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William Lanny [sic], 1866

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3088C/1

Scope and Contents

185 x 179 mm. A full-faced portrait of William Lanne looking to one side of the camera. Lanne for many years worked on whaling ships out of Hobart Town and died in February 1869 of cholera contracted on his return from a whaling voyage. For further information on his life see Bonwick, pp. 394-95.


  • 1866


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Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition apart from overall yellowing.

Existence and Location of Copies

CN 1037.




Woolley, Charles A, 1834-1922, photographer

Finding aid date

2006-08-10 11:31:14+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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