Royal Australian Historical Society : Sydney photographs, ca. 1870-1964

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Record title

Royal Australian Historical Society : Sydney photographs, ca. 1870-1964

Call numbers

PXA 1592 , PXA 1593 , PXA 1594 , PXA 1595 , PXA 1596 , PXA 1597 , PXA 1598 , PXD 1253 , PXE 1348 , PXE 1349

Record identifier

YRlZ5bPn

Royal Australian Historical Society : Sydney photographs, ca. 1870-1964

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Royal Australian Historical Society : Sydney photographs, ca. 1870-1964

Full title

Royal Australian Historical Society : Sydney photographs, ca. 1870-1964

Date

ca. 1870-1964

Call Numbers

PXA 1592 , PXA 1593 , PXA 1594 , PXA 1595 , PXA 1596 , PXA 1597 , PXA 1598 , PXD 1253 , PXE 1348 , PXE 1349

Record Identifier

YRlZ5bPn
Physical Description

Contents

1 ephemera item - train ticket

2 ephemera items - 11.4 x 16 cm and 8.5 x 12.7 cm - invitation cards

16 ephemera items (postcards) - 10.2 x 14.3 cm or smaller

228 photographs - 41 x 51 cm or smaller - gelatin silver, albumen

3 textual records - letters and one note

Other Descriptions

Level of description

Series

Arrangement

Like subjects of compatible physical size are grouped together. Photos that appear to be in series are grouped together. Photos with only size in common are arranged alphabetically

Access and use

Copying Conditions

Copyright restrictions may apply : Photographs in this collection created before 1955 are all out of copyright. Photographs created after 1955 are in copyright.

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

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Issue Copy

Partly Digitised : 3 images from PXE 1348 box 6

Subjects

Subjects and topics

North Sydney (N.S.W.) Parramatta (N.S.W.) Sydney (N.S.W.) Domain, The (Sydney, N.S.W.) Tivoli Theatre (Sydney, N.S.W.) Sydney Hospital (Macquarie Street, Sydney, N.S.W.) Parliament House (Sydney, N.S.W.) St. James' Church (Sydney, N.S.W.) Mint (Sydney, N.S.W.) Richmond Terrace (The Domain, Sydney, N.S.W.) Parsley Bay (N.S.W.) Rose Bay (N.S.W.) Circular Quay (Sydney, N.S.W.) Sydney Town Hall (Sydney, N.S.W.) St. Andrew's Cathedral (Sydney, N.S.W.) York Street (Sydney, N.S.W.) Garden Island (N.S.W.) Government House (Sydney, N.S.W.) Coogee Beach (N.S.W.) University of Sydney (N.S.W.) Ultimo House (Sydney, N.S.W.) Camp Cove (N.S.W.) Middle Harbour (N.S.W.) Victoria Barracks (Paddington, N.S.W.) Tarban Creek (Parramatta River, N.S.W.) Parramatta River (N.S.W.) Gladesville Bridge (Sydney, N.S.W.) Burdekin House (Sydney, N.S.W.) Coast Hospital (Little Bay, N.S.W.) Snails Bay (N.S.W.) Central Railway Station (Sydney, N.S.W.) Dawes' Battery (Sydney, N.S.W.) Point Piper (N.S.W.) Rocks, The (Sydney, N.S.W.) Royal Botanic Gardens (Sydney, N.S.W.) General Post Office (Sydney, N.S.W.) Hambledon Cottage (Parramatta, N.S.W.) Exhibition Building (Prince Alfred Park, N.S.W.) Oxford Street (Paddington, N.S.W.) Old Supreme Court (corner Elizabeth & King Streets, Sydney, N.S.W.) St. Stephen's Church (Phillip Street, Sydney, N.S.W.) State Conservatorium of Music (Sydney, N.S.W.) Princes Street (Sydney, N.S.W.) Vaucluse House (Vaucluse, N.S.W.) Commissariat Store (Circular Quay, N.S.W.) Queens Square (Sydney, N.S.W.) St. Saviour's Cathedral (Goulburn, N.S.W.) St. Thomas' Anglican Church (North Sydney, N.S.W.) Queen Victoria Building (Sydney, N.S.W.) Bankstown Public School (N.S.W.) Elizabeth Farm (Parramatta, N.S.W.) Elizabeth Farm (House : Parramatta, N.S.W.) Bent Street (Sydney, N.S.W.) George Street (Sydney, N.S.W.) Pitt Street (Sydney, N.S.W.) Woolloomooloo Bay (N.S.W.) Mosman (N.S.W.) Pyrmont Bridge (Sydney, N.S.W.) Spit, The (N.S.W.) Lane Cove Bridge Randwick Tram Depot Criterion Theatre (Pitt Street, Sydney, N.S.W.)) Park Street (Sydney, N.S.W.) Sydney Harbour (N.S.W.) Lavender Bay (N.S.W.) Milsons Point (N.S.W.) National Art Gallery of New South Wales St. Mary's Cathedral (Sydney, N.S.W.) Australian Museum (Sydney, N.S.W.) Balmoral (N.S.W.) Farm Cove (N.S.W.) Cowan Creek (N.S.W.) Woodnutt's Boatshed (Cowan Creek, Ku-ring-gai Chase, N.S.W.) Woodnutt's Boatshed (Cowan Creek, Ku-ring-gai Chase, N.S.W.) Devonshire Street Cemetery (Sydney, N.S.W.) Annandale (N.S.W.) Manly Beach (N.S.W.) Loftus Street (Sydney, N.S.W.) Fitzroy Dock (Cockatoo Island, N.S.W.) Fitzroy Dock (Cockatoo Island, N.S.W.) Macquarie Place (Sydney, N.S.W.) Sydney Harbour Bridge (Sydney, N.S.W.) Elizabeth Street (Sydney, N.S.W.) Hunter Street (Sydney, N.S.W.) Upper Fort Street (Millers Point, N.S.W.) Phillip Street (Sydney, N.S.W.) Riley Street (Sydney, N.S.W.) Denham Street (Surry Hills) Commonwealth Street (Surry Hills, N.S.W.) Bridge Street (Sydney, N.S.W.) Corso, The (Manly, N.S.W.) Barrack Street (Sydney, N.S.W.) interiors barracks beaches bridges burial grounds churches explosions Federation (1901) harbours houses official buildings parks railways roads & streets schools & colleges ships statues city & town views universities jetties & wharves horsedrawn carriages streetscapes sawmills butcher shops shops city & town streets city & town buildings parsonages hotels & taverns coaches (horsedrawn) ferries steam trams theatres & cinemas stone walls aerial views chapels tickets timber yards public libraries Sydney (N.S.W.)--Pictorial works Australian Federation, 1901 Adult Females Adult Males children St James' Church (Sydney, N.S.W.) S. S. Austral (ship) Anthony Hordern & Sons Mort's Dock and Engineering Company David Jones & Co Tivoli Theatre (Sydney, N.S.W.) Vickery, Ebenezer

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

PXE 1348
Box 6:
Troopships, 1901 Federation celebrations in Sydney city and Centennial Park, Domain, Sydney Harbour, Miller's Point, The Rocks, Manly Corso, Mosman, Allan family estate chapel, Eastern Suburbs, New Central Station in 1906 and photograph of the aftermath of a nitroglycerine explosion in Bridge Street in 1866.

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ALTERNATIVE TITLES

Full title

Royal Australian Historical Society : Sydney photographs, ca. 1870-1964

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

General note

Donors include E.G. Shaw, Miss E Sturt, Colin M Ashton, Mrs A G Foster, Mrs Buchanan, Mrs Hawkins, Miss Marsh, J Jones, Nicolson & Morgan, Mrs J. Thompson, Reverend A.A. Aspinall
Individual photos are unnumbered

Two letters and one note contain information about some of the photographs

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Signature / Inscriptions

Handwritten inscriptions on reverse identify and date most images

Conservation note

Mounts are brittle, foxed, dirty and in some cases torn or incomplete. Many photos faded and foxed.

Invitation card - the larger card torn in half along a perforation down the centre

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Pic.Acc.2140/Boxes 6-15

Exhibited in

Dead Central

Identifiers

PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

PXA 1592 , PXA 1593 , PXA 1594 , PXA 1595 , PXA 1596 , PXA 1597 , PXA 1598 , PXD 1253 , PXE 1348 , PXE 1349

Record Identifier

YRlZ5bPn

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OTHER IDENTIFIERS

Reference code

421578

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