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Glass Negative - Alexandra Fountain, Pall Mall, Bendigo, Victoria, Apr 1898 Image Reg. No: MM 030169

View of Alexandra Fountain and shops in Pall Mall, Bendigo, Victoria, 12 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 Bendigo showing the Alexandra Fountain, a tram and several buildings.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs Joan Hadden
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: cable trams, fountains, shops, streetscapes
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Transport Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett (1859-1937)
Primary Classification: ENVIRONMENTS
Secondary Classification: Rural
Tertiary Classification: streetscapes
Original Caption: FOUNTAIN, BENDIGO.
Format: Glass Negative: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Bendigo, Victoria, Australia, 12 Apr 1898
Photographer: Dr Thomas Beckett, Northcote, Victoria, Australia, 12 Apr 1898


Graeme Inglis Posted on 19 Mar 2010 10:54 PM
Rare photo of a Bendigo Steam tram motor and trailer.

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