Postcard - 'A Glimpse Through The Gums', Lorne, Victoria, circa 1930s Image Reg. No: MM 109012

Postcard with a monochrome image of 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.
Postcard featuring a black and white silver gelatin photograph. Text printed below image.
Description Of Content:
Coastal landscape picturing a dirt road, trees and a fence in foreground. Beach and hills shown in the background, Lorne, Victoria.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs Jean Clowes
Source: Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 88 mm (Height), 138 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: rural victoria, fences, trees, roads, hills, coastal landscapes, landscape photography, oceans
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection
Primary Classification: ENVIRONMENTS
Secondary Classification: Rural
Tertiary Classification: roadscapes
Inscriptions: Printed in black ink on the front of postcard: 'A Glimpse Through The Gums, Lorne.'

Printed in black ink on the back of postcard: 'POST CARD / CORRESPONDENCE / ADDRESS ONLY / AUSTRALIA / KODAK / AUSTRALIA / KODAK'
Format: Postcard: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Lorne District, Victoria, Australia, circa 1930s
Photographer: Mr William Anderson, Lorne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1930s

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