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- A Place & Date Depicted Mt Buffalo, Australia
Digital Photograph - Rose's Stereoscopic Views, Winter at The Hospice, Buffalo Ranges, circa 1900 Reg. No: MM 111147
- Description Of Content:
- This stereograph shows twin images of a rustic wooden building under heavy snow, with two men in the foreground up to their waists in snow. One is in a suit with bowler hat and watch-chain.
This stereograph shows the Hospice on Mount Buffalo under snow, circa 1900. Two men stand hip deep in snow in the foreground. This stereograph came from a collection of Melba Ryan's grandparents, Josephine and Martin Nowlan. A lot of them were bought around Federation as souvenirs. They were passed down to Melba's mother, Doris Holden, who passed them down to her.
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from Mr Dennis Ryan, 2006
|Themes this item is part of:||Leisure Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection|
|Primary Classification:||RECREATION & TOURISM|
|Secondary Classification:||Travel - Accommodation|
|Original Caption:||Winter at the Hospice, Buffalo Ranges, Victoria.|
|Inscriptions:||Front (LHS): Sold only by GEORGE ROSE PUBLISHER, Melbourne. Front (Bottom) 601 Winter at the Hospice, Buffalo Ranges Vic. Front (RHS): ROSES STEREOSCOPIC VIEWS COPYRIGHT.|
|Organisations Depicted:||Mount Buffalo National Park; Mount Buffalo Hospice|
|Format:||Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Mount Buffalo, Victoria, Australia, circa 1900
Source of Date Depicted: Based on the approximate date that the Hospice, which features in the photograph, was built and the Mount Buffalo National Park, its location, declared.