Panoramic view of Sydney, New South Wales, before 1865 / photographed by J. Degotardi

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Panoramic view of Sydney, New South Wales, before 1865 / photographed by J. Degotardi

Call numbers

ML 1340

Record identifier

YEGm4Grn

Panoramic view of Sydney, New South Wales, before 1865 / photographed by J. Degotardi

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Panoramic view of Sydney, New South Wales, before 1865 / photographed by J. Degotardi

Full title

Panoramic view of Sydney, New South Wales, before 1865 / photographed by J. Degotardi

Date

before 1865

Call Numbers

ML 1340

Record Identifier

YEGm4Grn
Physical Description

Contents

1 photograph - 26 x 156 cm. on paper mount 31 x 164 cm in timber frame 81 x 180 cm., glass fronted - albumen photoprint (panorama)

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Copying Conditions

Out of copyright : Created died before 1955

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

Physical Access Conditions

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Digitised

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

16 points of interest are numbered on the panorama, then named on mount underneath:

1. Garden Island
2. Macquarie's Chair
3. Rushcutter's Bay
4. Milson's Point (North Shore)
5. Fort Macquarie
6. Government House
7. Circular Quay
8. North Shore
9. St James Church (opposite Royal Mint)
10. Observatory & flagstaff
...

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Full title

Panoramic view of Sydney, New South Wales, before 1865 / photographed by J. Degotardi

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NOTES

General note

Transferred from XV1/c.1870/2 Mar. 2004
Photograph taken from the North Shore, looking across to the city on the left and Parramatta River etc. on the right

Digital order no:a128637

Signature / Inscriptions

"J.Degotardi / Sydney / 287 George St" -- beneath title, on mount
"Thomas Coke Burnell / from his affectionate cousins Adolphe & Margaret Reibins; in remembrance of his sojourn in Sydney from Dec. 1870 to Feb. 28th 1871" -- at right, on mount

Date note

Previously dated ca. 1870
This image is pre-1865 (not ca. 1870): the photo shows the Water Police Station (built 1838) at the north eastern tip of Goat Island in an operational state as a Water Police Station, with its adjacent flag telegraph pole (erection of which is mentioned in documentary sources), and, the photo does not show the Artillery...

Conservation note

Torn vertically in 2 at left

Identifiers

PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

ML 1340

Record Identifier

YEGm4Grn

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439957

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