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  • Title
    Sydney Harbour : views of Middle and North Harbour bays and foreshores, including Quarantine Station, North Head, ca. 1870s
  • Call number
    PXA 969
  • Level of description
  • Date

    [ca. 1870s]
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
  • Issue Copy
    Partly Digitised : 9 images
  • Physical Description
    Photographs - 36 albumen photprints - on mounts 24.2 x 30 cm. and 25 x 30.1 cm.
  • Scope and Content
    [Includes a series, probably taken by amateur photographers, showing their portable darkroom and boat]
    1-3. Middle Harbour near Bantry Bay
    4. [Untitled, similar view to No.1]
    5-10. Downward from head of Middle Harbour
    11. Accross [sic] Middle Harbour
    12. Shingle splitting Middle Harbour
    13. Middle Harbour point near Willoughby Falls
    14. "Willoughby Falls" North Shore
    15. [Untitled]
    16. Rocks, Collins Flat near Manly
    17-8. Collins Flat near Manly Beach
    19. Collins Flat near Manly
    20. Rocks at Collins Flat near Manly
    21. Collins Flat near Manly Beach
    22. Collins Flat north side
    23-5. Little Manly Point
    26. [untitled]
    27. Spring Cove, north end
    28. Spring Cove, Quarantine Station
    29-30. Store Beach, Quarantine Ground
    31. Store Beach, Quarantine Station
    32. From Store Beach, Quarantine Station
    33. Flagstaff Point, Quarantine Ground
    34. Dunckeurs [Dunkeurs?] Cottage, Quarantine Ground
    35. Dunkeurs [Dunckeurs?] Cottage, Quarantine
    36. Quarantine Station
  • Source
    Transfer from Mitchell Library Small Pictures File, 2002
  • Copying Conditions
    Out of copyright: Created before 1955
  • General note

    Dated by Alan Davies, State Library of New South Wales, Curator of Photographs, 2002
    From album of photos some with stamp ""J.R. Clarke, Publisher & Importer of Photographs ... Sydney"" and some also with stamp ""J. Paine, photo, Sydney"" (note by Library Officer on reverse of mounts)
    Digital order no:Album ID : 823880
  • Signatures / Inscriptions

    Most are titled in ink at lower edge of mount. Some also have numbers before and after the title.
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