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Negative - Flinders Street Station, Melbourne, Victoria, 1898 Image Reg. No: MM 8225

Summary:
View of platforms of Flinders Street Station, Melbourne, April 1898. 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:
Platforms at Flinders Street Station. Princes Bridge and the Yarra River are in the background.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from T. Beckett, 1990
Acknowledgement:
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: bridges, rail vehicles, railway signals, railway stations, rivers, steam railway locomotives
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Transport Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett (1859-1937), The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: RAIL TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Railway Infrastructure - Stations
Tertiary Classification: metropolitan
Organisations Depicted: Flinders Street Railway Station; Princes Bridge; Yarra River
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, Apr 1898
Photographer: Dr Thomas Beckett, Northcote, Victoria, Australia, Apr 1898

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