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Photograph, Black & White, Adelaide Bleazby, Frank Box, Daisy c1900

From the Collection of City of Moorabbin Historical Society (Operating the Box Cottage Museum) Joyce Park Jasper Road Ormond Victoria

Description
Faded Black & White photograph of Adelaide Bleazby, Frank Box and daughter Daisy at Geelong c1900
Size
10cm x15cm
Object Registration
01057
Keywords
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Historical information
Frank Box was descendant of the Box family who migrated from Sussex England c 1850 and established market gardens in the area of Henry Dendy's Special Survey 1841 Brighton', Parish of Moorabbin, County of Bourke. Frank married Adelaide Bleazby b 1873 and they are shown here with their daughter, Daisy , at Kilgour Street Geelong Victoria c1900
When Made
c1900
Made By
Amateur photographer (Maker)
Significance
The Box family were pioneer settlers in the Parish of Moorabbin, County of Bourke c 1850 in the area of Henry Dendy's 'Special Survey Brighton 1841'. They established market gardens and raised their children.
Inscriptions & Markings
Back handwritten information unsigned
Last updated
12 Jun 2019 at 9:37PM