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Photographic albums of the plague in The Rocks, Sydney, 1900 / under the supervision of Mr George McCredie ; [photographed by John Degotardi Jr.]

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94RxORj1

Photographic albums of the plague in The Rocks, Sydney, 1900 / under the supervision of Mr George McCredie ; [photographed by John Degotardi Jr.]

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Photographic albums of the plague in The Rocks, Sydney, 1900 / under the supervision of Mr George McCredie ; [photographed by John Degotardi Jr.]

Full title

Photographic albums of the plague in The Rocks, Sydney, 1900 / under the supervision of Mr George McCredie ; [photographed by John Degotardi Jr.]

Date

1900

Record Identifier

94RxORj1
Physical Description

Contents

6 albums (379 photoprints)

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Fonds

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This collection comprises 6 record series. You may navigate to a more detailed description of each series from this collection record and browse the digital images

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Full title

Photographic albums of the plague in The Rocks, Sydney, 1900 / under the supervision of Mr George McCredie ; [photographed by John Degotardi Jr.]

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NOTES

General note

This collection is also known as The Plague Albums.
The 6 volumes were previously located at the manuscripts location ML *D 90 - *D 95. They were copied onto preservation microfilm in Feb. 1990, while at that location.
The 6 volumes were transferred from manuscripts to the pictures location PXE 90 - PXE 95, in July 2001.

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Presented 1956 or 1962

Administrative / Biographical history

When bubonic plague struck Sydney in 1900, George McCredie was appointed by the Government to take charge of all quarantine activities in the Sydney area, beginning work on March 23, 1900. At the time of his appointment, McCredie was an architect and consulting engineer with offices in the Mutual Life of New York Building in Martin Place. McCredie'...

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94RxORj1

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413649

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