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Glass Negative - Lawrence & George Beckett, Northcote, Victoria, Jan 1893 Image Reg. No: MM 030099

Summary:
Lawrence Beckett (aged about 2) and George Beckett (9 years), taken in the verandah of the family home in Westbourne Grove, Northcote, January 1893, Photograph taken by their 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:
Lawrence Beckett sitting on a chair holding a toy spade with George Beckett standing alongside holding a toy bucket on the front veranda of their home both boys are wearing sailor suits.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs Joan Hadden
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: buckets, domestic environment, families, spades, verandahs
Themes this item is part of: Domestic & Community Life Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett (1859-1937)
Primary Classification: PORTRAITS
Secondary Classification: Male - Duos
Tertiary Classification: children
Original Caption: LAWRENCE AND GEORGE BECKETT.
Format: Glass Negative: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Northcote, Victoria, Australia, Jan 1893
Photographer: Dr Thomas Beckett, Northcote, Victoria, Australia, Jan 1893

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