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836306
  • Title
    Albums of photographs of the Allen family, taken between 1890-1934 / Arthur Wigram Allen
  • Creator
  • Level of description
    Collection
  • Date

    1890-1934
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    836306
  • Physical Description
    51 albums (photographs made from 1/4 and 1/2 plate negatives)
  • Scope and Content
    Collection comprises 51 albums of photographs of the Allen family, their friends, places of residence, social life, etc. with views of Sydney and suburbs, the South Coast, the Hawkesbury River District, the Blue Mountains, etc.

    Only album nos 5-6, 14, 20-26, 27, 30-38, 40-41, 43-48, 50-52, 54-64, 66-68, 71-72, 74 and one unnumbered volume had been presented to to the Mitchell Library, May 1966.

    Allen family numbering of albums has been retained.

    ALBUM 05
    Photographs of the Allen family, August 1890 - October 1890

    ALBUM 06
    Photographs of the Allen family, September 1890 - January 1891

    ALBUM 14
    Photographs of the Allen family, October 1896 - April 1897

    ALBUM 20
    Photographs of the Allen family, January 1898 - August 1898

    ALBUM 21
    Photographs of the Allen family, August 1898 - February 1899

    ALBUM 22
    Photographs of the Allen family February 1899 - October 1899

    ALBUM 23
    Photographs of the Allen family, October 1899 - November 1899

    ALBUM 24
    Photographs of the Allen family, 14 November 1899 - 4 November 1900

    ALBUM 25
    Photographs of the Allen family, 4 November 1900 - 7 April 1901

    ALBUM 27
    Photographs of the Allen family, 11 April 1901 - December 1901

    ALBUM 30
    Photographs of the Allen family, 8 April 1903 - 6 September 1903

    ALBUM 31
    Photographs of the Allen family, 20 September 1903 - 20 January 1904

    ALBUM 32
    Photographs of the Allen family, February 1904 - September 1904

    ALBUM 33
    Photographs of the Allen family, 11 September 1904 - 18 January 1905

    ALBUM 34
    Photographs of the Allen family, 24 January 1905 - 2 July 1905

    ALBUM 35
    Photographs of the Allen family, 16 July 1905 - 9 October 1905

    ALBUM 36
    Photographs of the Allen family, 15 October 1905 - 1 April 1906

    ALBUM 37
    Photographs of the Allen family, 7 April 1906 - 12 November 1906

    ALBUM 38
    Photographs of the Allen family, 25 November 1906 - 5 April 1907

    ALBUM 40
    Photographs of the Allen family, 6 July 1907 - November 1907

    ALBUM 41
    Photographs of the Allen family, 1 December 1907 - April 1908

    ALBUM 42
    Photographs of the Allen family, August 1908 - December 1908

    ALBUM 44
    The British Antarctic Expedition, Vol. I, 1907-1909 / photographs compiled by Arthur Wigram Allen

    ALBUM 45
    The British Antarctic Expedition, Vol. II, 1907-1909 / photographs compiled by Arthur Wigram Allen

    ALBUM 46
    The British Antarctic Expedition, Vol. III, 1907-1909 / photographs compiled by Arthur Wigram Allen

    ALBUM 47
    The British Antarctic Expedition, Vol. IV, 1907-1909 / photographs compiled by Arthur Wigram Allen

    ALBUM 48
    Photographs of the Allen family, 5 December 1909 - 25 February 1909

    ALBUM 50
    Photographs of the Allen family, May 1909 - 12 October 1909

    ALBUM 51
    Photographs of the Allen family, October 1909 - November 1909

    ALBUM 52
    Photographs of the Allen family, November 1909 -

    ALBUM 54
    Photographs of the Allen family, 8 May 1910 - 13 September 1910

    ALBUM 55
    Photographs of the Allen family, 13 September 1910 - 27 November 1910

    ALBUM 56
    Photographs of the Allen family, 1 December - 30 April 1911

    ALBUM 57
    Photographs of the Allen family, 2 May 1911 - 7 October 1911

    ALBUM 58
    Photographs of the Allen family, 14 October 1911 - 11 February 1912

    ALBUM 59
    Photographs of the Allen family, 11 February 1912 - 15 June 1912

    ALBUM 60
    Photographs of the Allen family, 6 July 1912 - 26 January 1913

    ALBUM 61
    Photographs of the Allen family, 1 February 1913 - 10 May 1913

    ALBUM 62
    Photographs of the Allen family, 11 May 1913 - 15 October 1913

    ALBUM 63
    Photographs of the Allen family, 18 October 1913 - 9 August 1914

    ALBUM 64
    Photographs of the Allen family, 23 August 1914 - 7 March 1915

    ALBUM 66
    Photographs of the Allen family, 14 March 1915 - 25 December 1915

    ALBUM 67
    Photographs of the Allen family, 14 January 1916 - 5 February 1918

    ALBUM 68
    Photographs of the Allen family, February 1918 - September 1918

    ALBUM 71
    Photographs of the Allen family, 18 May 1930 - 26 January 1931

    ALBUM 72
    Photographs of the Allen family, 31 January 1931 - 18 October 1931

    ALBUM 74
    Photographs of the Allen family, November 1932 - March 1934

    UNNUMBERED ALBUM
    Photographs of the Allen family, 6 July 1904 - 25 December 1905
  • System of arrangement
    Chronological
  • Source
    Presented by A.D.W. Allen, Esq., May 1966 Pic.Acc.875
  • Copying Conditions
    Out of copyright: Created before 1955
    Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales
  • Description source

    Captions below photographs are partly those of A.W. Allen (in the earlier volumes) and presumably partly those of his secretary. chiefly his diaries at ML MSS 1317.

    Information transferred from Pictures Card Catalogue as part of the eRecords Project, 2008-2009
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