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Social effects during the gold rush, 2 [picture] / Horner
Bib ID 5055151
Format PicturePicture
Author
Horner, Arthur, 1916-1997
 
Description ca. 1980 
1 drawing : pen and ink ; image 20.3 x 27.5 cm., on sheet 25 x 31.4 cm. 
Series

Horner, Arthur, 1916-1997. Dig, a graphic history of terra australis incognita.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer based on printed label.

Part of the collection: Dig, a graphic history of terra australis incognita.

Inscriptions: "DIG Strip No. 50 (ii)"--In pencil above image; "The towns emptied as tradesmen, clerks, ships' crews, even gentlemen headed for El Dorado. On the goldfields the diggers endured hardships and lived in hope. In the near-deserted towns there was also hardship, but not much hope"--Printed on label below image; Printers instructions below image.

Condition: Tape stains, stained, yellowing.

Subjects Australian wit and humor, Pictorial.  |  Gold mines and mining -- Australia -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Australia -- Social life and customs -- Caricatures and cartoons.
Other authors/contributors Horner, Arthur, 1916-1997
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