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403717
  • Title
    Photographic souvenirs [Hordern family album, ca. 1898-1908]
  • Creator
  • Call number
    PXA 855 (v.1)
  • Level of description
    fonds
  • Date

    ca. 1898-1908
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    403717
  • Physical Description
    Albums - 33.5 x 29.2 cm. - 1 album (171 photoprints on 36 pages) - 1 loose photoprint
  • Scope and Content
    Many of the photographs were taken (possibly by Anthony Hordern) on a family voyage to Europe in 1908 (Samuel Hordern, his wife Jane and children, Anthony and Lebbeus).
    Samuel Hordern appears in individual and group photographs: (p.1) top L & R, bottom L -- (p.2) bottom R -- (p.5) centre & bottom L -- (p.6) bottom R -- (p.13) bottom L -- (p.18) bottom R -- (p.19) bottom R -- (p.26) centre? top R -- (p.34) bottom L.
    Jane Hordern appears 2nd from R, top L (p.1)
    "Lib" refers to Lebbeus Hordern
    Also included are photographs of the family home Retford Hall (R.H.), Darling Point -- the country home Retford Park, Bowral (p.26 top L) -- `White Wings' (yacht) and `Bronzewing' (motor yacht) (p.12)
  • Source
    Presented Apr 1981 Pic.Acc.4899
  • General note

    Contents information provided by the author of `Children of one family : the story of Anthony and Ann Hordern and their descendants in Australia, 1825-1925 / Lesley Hordern. Sydney : Retford Press, 1985 (Deluxe ed.)
    Some photographs reproduced in above publication
    Related manuscript material: Hordern family. Papers, mainly correspondence, 1820-30, 1868-72, with newscuttings, 1904-1923, re Anthony Hordern and Sons (1 folder). Location number: ML MSS 3927 Mitchell Library
    See also listing of Hordern family photographs available at Pic.Acc.5919, Pictures Source File, Mitchell Library
    Digital order no:Album ID : 852732
  • Signatures / Inscriptions

    pp.[1-15] chiefly titled below images
    pp.[16-36] untitled
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