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Views of Melbourne / J.H. Kerr
Bib ID 7123932
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline [still image, sheet]
Author
Kerr, John Hunter, 1821-1874, photographer
 
Online Versions
Description 1839-1861 
1 album : albumen ; 31.2 x 43 cm, in slipcase 32 x 43.5 x 3 cm 
Notes

Title from spine.

"Views of Melbourne from the Club, April 10th 1861. J.H.K."--written in ink on endpaper.

"The photographer of these fine and unique early Photographs (J.H. KERR) of MELBOURNE, was the Author of "Glimpses of Life in Victoria" published in 1872. The Views are all dated 1861 except the 1st. Photograph which is dated 1839"--typed on green card attached to endpaper.

"Miss Stewart. With Mr. JH Kerr's compliments. May 9th 1861"--written in ink on first unnumbered leaf.

The "Club" mentioned by the photographer is the Melbourne Club, located at 26 Collins Street, Melbourne.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-288986538

Source of Acquisition Purchased at the sale of the Denis Joachim Collection, Mossgreen Auctions, Melbourne, 19-21 June 2016, lot 526. 
Subjects Architectural photography -- Victoria -- Melbourne.  |  Streets -- Victoria -- Melbourne -- Photographs.  |  Collins Street (Melbourne, Vic.) -- Photographs.  |  Melbourne (Vic.) -- Photographs.
Also Titled

Views of Melbourne from the Club

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