alma'. Alongside her is a timber plant stand. She is sitting on a brick paved area with a garden in the background.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs Joan Hadden
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: backyards, chairs, domestic environment, portraits, coleraine
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)
Primary Classification: PORTRAITS
Secondary Classification: Female - Individuals
Tertiary Classification: portraits
Original Caption: NELLIE BECKETT
Format: Glass Negative: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Northcote, Victoria, Australia, Feb 1900
Photographer: Dr Thomas Beckett, Northcote, Victoria, Australia, Feb 1900

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