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John Meredith dressed for church, Holbrook, New South Wales, approximately 1934
Bib ID 7818400
Format PicturePicture [still image, sheet]
Description approximately 1934 
1 photograph : gelatin silver ; 7.2 x 6 cm, on sheet 29.7 x 21 cm 
Series

Real Folk portrait photographs, 1953-1992.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer from printed inscription on sheet, acquisition documentation, and reference sources.

Part of collection: Real Folk portrait photographs, 1953-1992.

Inscriptions: "For intra-foreword #4"--Upper left ; "The third stage of my photographic education was the making of prints using 'Velox' Gaslight paper, which had to be developed as well as fixed. Exposed to a kerosene lamp, which was all we had, the print was developed in shade behind a screen, then washed in a number of changes of water, pumped from a neighbour's well. Dressed ready for church, ca. 1934."--Typed text lower middle.

"Only existing print - No negative held"--Typed text on small yellow note glued to sheet upper right corner.

Condition: Glued on sheet, buckled, silvering, tape stains, tears, yellowing.

Subjects Meredith, John, 1920-2001 -- Portraits.  |  Folklorists -- New South Wales -- Holbrook -- Photographs.  |  Folk musicians -- New South Wales -- Holbrook -- Photographs.  |  Concertina players -- New South Wales -- Holbrook -- Photographs.  |  Holbrook (N.S.W.) -- Social life and customs -- Photographs.
Other authors/contributors Meredith, John, 1920-2001

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