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  • Title
    [Sophia Rebecca Lawson, May 1845 / photographed by George Goodman]
  • Creator
  • Call number
    MIN 155
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  • Date

    May 1845
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  • Physical Description
    Photographs - 1/9th plate daguerreotype in pinchbeck frame, inside velvet-lined morocco leather Wharton case - visible image 5 x 4 cm., case 7.5 x 6.2 x 2 cm. (closed)

    Sophia Rebecca Lawson was the fifth daughter of William and Caroline Lawson and a grand-daughter of Lieut. William Lawson, pastoralist and Blue Mountains explorer. She later married Edward Richard Deas-Thomson in 1884.
    For further genealogical information see PXn 870, available in the Mitchell Library Reading Room. See also Annals of the Street Family of Birtley / Kenneth W. Street (1941)
  • Access Conditions

    Access to this pictures collection via appointment only. Please submit your request through Ask a Librarian
  • Copying Conditions
    Out of copyright: Created before 1955
    Please acknowledge:: Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales
  • General note

    In May 1845, George Goodman photographed the Lawson family producing a set of six or more exquisite daguerreotype portraits. Others in the series are located at MIN 142, MIN 157-158, MIN 323, MIN 345 Mitchell Library.
    Digital order no:Album ID : 1256007
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