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825545
  • Title
    The drawing room album : an ornamental and variegated repository for contributions in literature, music and drawing, 1833-1861 / S. E. H.
  • Creator
  • Call number
    PXA 395
  • Level of description
    fonds
  • Date

    [London] : Ackermann, 1833
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    825545
  • Physical Description
    1 album - drawings, printed and textual items
  • Collection history
    On long term loan 27 August, 1968
  • Scope and Content
    Published volume with inserted newscuttings, pencil, ink, watercolour sketches, etc. 149 pp.

    The album has the monogram `S.E.H. 1835' following a dedicatory poem on the flyleaf; no information to identify 'S.E.H.' could be found. The album was published in 1833, but the album's contents date from 1843 to 1861.

    Included is a watercolour of The Washpool Kaniah River, July 1849 (p. 89); the signatures of some members of the Ebsworth, King, Dumaresq, Blaxland, Henning and Macarthur and other families, a poem which is initialled 'J.A. MCA. Jan 1849' and may have been written by James Macarthur, as well as miscellaneous published pictures, songs, poems and puzzles.
  • Collection history
    On long term loan 27 August, 1968
  • Source
    Purchased from Mr L.W.O. Martin, November 1991
  • Copying Conditions
    Out of copyright:
    Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales
  • General note

    Keyword subjects:
    Kaniah River (N.S.W.)
    Digital order no:Album ID : 971212
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