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Carte de Visite - House Exterior, Australia, 1854-1890 Image Reg. No: MM 043494

Summary:
One of thirty nine cartes de visite from the Harvie Collection.
Description:
Carte de visite featuring an albumen photograph on cream card with brown text.
Description Of Content:
Residential building surrounded by bushland. A corrugated iron water tank is shown beside the house.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Miss E. Harvie, 1982
Acknowledgement:
Source: Museum Victoria
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 63 mm (Height), 103 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: houses, domestic life, trees, ferns, water tanks, backyards, bushland, residences, cartes de visites
Themes this item is part of: Domestic & Community Life Collection, Images & Image Making Collection
Primary Classification: DOMESTIC LIFE
Secondary Classification: Residential Buildings
Tertiary Classification: backyards
Inscriptions: Hand written in grey pencil on back of card: '33256 / 153'

Printed in brown ink on front of card: 'CAREFULLY PRESERVED'

Printed in brown ink on back of card: 'JOHNSTONE. O'SHANNESSY & CO, 250&252 GEORGES ST, SYDNEY.'
Format: Photograph: Black & White; Carte de Visite
Place & Date Depicted: Australia, 1854-1890
Photographer: Johnstone O'Shannessy & Co, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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