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Ernest Walter Pratt negatives of Murwillumbah and the Solomon Islands, before 1904

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ON 306

Record identifier

94RxMBK1

Ernest Walter Pratt negatives of Murwillumbah and the Solomon Islands, before 1904

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Ernest Walter Pratt negatives of Murwillumbah and the Solomon Islands, before 1904

Full title

Ernest Walter Pratt negatives of Murwillumbah and the Solomon Islands, before 1904

Date

before 1904

Call Numbers

ON 306

Record Identifier

94RxMBK1
Physical Description

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57 negatives - 16.2 x 21.5 cm. - glass

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Fonds

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

MURWILLUMBAH REGION

1. Railway tunnel (negative in two pieces)
2-7. Sugar and timber mills, Murwillumbah Region
8-12. Harvest and transport of sugar, Murwillumbah Region
13-16. Unidentified dairy farms or towns, Murwillumbah Region
17. Men in main street of a town and Halliday building
18. Main street with McClean’s store, Aus...

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Full title

Ernest Walter Pratt negatives of Murwillumbah and the Solomon Islands, before 1904

Variant title

Captioned by cataloguer -- few details were given with the negatives

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

Date note

Dated from Library correspondence file

Conservation note

3 negatives cracked

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Presented by Mr Alan Ernest Pratt, Sept 1973
Pic.Acc.2936

Administrative / Biographical history

Ernest Walter Pratt was born in Murwillumbah, 16 September 1873. He was a photographer in the 1890's. After obtaining a mariner's engineering certificate in 1900, he worked on boats trading in the islands until just after his marriage 25 October 1902, to Cecilia Harriet Weston. He became a plumber and lived in Annnandale. He died 23 July 1930.
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ON 306

Record Identifier

94RxMBK1

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825584

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