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James Sutherland, sentenced in Launceston on 29 May 1883, Tasmania [picture]
Bib ID 4270311
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
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Description 1883 
1 photograph on carte-de-visite mount : albumen ; 9.4 x 5.6 cm., on mount 10.4 x 6.4 cm. 
Series

Convict portraits, Port Arthur, 1874.

Notes

No photographer name or studio stamp appears on these photographs. Formerly attributed to Thomas J. Nevin, the portraits are now considered more likely to have been taken by A.H. Boyd. See: Julia Clark. A question of attribution: Port Arthur's convict portraits in Journal of Australian Colonial History, Vol 12, 2010, p77-97.

Part of collection: Convict portraits, Port Arthur, 1874.

Gunson Collection file 203/7/54.

Title from inscription on reverse.

Inscription: Name and date--On reverse.

Executed on 4 June 1883.

Uncertain that this convict was an inmate of Port Arthur.

Foxing on sides of mount.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-142918711

Subjects Sutherland, James -- Portraits.  |  Convicts -- Tasmania -- Port Arthur -- Portraits.
Other authors/contributors Boyd, A. H. (Aldolarius Humphrey), 1829-1891

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