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Glass Negative - Grandmother Hoyt with Kate, George & Lawrence Beckett, London, England, 1891 Image Reg. No: MM 030034

Thomas Beckett's grandmother, Mrs Hoyt, with his wife Kate Beckett and sons George and Lawrence, 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:
Grandmother Hoyt nursing Lawrence Beckett with brother George and mother Kate standing alongside.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs Joan Hadden
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: clothing, families
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: Male & Female - Groups
Tertiary Classification: adults & children
People Depicted: Beckett, Kate; Beckett, Lawrence; Beckett, George; Hoyt, Grandmother
Format: Glass Negative: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: London, England, Great Britain, 1891
Photographer: Dr Thomas Beckett, 1891

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