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Watson's Queensland album of photographic scenery

 Fonds
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3085A

Scope and Contents

A commercial album containing ten mounted prints mainly 205 x 150 mm, with printed title page and captions. Published by Watson and Co., Queen Street, Brisbane. Photographed by John Watson.

Dates

  • 1873

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

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Biographical / Historical

John Watson was a commercial photographer. He was active in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, from 1855 to circa 1875. Watson had studios in: Edward Street, North Brisbane 1855 (this was a branch of Glaisters, Sydney); Queen Street, Brisbane, 1862-1875; Stanley Street, South Brisbane 1874.

Extent

10 item(s) (10 images)

Language of Materials

English

Existence and Location of Copies

This collection is available on microfiche: Australasia, fiche number 17.

General

This item level description was entered by MJC and NE using information from the original typescript catalogue.

Originator(s)

John Watson and Co

Includes index.
Date
2006-08-02 09:02:49+00:00
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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