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Glass Negative - Grandmother Hoyt with Julia, Thomas & George Beckett, London, England, 1891 Image Reg. No: MM 030038

Thomas Beckett's grandmother, Mrs Hoyt, with his mother Julia Beckett, Thomas Beckett and his son George, taken in her garden in London, England, 1891.

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.

Thomas Beckett and his family visited relatives in England in 1891.
Description Of Content:
Four generations of the Beckett family - Thomas G Beckett, his son George Beckett, his mother Mrs Beckett and grandmother Hoyt. George is dressed in a sailor suit and holding a Model outrigger sailing vessel.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs Joan Hadden
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: families, portraits, toys
Themes this item is part of: Childhood & Youth Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Leisure Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett (1859-1937)
Primary Classification: PORTRAITS
Secondary Classification: Male & Female - Groups
Tertiary Classification: adults & children
People Depicted: Beckett, George; Beckett, Thomas; Hoyt, Grandmother; Beckett, Julia
Format: Glass Negative: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: London, England, Great Britain, 1891
Photographer: Dr Thomas Beckett, Charlton, Victoria, Australia, 1891

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