Photograph - Lorne Through the Gum Trees, Lorne, Victoria, circa 1920s Image Reg. No: MM 108745

Monochrome photograph looking across Loutit Bay, Lorne, through the gum trees. It is part of a collection of glass plate negatives, stereoscopic negatives, panoramas, postcards, photographs and cameras belonging to the William S Anderson Collection.

William Anderson purchased 'Norman and Brown's' photographic business in December 1899 and began a strong association with Lorne that was to last for 50 years. From 1898 until his death in 1948 Anderson photographed the changing surrounding landscapes and visitors of guest houses in the area.
Black and white silver gelatin photograph.
Description Of Content:
Landscape showing a beach scene with buildings near the shore. A tree lined road is pictured in the foreground with mountains in the distance.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs Jean Clowes
Source: Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 65 mm (Height), 88 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: beaches, rural victoria, fences, roads, mountains, coastal landscapes, coastlines, landscape photography
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection
Primary Classification: ENVIRONMENTS
Secondary Classification: Coastal
Tertiary Classification: beachscapes
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Lorne District, Victoria, Australia, circa 1920s
Photographer: Mr William Anderson, Lorne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1920s

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