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Digital Photograph - Rose's Stereoscopic Views, The Anvil Rock, Grampians, circa 1900 Image Reg. No: MM 111156

Description Of Content:
This stereograph shows twin images of a large rock formation known as 'Anvil Rock' in the Grampians, with a small party of men and women resting beneath it.

This stereograph shows large rock formation known as 'Anvil Rock' in the Grampians, with a small party of men and women resting beneath it, circa 1900. 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: Bush Excursions
Tertiary Classification: bushwalking
Original Caption: The Anvil Rock, Grampians, Vic.
Inscriptions: Front (LHS): Sold only by GEORGE ROSE PUBLISHER, Melbourne. Front (bottom): 1712. The Anvil Rock, Grampians, Vic. Front (RHS): ROSES STEREOSCOPIC VIEWS COPYRIGHT.
People Depicted: unknown
Organisations Depicted: Grampians National Park
Format: Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Grampians, Victoria, Australia, circa 1900

Source of Date Depicted: Assistant curator's estimate, based on clothing.
Photographer: George Rose

Professional photographer.

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