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Meyer and Corlass family photographs, ephemera and realia, ca. 1896-1951, 197-?

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Meyer and Corlass family photographs, ephemera and realia, ca. 1896-1951, 197-?

Call numbers

PXE 1308 , R 1185 , Status: On display - The Collectors’ Gallery, Case 3, Shelf 58 - applies to R 1185

Record identifier

YoldvjQ9

Meyer and Corlass family photographs, ephemera and realia, ca. 1896-1951, 197-?

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Meyer and Corlass family photographs, ephemera and realia, ca. 1896-1951, 197-?

Full title

Meyer and Corlass family photographs, ephemera and realia, ca. 1896-1951, 197-?

Author / Creator

Date

ca. 1896-1951, 197-?

Call Numbers

PXE 1308 , R 1185 , Status: On display - The Collectors’ Gallery, Case 3, Shelf 58 - applies to R 1185

Record Identifier

YoldvjQ9
Physical Description

Contents

Approximately 90 photographs (in 3 albums)

38 ephemera items (postcards)

6 ephemera items

Approximately 255 photographs - 38 x 32 cm. or smaller - gelatin silver

2 certificates - 28 x 22 cm. - chromolithograph

1 computer disk - CD-ROM

2 commemorative medals - 62 x 50 mm. - bronze?

Other Descriptions

Level of description

Fonds

Access and use

Copying Conditions

Out of copyright : Created before 1955 - applies to photographs

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

Physical Access Conditions

Access to this pictures collection via appointment only. Please submit your request through Ask a Librarian : Applies to R 1185

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

PXE 1308

Chiefly family photographs of the Meyer and Corlass families, ca.1896-1951, in Noumea, Maryborough, Burleigh Heads, Brisbane, Cabbage Tree Creek, Mt. Crosby and Nerang, Qld.; include photographs of the Ryan, Guthrie and Langdon families.

Mounted photographs include Alexandre & Louise Meyer, 1871-1913 (print by The Crown Studi...

ALTERNATIVE TITLES

Full title

Meyer and Corlass family photographs, ephemera and realia, ca. 1896-1951, 197-?

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

Author / Creator

NOTES

General note

Photographs show the Corlass family at home at Cabbage Tree Creek, Qld., where a house was built for Edwin Corlass, the superintendent of the construction of Lake Manchester dam, 1916.

This pictorial material is part of the Auguste Jules Meyer miscellaneous papers, 1866-1944, at MLDOC 2792

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Presented by Mr E. (Ted) Meyer, February 1977, August 1977 and April 2005
Pic.Acc.4052

Administrative / Biographical history

Auguste Jules Meyer was born in Noumea on 15 September 1886. He arrived in Sydney on 19 August 1908 and became a naturalised British subject in May 1922. He was employed as a typist by Rylands & Sons (Colonial) Pty. Ltd., cotton goods indentors from October 1908 until March 1909. In March 1909 he joined Picard-Goulet Fils, wool and sheepskin buyers...

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PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

PXE 1308 , R 1185 , Status: On display - The Collectors’ Gallery, Case 3, Shelf 58 - applies to R 1185

Record Identifier

YoldvjQ9

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https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/YoldvjQ9

OTHER IDENTIFIERS

Reference code

908927

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