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Photograph - Portrait of a Woman, 1916 Reg. No: MM 123874
- One of 63 postcards contained in an album that was owned by Cliff Nowell. There are 25 postcards mounted inside the album and 38 postcard held loosely with in it, (loose postcards housed separately).
The images depict photographs of sailors from HMAS Australia and of family and friends. It also conatins a mixture of hand-painted cards (two), original photographs (mostly studio or professional) and several commerical postcards.
- Black and white silver gelatin photograph with postcard backing.
- Description Of Content:
- Studio portrait of a woman (Bess) wearing a nursing uniform and cape, 1916.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mr Trevor Plumridge, 1986
|Dimensions:||137 mm (Height), 87 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||uniforms, portraits, postcards, military memorabilia, nurses, naval forces, photographic studios|
|Themes this item is part of:||Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|Secondary Classification:||Female - Individuals|
|Inscriptions:||Printed in black ink on the back of the post card; '320 OXFORD / ST ESMA / SYDNEY / POST CARD / CORRESPONDENCE / ADDRESS ONLY'
Hand written in black ink on the back of the image; 'Cliff / Yours Truely / Bess.'
Hand written in grey pencil on the back of the photograph; '1916'
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Victoria, Australia, 1916|
|Original Owner:||Clifford Nowell - Royal Australian Navy (RAN)|