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Glass Negative - Proctor & Son, Butchers, Charlton, Victoria, Apr 1898 Image Reg. No: MM 030177

View of shops, including Proctor & Son, Butchers, Charlton, Victoria, 14 April 1898.

Photograph 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 street scene in Charlton showing a horse tied up in front of Proctor 's shop.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs Joan Hadden
Discipline: Technology

More information

Tagged with: horses, shops, signage, streetscapes, trees, verandahs
Themes this item is part of: Domestic & Community Life Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett (1859-1937)
Primary Classification: COMMERCE & RETAILING
Secondary Classification: Butchers
Tertiary Classification: shop exteriors
Format: Glass Negative: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Charlton, Victoria, Australia, 14 Apr 1898
Photographer: Dr Thomas Beckett, Northcote, Victoria, Australia, 14 Apr 1898

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