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1269412
  • Title
    Series 02: Glass photonegatives of Sydney, Burragorang, and New Zealand, 1890-1910 / photographed by William Joseph Macpherson
  • Level of description
    series
  • Date

    1890-1910
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    1269412
  • Physical Description
    532 negatives (22 boxes) - glass
  • Collection history
    Originally owned by Mr E. B. Macpherson and Mrs Judy Macpherson, Lane Cove, Sydney. Ownership passed to David William Macpherson, November 2014.
  • Scope and Content
    The photographs record family life in and around Sydney, as well as family groups, trips and rural scenes. Some images relate to the Macpherson family property 'Hawthornden' in Woollahra, and 'Warringah Lodge' Cremorne, as well as rural scenes in Burragorang, N.S.W. Sydney beaches such as Clovelly, Coogee and Manly. Other photographs relate to trips to Wentworth Falls, NSW, and overseas areas of New Zealand and Norfolk Island.

    One large plate negative is titled 'Hawthornden, 1899'.

    BOX 07: Glass negatives including views of Rotorua, New Zealand, ca 1890-1910.

    BOX 08: Glass negatives including views of rural areas in New Zealand, ca 1890-1910.

    BOX 09: Glass negatives including views of Rotorua, New Zealand, and Circular Quay and Manly Wharf, Sydney, ca 1890-1910.

    BOX 10: Glass negatives including views of Rotorua, New Zealand, ca 1890-1910.

    BOX 11: Glass negatives including views of Whangaroa, New Zealand, ca 1890-1910.

    BOX 12: Glass negatives including views of Whakarewarewa, New Zealand, ca 1890-1910.

    BOX 13: Glass negatives including views of Whakarewarewa, and Rotorua, New Zealand, ca 1890-1910.

    BOX 14: Glass negatives including views of New Zealand, and Martin Place and Middle Harbour, Sydney, ca 1890-1910.

    BOX 15: Glass negatives including views of Federation decorations, Sydney, 1901.

    BOX 16: Glass negatives including views of Burragorang, ca 1890-1910.

    BOX 17: Glass negatives including views of Burragorang, and Hawthornden, ca. 1890-1910.

    BOX 18: Glass negatives including views of Whangaroa, New Zealand and The Rocks, Sydney, ca. 1890-1910.

    BOX 19: Glass negatives including views of Middle Harbour, Sydney, ca. 1890-1910.

    BOX 20: Glass negatives including views of Wentworth Falls, and Sydney, ca. 1890-1910.

    BOX 21: Glass negatives including views of New Zealand farms, Sydney Harbour, Narrabeen, and maypole dancing at the SCG, ca. 1890-1910.

    BOX 22: Glass negatives including views of Middle Harbour, Sydney, ca. 1890-1910.

    BOX 23: Glass negatives including views Hawthornden House, and buildings on Carrington Street, Sydney, 1890-1910.

    BOX 24: Glass negatives including views of Sydney Harbour, Royal Botanic Gardens, and Circular Quay, Sydney, ca. 1890-1910.

    BOX 25: Glass negatives including views of Wynyard Park, Circular Quay, and Pitt Street, Sydney, ca. 1890-1910.

    BOX 26: Glass negatives including caves, and Sydney street scenes and dwellings, ca. 1890-1910.

    BOX 27: Glass negatives including views of Sydney streetscapes, harbour, parks, and waterways, ca. 1890-1910.

    BOX 28: Glass negatives including views of Norfolk Island and New Zealand, ca. 1890-1910.
  • Collection history
    Originally owned by Mr E. B. Macpherson and Mrs Judy Macpherson, Lane Cove, Sydney. Ownership passed to David William Macpherson, November 2014.
  • Source
    Presented by David William Macpherson, November 2014
  • Copying Conditions
    Out of copyright: Created before 1955
    Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, New South Wales
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