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Record title

A collection of photographs of buildings and views in New South Wales [Sydney and Zig Zag Railway, Lithgow] ... / Thomas Richards, Government Printer, 1873

Call numbers

PXD 557

Record identifier

nZNo35Jn

A collection of photographs of buildings and views in New South Wales [Sydney and Zig Zag Railway, Lithgow] ... / Thomas Richards, Government Printer, 1873

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https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/nZNo35Jn

A collection of photographs of buildings and views in New South Wales [Sydney and Zig Zag Railway, Lithgow] ... / Thomas Richards, Government Printer, 1873

Full title

A collection of photographs of buildings and views in New South Wales [Sydney and Zig Zag Railway, Lithgow] ... / Thomas Richards, Government Printer, 1873

Date

1873

Call Numbers

PXD 557

Record Identifier

nZNo35Jn
Physical Description

Contents

3 albums (ca. 65 albumen photoprints in each album) - images 26.5 x 22 cm. or smaller, in albums 42 x 53 cm.

Other Descriptions

Level of description

Fonds

Access and use

Physical Access Conditions

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

Issue Copy

Partly Digitised : vol. 3 only (David Scott Mitchell copy)

More information

SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

Vols. 1-3 are three copies of a published album, with variations:
Vol. 1 with accompanying mss letter, from G. Eagar, N.S.W. Treasury, to A. H. Palmer, M.P., Brisbane, dated 28th July 1875
Vol. 2 without frontispiece
Vol. 3 Contains an additional photograph titled 'Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, 1873'; handwritten captions on three of the...

ALTERNATIVE TITLES

Full title

A collection of photographs of buildings and views in New South Wales [Sydney and Zig Zag Railway, Lithgow] ... / Thomas Richards, Government Printer, 1873

NOTES

General note

Photographs taken 1870-1871. Reference: The mechanical eye in Australia, photography 1841-1900 / Alan Davies & Peter Stanbury. Melbourne University Press, 1985, p.60

Three copies of this album are held:
Vol. 1 with accompanying mss letter, from G. Eagar, N.S.W. Treasury, to A. H. Palmer, M.P., Brisbane, dated 28th July 1875
Vol. 2 w...

Signature / Inscriptions

Title continues: "Presented to the / Delegates representing the Australian Colonies, and / New Zealand, / at / the Intercolonial Conference held in Sydney, / January - February, 1873"
Beneath the printed title are publication details, "Sydney: Thomas Richards, Government Printer. - 1873
`New South Wales Photographs 1873' -- Cover title

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Vol. 1 Transfer from Mitchell Library Printed Books Collection F981.1/N, Jan 1996
Vol. 2 Presented by New South Wales Government Printer, 26 Jul 1905 (Transferred from Public Library 20 Dec 1947)
Vol. 3 Bequeathed by D.S. Mitchell, 1907 (from the Alfred Lee Collection)

Identifiers

PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

PXD 557

Record Identifier

nZNo35Jn

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https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/nZNo35Jn

OTHER IDENTIFIERS

Reference code

105903

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