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Document - 'Intercolonial Exhibition 1866', Governor Davey's Proclamation to the Aborigines, Melbourne, circa 1866 Reg. No: HT 29740 1
- Type-written sheet in red ink accompanying and describing the Van Diemen's 1830 proclamation reproduced as a sepia coloured postcard for the Melbourne Intercolonial Exhibition 1866, by Thomas Ellis & Co., photographers, Melbourne.
- Type-written sheet in red ink and white paper. Corrosive marks are visible in the upper left corner from a staple that held the two items together when they arrived at the Museum.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Margaret Malseed, 2011
|Dimensions:||183 mm (Height), 126 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||aboriginal depictions, postcards, photographers, aboriginal history, aboriginal contact, exhibitions melbourne 1865-1879, exhibitions melbourne intercolonial victorian exhibitions 1860-1869, exhibitions melbourne 1853-1866|
|Themes this item is part of:||Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|Primary Classification:||PUBLIC EVENTS|
|Secondary Classification:||Melbourne Intercolonial Exhibition 1866|
|Place & Date of Event:||Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1866
Used to promote Tasmanian Court at the Melbourne Intercolonial Exhibition 1866