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Glass Negative - Nellie & Kathleen Beckett, Northcote, Victoria, Oct 1896 Reg. No: MM 030129
- Nellie and Kathleen Beckett dressed as fairies, in the backyard of their home in High Street, Northcote, Victoria, October 1896. 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:
- Nellie and Kathleen Beckett dressed in fairy costumes and holding wands in the backyard of their home.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mrs Joan Hadden
|Tagged with:||backyards, domestic environment, families, fancy dress, fancy dress costumes|
|Themes this item is part of:||Clothing & Textiles Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett (1859-1937)|
|Secondary Classification:||Female - Duos|
|Original Caption:||NELLIE AND KATHLEEN BECKETT|
|People Depicted:||Beckett, Nellie; Beckett, Kathleen|
|Format:||Glass Negative: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Northcote, Victoria, Australia, Oct 1896|
|Photographer:||Dr Thomas Beckett, Northcote, Victoria, Australia, Oct 1896|