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Glass Negative - Nellie Beckett, Northcote, Victoria, Oct 1898 Image Reg. No: MM 030134

Summary:
Portrait of Nellie Beckett, at the family home in High Street, Northcote, Victoria, 10 March 1898. 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 sitting on a chair in the corner of a room. Two small boys are sitting on the floor facing away from the camera. A set of scales is on the wall behind Nellie. A shelf beneath the scales holds several items including a metal coffee pot.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs Joan Hadden
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: domestic environment, families, portraits
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.
People Depicted: Beckett, Nellie
Format: Glass Negative: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Northcote, Victoria, Australia, 10 Mar 1898
Photographer: Dr Thomas Beckett, Northcote, Victoria, Australia, 10 Mar 1898

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