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Photographs of Queensland agriculture, industry and scenery circa 1910, 1910

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3085O

Scope and Contents

Contains loose photographs, taken by the Brisbane Department of Agriculture and Stock to illustrate the industry and countryside of Queensland. Accompanied by a typed checklist dated 8 June 1910, from the Department of Agriculture and Stock, and listing 111 photographs, 47 of which are missing. Captions from the checklist have been copied onto backs of prints in blue crayon, and each print is stamped on reverse 'Department of Agriculture and Stock'.


  • Creation: 1910


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1 file(s) (64 images in 1 file)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Originally obtained for the Colonial Visual Instruction Committee by A.H. Fisher for making into lantern slides. Sent to Fisher by the Brisbane Department of Agriculture and Stock.

Existence and Location of Copies

This file is available on microfiche: Australasia, fiche numbers 23-24.


Several of the prints appear in: Queensland. Government Intelligence and Tourist Board [1915], 'Glimpses of sunny Queensland', Brisbane.




Queensland, Australia. Department of Agriculture and Stock

Finding aid date

2002-10-17 17:17:48+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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