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Digital Photograph - Rose's Stereoscopic Views, Winter at The Hospice, Buffalo Ranges, circa 1900 Image 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
Discipline: History

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Themes this item is part of: Leisure Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: RECREATION & TOURISM
Secondary Classification: Travel - Accommodation
Tertiary Classification: exteriors
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.
People Depicted: unknown
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.
Photographer: George Rose

Professional photographer.

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