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Two men and a young boy (Tom Wild) on a motorbike, with a teddy bear sitting on the handle bars

Date: c 1912
Dimensions:
Overall: 119 x 162 mm
Medium: Paper
Credit Line: ANMM Collection donated through the Australian Government Cultural Gifts Program by the Williams family, descendants of Beatrice Kerr
Classification:Photographs
Object Name: Photograph
Object No: ANMS1031[069]

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    Description
    Tom Wild was the nephew of Australian swimming star Beatrice Kerr. His mother, Elsie Wild (née Kerr) was Beatrice's older sister. This photo may have been taken near the Kerr family home in Melbourne, Victoria.
    SignificanceThis collection documents the professional swimming and vaudeville career of Australian champion swimmer and diver Beatrice Maude Kerr in Australia and Britain between 1905 and 1911. It includes vaudeville posters, theatrical contracts, correspondence, postcards, scrap books, publications, news clippings and photographs.
    Additional Titles

    Collection title: Beatrice Kerr collection

    Web title: Two men and a young boy (Tom Wild) on a motorbike, with a teddy bear sitting on the handle bars

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