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Negative - View of Little Sisters of the Poor Convent, Northcote, Victoria, 1892 Reg. No: MM 8198
- View of Little Sisters of the Poor Convent and Home for the elderly, taken from from Westbourne Grove, Northcote, next to Thomas Beckett's residence, November 1892.
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:
- The Convent of the Little Sisters of the Poor. There is a railway cutting in the foreground.
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from T. Beckett, 1990
- The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
|Tagged with:||clothing, convents, cuttings, picket fences, railway lines, washing|
|Themes this item is part of:||Clothing & Textiles Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Transport Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett (1859-1937), The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection|
|Secondary Classification:||Metropolitan - Melbourne|
|Organisations Depicted:||Little Sisters of The Poor Convent|
|Format:||Negative: Black & White; 35 mm|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Northcote, Victoria, Australia, Nov 1892|
|Photographer:||Dr Thomas Beckett, Northcote, Victoria, Australia, Nov 1892|
|Organisation Depicted:||Little Sisters of the Poor, Northcote, Victoria, Australia, Nov 1892|
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