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Scenes in the Northern Territory, Queensland and South Australia, 1886-1933 [picture] / RJA
Bib ID 3044236
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Online Versions
Description between 1886 and 1933 
1 album (32 drawings) : pencil and ink on paper ; album 18 x 27.5 cm. 
Partial contents
  • Sketches of: 1. The "Bangora" aground off Thursday Island
  • 2. Cooktown, from sitting room of the Sovereign Hotel
  • 3. Looking up the Endeavour River, from the sitting room of the Sovereign Hotel Cooktown
  • 4. Hospital Cooktown, July 28th '86
  • 5. In the hills near Cooktown
  • 6. Burns Filps & Co. warf [wharf], Normanton, Augst. 8th '86
  • 7. View of the river and warf, Normanton
  • 8. Spot on the bank of the Nicholson River where W. Button was murdered by blacks on 2nd December 1877
  • 9. Near the crossing of the Lemon River, overland track Burktown [Burketown?] to Palmerston N.T.
  • 10. Fall on the Wickham River two miles below the crossing, Sunday 19th Dec 1886
 
Notes

Title devised by cataloguer.

Inscriptions: most of the sketches have a caption beneath the image in pencil or ink, and most are signed "RJA", some have a date. "Album" in gold lettering in album cover.

Condition: some foxing and discolouring of sketches. Album: spine and corners worn, one or more pages missing at front of album.

Also available online https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-144421999 PIC Volume 1107 #PIC/3239/1-32 copy

Source of Acquisition Purchased, 2000. 
Subjects Queensland -- Pictorial works.  |  Northern Territory -- Pictorial works.  |  South Australia -- Pictorial works.
Exhibited Exhibited "The Sound of the Sky", Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory, March - July 2006, touring 2006 - 2008. 
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500 |aTitle devised by cataloguer.
500 |aInscriptions: most of the sketches have a caption beneath the image in pencil or ink, and most are signed "RJA", some have a date. "Album" in gold lettering in album cover.
500 |aCondition: some foxing and discolouring of sketches. Album: spine and corners worn, one or more pages missing at front of album.
505 2 |aSketches of: 1. The "Bangora" aground off Thursday Island -- 2. Cooktown, from sitting room of the Sovereign Hotel --3. Looking up the Endeavour River, from the sitting room of the Sovereign Hotel Cooktown -- 4. Hospital Cooktown, July 28th '86 --5. In the hills near Cooktown -- 6. Burns Filps & Co. warf [wharf], Normanton, Augst. 8th '86 -- 7. View of the river and warf, Normanton -- 8. Spot on the bank of the Nicholson River where W. Button was murdered by blacks on 2nd December 1877 -- 9. Near the crossing of the Lemon River, overland track Burktown [Burketown?] to Palmerston N.T. -- 10. Fall on the Wickham River two miles below the crossing, Sunday 19th Dec 1886 -- 11. Cattle camped in the jungle on the bank of Wickham River, Xmas day 1886 -- 12. Sturt St. model school, Feb 3rd '89 -- 13. [untitled, same as Hotel on bank of Adelaide River] -- 14. Stokes Hill and jetty from esplanade -- 15. Government residence Palmerston -- 16. Corner of "The camp", Port Darwin -- 17. The Adelaide, hotel on the bank of Adelaide River -- 18. "Jacky"bringing home the Xams mail from south -- 19. Flagstaff Hill, Cooktown -- 20. Fort Hill and Chinees [Chinese] sanpan -- 21. Kapler's one of [?Pfossks] camps on the Bardem [or Burdem] -- 22. [untitled, sailing boat] -- 23. "Victor" Learey Amer. R., Passing Standrle Camps [?] -- 24. Small lake at Head of Edith River, Northern Territory -- 25. Springvale Station N.T., Katherine River -- 26. [untitled, figures on wharf and boats] -- 27. Preserving room, Kingscott Fish Preserving Corps Works, Kangaroo Island --28. Kingscott Fish Preserving Station, Kangaroo Island -- 29. [untitled, rear view of man with gun and dead bird] -- 30. [untitled, three-masted sailing ship] -- 31. Every day life at Kangaroo Island Fishery -- 32. [untitled, 3 figures].
530 |aAlso available online|uhttps://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-144421999|3PIC Volume 1107 #PIC/3239/1-32 copy
541 |aPurchased, 2000.|5ANL
585 |aExhibited "The Sound of the Sky", Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory, March - July 2006, touring 2006 - 2008.|5AuCNL
651 0 |aQueensland|vPictorial works.
651 0 |aNorthern Territory|vPictorial works.
651 0 |aSouth Australia|vPictorial works.
856 4 1 |zNational Library of Australia digitised item. PIC Volume 1107 #PIC/3239/1-32 copy|uhttps://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-144421999|xfulltext
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