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Cabinet Photograph - W. Mountjoy's Royal Mail Coach & Passengers, Lorne, Victoria, 1890s Reg. No: MM 109697
- Black and white image of W. Mountjoy's horsedrawn coach, with people sitting on roof of coach and inside coach. 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.
- Cabinet photograph featuring a monochrome silver gelatin photograph on cream mount board.
- Description Of Content:
- Horsedrawn carriage with passengers at Lorne, Victoria.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mrs Jean Clowes
- Source: Museum Victoria
|Dimensions:||106 mm (Height), 165 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||rural victoria, bridges, trees, horsedrawn vehicles, carriages, travel tourism, road transport, carts, coaches, people|
|Themes this item is part of:||Images & Image Making Collection|
|Primary Classification:||ROAD TRANSPORT|
|Secondary Classification:||Horse Drawn Vehicles|
|Tertiary Classification:||passenger carriages|
|Inscriptions:||Printed in brown ink on the back of mount board: 'J. S. NORMAN, / PHOTOGRAPHER / LORNE.'
Printed in purple ink on the back of mount card: 'J. W. BROWN, / PHOTOGRAPHER, / LORNE.'
|Place & Date Depicted:||Victoria, Australia, circa 1890s|
|Creator:||Mr J Norman, Lorne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1890s|
|Photographer:||Mr William Anderson, Lorne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1890s|