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Isobel Bowden's floral diaries and Bowden family photographs, ca. 1865-1984

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Isobel Bowden's floral diaries and Bowden family photographs, ca. 1865-1984

Call numbers

PXA 1647 , PXD 1272

Record identifier

YEGmlyyn

Isobel Bowden's floral diaries and Bowden family photographs, ca. 1865-1984

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Isobel Bowden's floral diaries and Bowden family photographs, ca. 1865-1984

Full title

Isobel Bowden's floral diaries and Bowden family photographs, ca. 1865-1984

Author / Creator

Date

ca. 1865-1984

Call Numbers

PXA 1647 , PXD 1272

Record Identifier

YEGmlyyn
Physical Description

Contents

24 sketchbooks (containing watercolours) - 27 x 37 cm. or smaller

588 photographic prints - 24 x 19 cm. or smaller - col., black and white

1 volume of textual material

1 album (12 photographic prints) - 8 x 13 cm.

5 maps - 32 x 22 cm. or smaller - manuscript

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Level of description

Fonds

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Copying Conditions

Copyright status : In copyright - Life of artist plus 70 years

Copyright status : In copyright - Life of photographer plus 70 years

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

PXA 1647
Box 1
12 numbered floral diaries dated 22 August 1961-19 February 1974. Diaries contain water colours of native flowers and plants with loose manuscript notes by Isobel Bowden

Box 2
Contains a further 9 numbered floral diaries dated 5 February 1974-1981 along with 3 other unnumbered and undated floral diaries and a volume i...

ALTERNATIVE TITLES

Full title

Isobel Bowden's floral diaries and Bowden family photographs, ca. 1865-1984

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

Author / Creator

NOTES

General note

Pic.Acc. Upgrade Project - Information transferred from Pic.Acc.5763 as part of the eRecords Project 2012-13

Signature / Inscriptions

Many photographs captioned by donor

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Presented by Isobel Bowden, 21 November 1984
Pic.Acc.5763

Administrative / Biographical history

Isobel Kendall Bowden, conservationist, teacher and author, was born at Woodford, NSW, in 1908, second daughter of Federal Parliamentarian and Minister for Defence, Eric Kendall Bowden, and his wife Reinette, nee Murphy. Miss Bowden spent most of her life in the Blue Mountains where she developed an abiding interest in local and natural history and...

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PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

PXA 1647 , PXD 1272

Record Identifier

YEGmlyyn

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https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/YEGmlyyn

OTHER IDENTIFIERS

Reference code

412081

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