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Millett family album of photographs, genealogical notes, cards and invitations, ca. 1865-1945, 1993, 1996, and 2009

Call numbers

PXA 1218

Record identifier

YezdEyA9

Millett family album of photographs, genealogical notes, cards and invitations, ca. 1865-1945, 1993, 1996, and 2009

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Millett family album of photographs, genealogical notes, cards and invitations, ca. 1865-1945, 1993, 1996, and 2009

Full title

Millett family album of photographs, genealogical notes, cards and invitations, ca. 1865-1945, 1993, 1996, and 2009

Date

ca. 1865-1945, 1993, 1996, and 2009

Call Numbers

PXA 1218

Record Identifier

YezdEyA9
Physical Description

Contents

1 album (170 photographic prints and 9 items of ephemera and textual material) - album 29 x 22.5 cm - chiefly albumen and gelatin silver

1 photographic print - 10 x 14 cm - albumen

1 volume of textual material (87 pages) - printed

Other Descriptions

Level of description

Fonds

Access and use

Copying Conditions

Out of copyright : Created before 1955 (applies to photographs only)

Terms of use

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

ITEM 1
An album of brown leather, stamped with the letters "W.H.M. V.A." on the front cover, containing carte-de-visite, cabinet and photographic portraits including the Millett, A'Beckett, Murphy, and Deloitte families from Australia, Penzance and Hong Kong. It includes portraits of William Halse Millett and the actress Maude Millett.

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ALTERNATIVE TITLES

Full title

Millett family album of photographs, genealogical notes, cards and invitations, ca. 1865-1945, 1993, 1996, and 2009

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

General note

Photographs may be inscribed on reverse. This was not checked at time of cataloguing, March 2010

Signature / Inscriptions

Front cover of album is stamped "W.H.M. V.A.". Album is annotated in pencil and ink and in a later hand in pen

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Presented by Mr John Millett, 2009

Administrative / Biographical history

William Halse Millett (1840-1877), born in Penzance, England, arrived in Australia on the ship 'Hollander' in 1857. He was a merchant seaman who was awarded the Albert Medal in gold for gallantry in 1867. He was killed in 1877 when the steamer 'Yarra Yarra' sank while entering the port of Newcastle, N.S.W.

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Identifiers

PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

PXA 1218

Record Identifier

YezdEyA9

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https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/YezdEyA9

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Reference code

888229

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