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Glass Negative - Kate Beckett & Son Lawrence, South Yarra, Victoria, 1906 Image Reg. No: MM 030254

Summary:
Portrait of Kate Beckett (Catherine Hamilton) and her 3 month old son, Lawrence, 8 December 1906. Photograph taken by Thomas Beckett of his eldest son and first grandchild, at 'Chelmer', the Beckett family residence, St Kilda Road, South Yarra.

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:
Kate Beckett [wife of George ?] sitting in the garden holding her baby son.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs Joan Hadden
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: chairs, domestic environment, families, gardens, infants
Themes this item is part of: Childhood & Youth Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett (1859-1937)
Primary Classification: PORTRAITS
Secondary Classification: Male & Female - Duos
Tertiary Classification: adults & infants
Original Caption: KATE BECKETT AND SON
Format: Glass Negative: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: South Yarra, Victoria, Australia, 08 Dec 1906
Photographer: Dr Thomas Beckett, South Yarra, Victoria, Australia, 08 Dec 1906

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