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Record title

Photographs and negatives of The Rocks, Sydney; Woolloomooloo; Darling Harbour and city views / by John G. Sprod, 1945

Call numbers

PXB 371 , ON 197

Record identifier

9BvMDWb9

Photographs and negatives of The Rocks, Sydney; Woolloomooloo; Darling Harbour and city views / by John G. Sprod, 1945

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Photographs and negatives of The Rocks, Sydney; Woolloomooloo; Darling Harbour and city views / by John G. Sprod, 1945

Full title

Photographs and negatives of The Rocks, Sydney; Woolloomooloo; Darling Harbour and city views / by John G. Sprod, 1945

Date

1945

Call Numbers

PXB 371 , ON 197

Record Identifier

9BvMDWb9
Physical Description

Contents

Photographs - 6 x 6 cm. - 25 silver gelatin contact prints, 36 negatives

Other Descriptions

Level of description

Fonds

Access and use

Copying Conditions

Out of copyright : Created before 1955

Please acknowledge : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales

Physical Access Conditions

Access to this pictures collection via appointment only. Please submit your request through Ask a Librarian : Applies to ON 197

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

PXB 371
1-8. The Rocks, Sydney
9-13. Darling Harbour
14-16. Woolloomooloo
17-25. Views of Sydney including the A.P.A. Building, the Royal Arcade, Taronga Zoo and Circular Quay

ON 197 NEGATIVES
1-16. The Rocks, Sydney
17-20. Darling Harbour
21-24. Woolloomooloo
25-36. Views of Sydney including Kings Cross, the A.P.A. B...

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Full title

Photographs and negatives of The Rocks, Sydney; Woolloomooloo; Darling Harbour and city views / by John G. Sprod, 1945

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

Author / Artists

NOTES

General note

Photographer John G. Sprod. Taken when he was in the RAAF stationed in Sydney. The subject matter (back lanes with washing hanging out and street urchins) is typical of the imagery exhibited at that time. One negative of people fishing from Harbour steps shows clear evidence of 'reworking',including the removal of one figure to improve composition...

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Presented Jan 1996

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Call Numbers

PXB 371 , ON 197

Record Identifier

9BvMDWb9

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Reference code

112265

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