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Richard Ledgar collection of photographs, 1858-1910 [picture]
Bib ID 1585460
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
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Description [1858-1910] 
ca. 421 photographs ; b&w, sepia toned ; image 50 x 63.5 cm. and smaller. 
Summary

Professor F.W Ledgar's collection of photographs consists of works by numerous well known photographers such as J.W. Beattie, Charles Nettleton, Nicholas Caire, Samuel Sweet, E.G. Amos and the Bardwell's Studios. There is also a small proportion of photographs by unknown photographers. The photographs were taken between 1858 and 1910 and show public buildings and street scenes in Melbourne, Sydney, Bendigo, Ballarat and Hobart. Many also show country life in Victoria, New South Wales, New Zealand and Tasmania.

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Title supplied by cataloguer.

Selected images individually catalogued and digitised.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-146698224

Has Sub-series

Has subcollection: The six photographs from original designs by Australian artists presented to each subscriber

Has subcollection: Bardwell's photographic views of Ballarat, 1882

Has subcollection: Nettleton's photo-views of Victoria

Has subcollection: Photo-views of Melbourne & suburbs

Has subcollection: Views of Bendigo, [2]

Has subcollection: Views of Victoria (general series)

Has subcollection: Album of photographs of Tasmania

Subjects Sydney (N.S.W.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Photographs.  |  Melbourne (Vic.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Photographs.  |  Ballarat (Vic.) -- Photographs.  |  New South Wales -- Photographs.  |  Tasmania -- Photographs.  |  Victoria -- Photographs.
Other authors/contributors Beattie, J. W. (John Watt), 1859-1930  |  Caire, Nicholas, 1837-1918  |  Sweet, Samuel White, 1825-1886  |  Nettleton, Charles, 1826-1902  |  Amos, E. G  |  Bardwell's Royal Studio (Firm)

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PIC Drawer Q103 #PIC/3323/1-13 Special Collections Reading Room
PIC/3313-PIC/3373 LOC Drawer Q102-Q105 Special Collections Reading Room
PIC/8001/1-7 LOC Drawer PIC/8001 Special Collections Reading Room

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