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Why Dalgety should be the Australian capital [picture] / Kerry, Sydney
Bib ID 461321
Format PicturePicture
Author
Kerry, Charles H. (Charles Henry), 1857-1928
 
Description 1908 
1 folded sheet (4 images, 3 p. of text) : b&w ; 12 x 56 cm. folded to 12 x 14 cm. 
Summary

Three images of the Snowy River, two above Dalgety and one of the source; and one of Cotter Creek.

Notes

Federal capital series.

"Reproduced from The Bulletin, March 12 [5, 26,19] 1908" - beneath each image.

Inscriptions: "The Bulletin asks J. Thomson Esq. M.P. to hesitate before giving a provincial vote against Dalgety, the only possible Australian capital, J. Edmund, Editor" -- handwritten in ink (?) on outer page. "Reproduced from The Bulletin, March 12 [5, 26,19] 1908" - printed beneath each image. "Photo - Kerry, Sydney" beneath each image.

Subjects Australia -- Capital and capitol.  |  Snowy River (N.S.W. and Vic.) -- Pictorial works.  |  Cotter River (A.C.T.) -- Pictorial works.

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