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  • Title
    Sydney City Mission photographs and a drawing, ca. 1892-1986
  • Creator
  • Call number
    PXD 1242
    PXA 1606/Box 1
    PXA 1606/Box 2
    SLIDES 249-250
  • Level of description
  • Date

    ca. 1892-1986
  • Type of material
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  • Physical Description
    Approx. 130 photographs - 24 x 50 cm and smaller
    1 drawing - watercolour : mounted: - 39 x 30 cm
    65 lantern slides - 8.2 x 8.2 cm
    13 slides - 35mm :
  • Scope and Content
    PXA 1606/Boxes 1-2
    Photographs include staff, clients, Glebe City Mission Cricket Club, Seaside House Cronulla, people at City Refuge, gymnastic team, Mission House at Newtown, Green Valley Community Centre, Wilderness Program, Stanmore Clothing Centre, Life Skills Classes, "The Factory" at Waterloo, Swanton Lodge, Balmain Mission Hall, Clifton Lodge at North Sydney, Missionbeat vans, Head Office in Bathurst Street, Mt Gibraltar Home at Bowral, Benjamin Short (founder of the Mission), soup kitchen, children's homes.
    Eilean Donan Castle, Loch Duich, Scotland; Glencoe Mountains from Callart, Scotland.

    PXD 1242
    Drawing - 'One of Sydney's Oldest, City Mission Hall', watercolour, by Winifred Caddy

    SLIDES 249
    Lantern slides include Macquarie Place, Sleeping out, Stonehaven, Surry Hills, Mt Gibraltar dormitory, Cronulla playground, Paddington soup kitchen, Norfolk St (Newtown), Cornwallis St (Redfern), Alexandria St (Alexandria), Cronulla dining room, Glebe boys, Redfern East girls, Newtown, Barcum Place (Paddington), Sunday School, at Mt Gibraltar, "Off to School at Mt Gibraltar, Camperdown, In the Redfern district, Mount Gibraltar (Bowral), Millers Point, Waterloo, Albert Square (Paddington), Dudley St (Paddington), Chippendale, In the Domain, Dining room (Mt Gibraltar), Cronulla dormitory, 1930s.

    SLIDES 250
    Slides include Judges House (Kent St), Alexandria, vans,junior boys camp sports day, Missionary Want, outdoor preaching, 'Reading the Word to an invalid' at Glebe, Waterloo district, Alexandria Mission Hall, Outdoor Sunday School,
  • Access Conditions
    Restricted: - - Access only by appointment with Pictures staff - the records are to be issued to approved readers for research use in the Mitchell Library only with the written authority of the Depositor.
  • Copying Conditions
    Rights and Restrictions Information:: Copies for research or private study of any of the records, the copyright of which is owned by the Depositor, may be supplied by the Library only with the written authority of the Depositor.
  • General note

    Pic.Acc. Update Project - Information transferred from Pic.Acc.6200 as part of the eReords Project, 2010-2011
  • Signatures / Inscriptions

    Most photographs are identified
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