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Glass Negative - Beckett Children, Northcote, Victoria, 1894 Image Reg. No: MM 030126

The Beckett children and one other child in the backyard of the family residence at Westbourne Grove, Northcote, Victoria, Easter 1894. Photograph taken 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:
George, Lawrie, Nell and Kathleen Beckett together with another child photographed on the rear wooden steps of the family home. Nell is standing alongside the other children who are seated.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs Joan Hadden
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: domestic environment, families
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: Male & Female - Groups
Tertiary Classification: children
Original Caption: CHILDREN, EASTER 1894
People Depicted: Beckett, Nellie; Beckett, George; Beckett, Lawrence; Beckett, Kathleen
Format: Glass Negative: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Northcote, Victoria, Australia, Mar 1894
Photographer: Dr Thomas Beckett, Northcote, Victoria, Australia, Mar 1894

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