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Negative - Footscray, Victoria, 1887 Image Reg. No: MM 5352

Description Of Content:
A man and three women in front of the Victoria Hotel in Victoria Street, Footscray around 1887. The hotel later burnt down.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mr F. Carson, 1988
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: hotels, signage, street lighting
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: COMMERCE & RETAILING
Secondary Classification: Hotels & Accommodation
Tertiary Classification: exteriors
Organisations Depicted: Victoria Hotel
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Footscray, Victoria, Australia, 1887


A O'Brien Posted on 24 May 2010 9:09 PM
I believe this photograph could possibly show my g g g grandfather, George Augustus Potter. He was the licensee of the Victoria Hotel Footscray at that time. He may be the elderly man seated in this photograph.

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