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1136851
  • Title
    Item 06: [Album including drawings of snakes and Aboriginal rock art, Sydney Harbour, New South Wales, 1876-1897 / by J. S. Bray]
  • Call number
    PXA 192
  • Level of description
    item
  • Date

    1876-1897
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    1136851
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised : 2014
  • Physical Description
    1 album - mostly ink and watercolour
  • Scope and Content
    Includes drawings of snakes including the Bandy bandy or Ringed snake, Tiger or Brown-banded snake, Broad-headed snake, Whip snake, and Brown snake ; a stone axe from the Solomon Islands ; Old 'Kangaroo' Obelisk at Manly Beach ; Old Bora ground, Blatherars Point, Balmoral Beach, Middle Harbour ; Aboriginal rock art at Long Bay, Middle Harbour ; Aboriginal gunyah, Watson's Bay ; and drawings of plants, animals, insects, and shells (39 drawings).
  • Source
    Bequeathed by D. S. Mitchell, 1907 Transferred from Mitchell Library Manuscripts A 192, August 1997
  • Copying Conditions
    Out of copyright: Creator died before 1955
    Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales
  • General note

    Digital order no:Album ID : 1148180
  • Signatures / Inscriptions

    Some drawings signed and dated by artist.
    First page of album signed "DS. Mitchell".
  • Date note

    Dated from album.
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