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[Mosmans Bay, 1889 / drawn by George Podmore]

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Record title

[Mosmans Bay, 1889 / drawn by George Podmore]

Call numbers

SV/186

Record identifier

YoldaNy9

[Mosmans Bay, 1889 / drawn by George Podmore]

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[Mosmans Bay, 1889 / drawn by George Podmore]

Full title

[Mosmans Bay, 1889 / drawn by George Podmore]

Date

1889

Call Numbers

SV/186

Record Identifier

YoldaNy9
Physical Description

Contents

1 watercolour - 20.0 x 29.3 cm

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Fonds

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Copying Conditions

Out of copyright : Artist died before 1955

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

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

A watercolour of Mosmans Bay showing a fenced cottage on the harbour foreshore and a footbridge across the bay. A gabled roof, probably the roof of 'The Nest', can be seen in the background behind trees

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Full title

[Mosmans Bay, 1889 / drawn by George Podmore]

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

General note

In 1880 a bridge was constructed across the head of Mosman Bay to replace one that had been swept away in 1876 by a gale. It was constructed using mostly saplings and bamboo trunks from 'The Rangers'. It was replaced by a firmer structure in 1902.

Reference:
Mosman : a history / Gavin Souter. Carlton, Vic. : Melbourne University Press,...

Signature / Inscriptions

Signed and dated 'G Podmore 89' in image at bottom right

Description source

Identified as Mosmans Bay by Head, Pictures Section, Mitchell Library, December 2010

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Purchased from Hordern House Rare Books, November 2010

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PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

SV/186

Record Identifier

YoldaNy9

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Reference code

913823

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