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  • Title
    Taylor family photographs, ca. 1884-1968
  • Call number
    PXE 694/200-223
  • Level of description
  • Date

    ca. 1884-1968
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
  • Physical Description
    Photographs - 24 photoprints
  • Scope and Content
    200. Group photograph showing George Augustine Taylor, Vincent Patrick Taylor (Captain Penfold) & Houdini c. 1910
    201. Crowd of spectators & friends attending unveiling of the memorial to Major George Augustine Taylor, Veno Park, Heathcote, 20th April 1968
    202. Mrs B.M. Hodge & George Augustine Taylor at Veno Park Memorial
    203. Mrs Hodge, Mr Hodge & George Augustine Taylor
    204. Flag-draped memorial to Major George A. Taylor, born Sydney, 1872
    205. Memorial to George A. Taylor - unveiled
    206. Close-up of memorial
    207. Kerwin Macgraith, artist sculptor, with military & R.A.A.F. at Veno Park
    208. `Captain Penfold' - V.P. Taylor, 1915
    209. V.P. Taylor (at front) with second D.A.C. Australian Imperial Forces, at the Sphinx Pyramids, Egypt, Dec, 1915
    210. V.P. Taylor doing a stunt at top of Samson Masts of R.M.S. Tahiti enroute to America, August, 1920
    211. V.P. Taylor [in inflatable rubber suit] floating on San Francisco Bay, Sept. 29th, 1926
    212. V.P. Taylor floating down the Idaho Falls Rapids, U.S.A., July 9th, 1927.
    213. V.P. Taylor arriving at New Westminister, British Columbia, Canada, Sept, 3rd 1928
    214. V.P. Taylor after paddling down the Sacramento River, California, Oct 6th 1928
    215. Taylor, Vincent Patrick (possibly)
    216-216a. V.P. Taylor business portrait calling card ; Aeronaut George Taylor business card
    217. Photo of George A. Taylor, born 1902. Aged about 4, ca. 1906
    218-219. George A. Taylor with John Pearce at an `aeronautical' display at Grace Brothers, ca. 1971
    220. Florence Taylor (wife of George Augustine Taylor)
    221. Florence Butler, 1884
    222-223. [unidentified woman]
  • General note

    Transfer from the Manuscripts Section (Papers of George Augustus Taylor).
    Location number: MLMSS 2539
    Digital order no:a1253001
  • Signatures / Inscriptions

    Most photoprints are captioned on reverse
  • Name
  • Subject
  • Topic
  • Exhibited in

    Sydney Eccentrics: A Celebration of Individuals in Society - State Library of New South Wales (22 April - 29 August, 1999). Applies to: Nos.211,216,216a

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