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Glass Negative - Street Scene, Castlemaine, Victoria, 1898 Reg. No: MM 030165
- Image showing a general view of Castlemaine, including trees and houses, with a telegraph or telephone line pole in the foreground. Photographed by Dr Thomas George Beckett, 12 April 1898.
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.
- Negative Damaged.
- Description Of Content:
- A general view of Castlemaine ( trees and houses ) with a telegraph pole in the foreground.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mrs Joan Hadden
|Tagged with:||fences, houses, telegraph infrastructure, telegraph poles|
|Themes this item is part of:||Telegraphy Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Information & Communication Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett (1859-1937)|
|Format:||Glass Negative: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Castlemaine, Victoria, Australia, 12 Apr 1898|
|Photographer:||Dr Thomas Beckett, Castlemaine, Victoria, Australia, 12 Apr 1898|