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Photographs of Wallace Palfrey Youngs' family including Errol Flynn, the Hall and Morrison families, and opening of the Sydney Harbour Bridge, with realia, ca. 1867-1949

Call numbers

PXA 1659 , R 2041 , PXD 1274 , FM5/1439 , Status: On display - The Collectors’ Gallery, Case 3, Shelf 47 - applies to R 2041/Item b

Record identifier

94RxxeK1

Photographs of Wallace Palfrey Youngs' family including Errol Flynn, the Hall and Morrison families, and opening of the Sydney Harbour Bridge, with realia, ca. 1867-1949

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Photographs of Wallace Palfrey Youngs' family including Errol Flynn, the Hall and Morrison families, and opening of the Sydney Harbour Bridge, with realia, ca. 1867-1949

Full title

Photographs of Wallace Palfrey Youngs' family including Errol Flynn, the Hall and Morrison families, and opening of the Sydney Harbour Bridge, with realia, ca. 1867-1949

Author / Creator

Date

ca. 1867-1949

Call Numbers

PXA 1659 , R 2041 , PXD 1274 , FM5/1439 , Status: On display - The Collectors’ Gallery, Case 3, Shelf 47 - applies to R 2041/Item b

Record Identifier

94RxxeK1
Physical Description

Contents

190 photographs - 27 x 34 cm or smaller - black & white, albumen, some mounted 1 necklace - shell and straw 1 photograph frame (with 1 photograph) - wood 1 pendant - brass and bakelite 3 drawings - 25 x 28 cm or smaller - black pencil scraper board, black ink on board 109 photographs (1 album) - 30...

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Fonds

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Physical Access Conditions

Access to this pictures collection via appointment only. Please submit your request through Ask a Librarian : Applies to FM5/1439 and R 2041

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

PXA 1659 (Box 1)
1 album (100 photographs) of ‘John Morrison of Drummoyne and forebears of Wallace P. Young’, featuring images from Pretoria, South Africa, construction sites and various groups of people (25 x 20.5 cm).

PXA 1659 (Box 2)
1 album (109 photographs) of small single portrait photos on card (carte-de-visite) of the Hall fami...

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Full title

Photographs of Wallace Palfrey Youngs' family including Errol Flynn, the Hall and Morrison families, and opening of the Sydney Harbour Bridge, with realia, ca. 1867-1949

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

Author / Creator

NOTES

General note

Pic.Acc. Upgrade Project - Information transferred from Pic.Acc.6952 as part of the eRecords Project 2012-13

Conservation note

Fair to good condition, albums bindings in very poor condition

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Donated by bequest from estate of Wallace Palfrey Young through Minter Ellison, Solicitors, Attorneys & Notories
Pic.Acc.6952

Administrative / Biographical history

Wallace Palfrey Young (? - 1989) of Drummoyne, was a press photographer in the 1920 and 1930s, working for Sam J. Hood, However, he did not enjoy his profession, so later became a dental prosthetist until his retirement in the 1970s. His father Harry Palfrey Young, served on the John William Missionary Ship, and claimed to be a descendent of Edward...

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PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

PXA 1659 , R 2041 , PXD 1274 , FM5/1439 , Status: On display - The Collectors’ Gallery, Case 3, Shelf 47 - applies to R 2041/Item b

Record Identifier

94RxxeK1

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https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/94RxxeK1

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Reference code

903325

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