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Glass Negative - Nellie & Kathleen Beckett, Northcote, Victoria, Oct 1896 Image Reg. No: MM 030129

Summary:
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
Discipline: Technology

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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)
Primary Classification: PORTRAITS
Secondary Classification: Female - Duos
Tertiary Classification: children
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

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