The Squatters Exchange: a view of the corner of George and Margaret Streets, Sydney, ca. 1861

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The Squatters Exchange: a view of the corner of George and Margaret Streets, Sydney, ca. 1861

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DL Pd 107

Record identifier

YdmdNgN9

The Squatters Exchange: a view of the corner of George and Margaret Streets, Sydney, ca. 1861

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The Squatters Exchange: a view of the corner of George and Margaret Streets, Sydney, ca. 1861

Full title

The Squatters Exchange: a view of the corner of George and Margaret Streets, Sydney, ca. 1861

Date

ca. 1861

Call Numbers

DL Pd 107

Record Identifier

YdmdNgN9
Physical Description

Contents

1 watercolour - 16.4 x 23.8 cm: sheet 16.9 x 24.3 cm

Other Descriptions

Level of description

Fonds

Access and use

Copying Conditions

Out of copyright : Creator died before 1955

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

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Issue Copy

Digitised

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

View includes the premises of Brewster, Rea & Company stock and station agents ; F. Mader, stationer ; and R. Leworthy, tailor, and also an omnibus coach called Civility ; two bullock-drawn drays bearing bales of wool, and a five-piece brass band

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Full title

The Squatters Exchange: a view of the corner of George and Margaret Streets, Sydney, ca. 1861

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

General note

Copy print: DL Pd 107 : Available on open access in the Mitchell Library Reading Room

Keyword subject:
Brewster, John Gray (1823?-1897)
Brewster, Rea & Company
Civility (omnibus coach)
Exchange Hotel (cnr George & Margaret St., Sydney, N.S.W.)
Leworthy, Richard
Mader, Frederick
Squatters Exchange (265 George St., Sydney, N.S.W.)...

Signature / Inscriptions

Signed 'S.T.G.'

Date note

Dates from directories place the Exchange Hotel on the corner to 1858/9 and say Mader's shop was vacant in 1866; 1861 account is most in accord with the view, calling the corner building Squatter's Exchange, though the proprietor is given as John Brewster, stock and station agent, and none of the directories about this time give the form that inclu...

Conservation note

Slightly foxed

Description source

Information transferred from Pictures Card Catalogue as part of the eRecords Project, 2008-2009.

Title from notices on buildings shown

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Bequeathed by Sir William Dixson, 1952

Identifiers

PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

DL Pd 107

Record Identifier

YdmdNgN9

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https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/YdmdNgN9

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Reference code

840513

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