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449255
  • Title
    Lucy Osburn / photographed by Freeman Bros. & Prout
  • Creator
  • Call number
    MIN 283
  • Level of description
    Collection
  • Date

    1856 (Case); c.1873-79 (photograph)
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    449255
  • Physical Description
    Photographs - Image 5 x 4 cm. in case 8 x 7 x 2 cm. - loose papers in right hand frame - 1 albumen photoprint in left hand oval frame of brown American Union case
  • Source
    Bequeathed by Miss Irene Fowler, 1975 Pic.Acc.3487
  • Access Conditions

    Access to this pictures collection via appointment only. Please submit your request through Ask a Librarian
  • General note

    Dated 1869 on inscription in right hand frame however a more likely date range approximated from photographic studio operation dates
    Union case made by S. Peck & Co., c. 1856
    Digital order no:a928870
  • Signatures / Inscriptions

    "Freeman late Oswald Allen / 360 George Street Sydney" -- printed on image reverse
    "Xmas 1869 / Syney [sic] Hospital" -- on loose papers in right hand frame, in a later hand
    "L. Osburn" -- on loose papers in right hand frame
    "Lady Superintendant" -- on loose papers in right hand frame
    "Sir Henry Parkes / Age 24 / Date of Arrival / in Sydney 1839 / 1839" -- on loose papers in right hand frame, suggesting that a Parkes photo acquired at the same time, filed at PXA 345/19a, may have earlier been enclosed in the Union case
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