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  • Title
    Series 02: Joseph Jackson pictorial material : Peak Hill and lower Blue Mountains, 1874-1902
  • Call number
    ON 456/Boxes 1-2
    PXA 1414
    PXD 978
  • Level of description
  • Date

  • Type of material
  • Reference code
  • Issue Copy
    Partly Digitised : 1 photograph only selected for digitisation, no. 15
  • Physical Description
    Textual Records - 1 document
    1 architectural drawing
    2 prints
    13 photographs - gelatin silver, albumen, tintype - 13 x 17 cm. or smaller
    31 photonegatives - glass - 12 x 16.5 cm. or smaller

    Joseph Jackson operated mainly in the Peak Hill, Wellington and Dubbo districts. Albert Mitchell was also a resident of Peak Hill. Joseph Jackson later became Lord Mayor of Sydney in 1931 and Minister for Local Government in 1932
  • Scope and Content
    ON 456 / Boxes 1-2
    Includes glass negatives of Faulconbridge House in [Sir Henry] Parkes' time and Springwood [Catholic Church], Peak Hill goldmining and scenes of town after fire in 1900, Peak Hill families and residents, Aboriginal carved trees near Bogan River, between 1897-1900, Untitled bush scenes

    PXA 1414
    13 photographs including photoprints of Aboriginal carved trees near Bogan River, between 1897-1900, Tintype of Gibson & Wynne newsagency, photoprint of a church, photoprint of a house and two copies of a photograph of schoolchildren

    PXD 978
    Photographs, prints and architectural plan, 1870-1918

    Tuscullum, Valley Heights [187-]
    2 photographic prints : albumen, mounted on board.
    Inscribed on reverse "Main Rd., crossing at Single Track ... Judge Foster, Chas Foster, cps Katooba, son of Judge Foster

    [Queen Victoria, 188-]
    1 photographic print

    Reproduction of portrait of Hon. Henry Parkes by M. S. [Montague Scott] from Supplement to the Illustrated Sydney News, November 1874
    Mounted on board

    Notice published in the Government Gazette, 24 Jany 1902 regarding the appointment of Magistrate for the State of New South Wales, 3 Feby 1902.
    Signed "J. Jackson", Peak Hill
    Mounted on board

    Plan of group of buildings known as Faulconbridge at Faulconbridge, formerly the residence of the late Sir Henry Parkes, 1918
    Scale 8 feet to 1 inch.
    1 diazotype, mounted on board

    A stormy rehearsal [cartoon]

    Forms part of MLMSS 8285
  • Access Conditions

    Access to this pictures collection via appointment only. Please submit your request through Ask a Librarian - Applies to ON 456
  • Published Information
    Four pictures reproduced in Historical notes on the earliest days of Peak Hill and district / compiled by Joseph Jackson. 1939. Location Number: 991.6/J in the Mitchell Library
  • General note

    Pic.Acc. Upgrade Project - Information transferred from Pic.Acc.1477 as part of the eRecords Project 2011-2012
    Digital order no:a1731001
  • Signatures / Inscriptions

    'A.G.M' and 'A.G. Mitchell' on outside of several negative envelopes
  • Conservation note

    One glass negative is broken
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